EARS March 2021



March 2021 “Recommended” Songs Considered for Pub Luncheon.  
Congratulations to the writers below who had songs recommended for consideration for our 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 Spring 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  

Don Tucker “Six String Prayer” Bryant, AR 

Michael R.J. Roth “That’s Why Songs Begin In Bars” Rio Rancho, NM 

Marika Hallendy-Mallon “Merry Christmas In Heaven” Ottawa, ON 

Randy Michael “That’s The Life I Want To Live” North Attleboro, MA 

Dani Stone “Styx and Bones” Nashville, TN 

Jillian Limbert “Homewrecker” Westford, MA 

Daniel Herr “One More Night” “Only Life” “Psychopath” Nashville, TN 

Carrie DeMaeyer “Heartbreak Revival” Guelph, ON 

Ryan Brisotti “Stop Drop and Roll” Nashville, TN 

Daniel Leathersich “Afterlife” “Going Through The Motion” Nashville, TN 

Eve Suchy “George Straight Daydream” Mandan, ND 

Jeff Roe “An I Love You Ago” Arlington, TN 

Delaney Faulds “Everything You Don’t See” Owens Cross Roads, AL 

Russ Parrish “River Rising” Burnsville, MN 

Caroline Dare “Heart Problem” Greenville, NC 

Durand Robinson “Fear Less” Hoover, AL 

Brandon Guinn “How Far Out of Nashville” Denver, CO 

Randy Barb “Pictures on the Fridge” Wichita, KS 


*Names listed above do not reflect writers who have had songs recommended at any time other than March 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!   


Skylar Gregg: Nashville, TN 

Delaney Faulds: Owens Cross Roads, AL 

Ella Hartt: Edmonton, AB 

Michael R.J. Roth: Rio Rancho, NM 

Brad McKinney: Richmond, KY 

Michael Manetz: Gainesville, FL 

Randy Michael: North Attleboro, MA 

Dani Stone: Nashville, TN 

Klare Essad: Nashville, TN 

Phillip Hommes: Two Harbors, MN 

Jillian Limbert: Westford, MA 

David Counts: Jupiter, FL 

Larry Lawrence Palaszynski: West Seneca, NY 

Chaislyn Jane King: Baton Rouge, LA 

Richard Mack Harrell: Boca Raton, FL 

Michael Saleta: Nashville, TN 

Carrie DeMaeyer: Guelph, ON 

Arlen Russell: Russell, ON 

Karen Fallon: Winchester, MA 

Marisa Cirillo: Massapequa, NY 

Ryan Brisotti: Nashville, TN 

Daniel Leathersich: Nashville, TN 

Eve Suchy: Mandan, ND 

Richard Ingstad: Lebanon, TN 

Sarah Peterson: Lanesboro, MN 

Dave Quirk: Libertyville, IL 

David Lauver: Knoxville, TN 

Ben Johnson: Circle Pines, MN 

Barbara Eastep: Overland Park, KS 

Daniel Herr: Nashville, TN 

Robert Maxwell: East Meadow, NY 

Russ Parrish: Burnsville, MN 

Dori Weaver: Frisco, TX 

Cassie Betcher: Nashville, TN 

Adrian Parker: Arvada, CO 

Amy Vanator: Albany, IN 

Brian Garcia: Nashville, TN 

Zachary Foley: Los Angeles, CA 

Alexsi Mallory: Farmington, CT 

Michael Astrachan: Nashville, TN 

Linda Sclafani: Dublin, OH 

Gene Reid: Little Rock, AR 

Katie Pederson: Ann Arbor, MI 

Dan Allen: Grand Blanc, MI 

John Frank: Nashville, TN 

Dewey Longuski: Mason, MI 

Durand Robinson: Hoover, AL 

Amanda Ply: Las Vegas, NV 

Jessica Ott: Hendersonville, TN 

Brooke Buchanan: Richardson, TX 

Eliza Harrison Smith: Cabin John, MD 

George Dooley: Danville, CA 

Handsome Bill Kelly: Tarrytown, NY 

Karen Bowles: Knoxville, TN 

Lottie Corley: Littleton, NC 

Daniel Graff: St. Louis, MO 

Alan Peevy: Charleston, SC 

Tracy Richardson: Terre Haute, IN 

Charlie Miller: Douglasville, GA 


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