EARS July 2021



July 2021 “Recommended” Songs Considered for Pub Luncheon.  
Congratulations to the writers below who had songs Recommended for Consideration for Publisher Luncheon. These were submitted to the Song Evaluation Service and were recommended by the NSAI Evaluators who reviewed them. NSAI staffers will review all songs recommended for the possibility of a Fall 2021 Publisher Luncheon. Be sure to take a look at the hometowns of these great writers. Who knows… you may find your next co- writer! With NSAI members from all over the world, one of these folks might live just around the corner from you!   


Recommended for Consideration  

Russell Dritz - "The Devli's A Liar" - Chappaqua, NY

Claire Bunnik - "Already Famous" - Pefferlaw, Ontario 

David Stark - "Cowboys And Dreamers" - Blowing Rock, NC

Richard Schroder - "They Said It Wouldn't Last" - Chestnut Hill, MA

Daniel Collins - "Dammed Old Radio" - Winterville, GA

Frank J. Snelson - "Livin' In My Name" - Rolla, MO

David Ayers - "Santa's Rocking Tonight" - Hoschton, GA

Eve Suchy - "Fire Work" - Mandan, ND

Brad McKinney - "Vinyl Resting Place" - Richmond, KY

Sandra DeVault - "Wheels Down" - Chester, MD

Pete Garfinkel - "Cooler Life" - Gainsville, FL



*Names listed above do not reflect writers who have had songs recommended at any time other than July 2021.  


These writers are being recognized by our evaluators as writers who are on the rise! These members have gotten the attention of our evaluators for their unique and promising writing skills. Keep an eye on these folks… they just keep getting better!   


Russell Dritz - Chappaqua, NY

Ella Hartt - Edmonton, Alberta

Tony Marcase - Kansas City, MO

Delaney Faulds - Owens Cross Roads, AL

Ryan Brisotti - Nashville, TN

Joy Hanna - Houston, TX

Jahnavi Goldstein - Nashville, TN

Claire Bunnik - Pefferlaw, Ontario

Michael Meiners - Winnetka, IL

David Stark - Blowing Rock, NC

Nick Serro - Brooklyn, NY

Richard Mack Harrell - Boca Raton, FL

Dan Allen - Grand Blanc, MI

Jayne Sachs - Trotwood, OH

Richard Schroder - Chestnut Hill, MA

Josephine Bruno - Hermitage, TN

Brian Williams - Cheyenne, WY

Daniel Collins - Winterville, GA

Irish Burch Johnston - Nashville, TN

Arlen Russell - Russell, Ontario

Jonathan McLendon - Franklin, TN

Robert "Bobby" Johnston - Strawberry Plains, TN

Dewey Longuski - Mason, MI

Ben Wagner - Nashville, TN

Dale Giffen - Toronto, Ontario

Jim McCarter - Topeka, KS

Frank J. Snelson - Rolla, MO

Phillip Bowen -Brownstown Township, MI

Madison Nolan - Franklin, TN

Larry Lauer - Torrington, CT

Jack DePietro - Bronx, NY

Chris Jacobson - Hampton, VA

Steven Huff - Middleton, OH

Matt Cairns - Lasswade

Kristen Budde - Murfreesboro, TN

Tracy Richardson - Terre Haute, IN

Brent Bennett - Nokomis, FL

Eve Suchy - Mandan, ND

Kamila Kiehne - Los Lunas, NM

Ronasue Jawetz - San Francisco, CA

Duane Funk - Palatine, IL

Jerry Kessler - Savannah, GA

Thomas White - Ochlocknee, GA

Nicole Spooner - Roswell, GA

Christopher Frensley Anderson - Cedar Park, TX

Barrett Bryant - Mt. Juliet, TN

Allison Cipris - Airmont, NY

Pierre Alexander - Nashville, TN

Michael Saleta - Nashville, TN

Jerry K Green - Hendersonville, TN

Mike Bridges - Valley, AL

Andrew Bundy - San Francisco, CA

Mary Alice Vanderwaters - Pineville, LA

Phillip Hommes - Two Harbors, MN

Daniel Graff - St. Louis, MO

Emily Hatton - Macleod, Victoria

David Counts - Jupiter, FL

Jeff Roe - Hendersonville, TN

Timothy Schlesener - Hideaway, TX

Paul Bathen - Jacksonville, FL

Brad McKinney - Richmond, KY

Alan Carpenter - El Paso, TX

Pete Garfinkel - Gainsville, FL

Howard Nichols - Lexington, SC

Sal Cosentino - Brooklyn, NY

Bill Simon - Paoli, PA

Becky Park - Woodside, NY

Bob Kamler - Platte City, MO

Tim Comeaux - Fall River, MA

Michael R.J. Roth - Rio Rancho, NM




*Names listed above do not reflect writers who have been recognized as "Ones to Watch" at any time other than July 2021.