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NEWSLETTER 8-5-23 (click to open)








This Week


Tuesday 8-8 -23

Songwriting Workshop



Big News!

TSAI will be having our

first Fall Music Fest at

Johnny Cash's Storytellers

in Bon Aqua Tn,

Sunday October 29, 2-8 pm.

Pot-luck, $5 cover

Make your plans NOW!

If you want to play,

contact tsainashville@gmail.com

This place is Awesome!



The Middle Tennessee

Highland Games and

Celtic Festival are

September 9-10

Great Music and Fun!

A portion of all proceeds

go to the

Tennessee Breast Cancer

Coalition



"Songs of the Spirit"

Songwriter Night will be

Wednesday Aug 9th

Pot-luck beginning at

5:45

St. Luke CP Church

901 W Old Hickory Blvd

Madison Tn

Join Richard Trest,

Lance Carpenter, and

many others for some great

Inspirational Music!



Twitter

Our account has been revised.

SAME handle as before,

@TennesseesongW1




Important!

For Pitch procedure,

See previous Newsletters

and website.



TSAI has a QR code!


Takes ya right to our website, how

cool is THAT!

(of course, you're on the site now, but..)



NEWS!

TSAI YouTube Channel

"TSAI Nashville" on YouTube

"Songwriters Workshop Tips from TSAI"

PLEASE SUBSCRIBE!


https://youtube.com/@tsainashville1142




The TSAI

Artist and Songwriter Showcase at

Sam Ash Stores, Madison, Tn!

Every Saturday afternoon 2-5 pm


First half hour is open mic, winner gets

added to a showcase spot!

Audience vote, bring your friends!

To book, contact:


July

Annette Barkley AnnetteBarkley@gmail.com


August

Billy Coane BillyCoane@gmail.com


September

Looking for a host


October

Annette Barkley

AnnetteBarkley@gmail.com


December

Richard Trest

richardscafe@comcast.net


Our hosts will now rotate months,

so contact them all!


We are still looking for

2 more hosts to rotate in.

If interested, please email

or come to a meeting.



TSAI on NCTVN on ROKU TV

TSAI channel on Nashville Country Television Network

Our Around Town shows and Awards Shows

are up now, with more coming!

You may need to add NCTVN to your ROKU

On the Home page, scroll down past the

premier networks to "Add a Channel"

Type Nashville Country Television in

the search box,

select the Logo on the right, and let it load.

Scroll across to the TSAI Channel, and enjoy!

We're under "TV Shows".


TSAI has a NEW Domain Name!

Same website, just a new address,

tsainashville.com

Please begin using this, it will help make

us easier to find on search engines.



The office is back to

being "by appointment".

Since it was rarely taken

advantage of, this really

shouldn't matter.

PUBLISHERS, PLUGGERS, PRODUCERS, etc.

If you are looking for songs, just email TSAI at

when you want to come by!


TSAI is partnering with our friend

(Award Winning Hit Writer) Chris Wallin,

to get you his fantastic "Building Great Songs!"

See our Home page for details, TSAI members

get a discount, too!



Remember, you are now on our website.

Back up and look around!

"Stroll around the grounds until you feel at home..."


Please remember to use the Amazon links on our

website when you're on-line shopping.

Going to Amazon from our site helps TSAI!







Meeting Calendar


Tuesday 8-8-23

Workshop



Tuesday 8-15-23

Pitch-a-Pro

MC1 Records

In the room.

Looking for Traditional &

Pop Country, Pop,

and Christian songs.

You may begin sending

your requests

NOW.



TSAI AROUND TOWN calendar



- Saturdays -

Sam Ash Store in Madison

2-5 pm


contact

Annette Barkley (July)

Annettebarkley@gmail.com


Billy Coane (Aug)

Billycoane@gmail.com




- Wednesdays -

Sam Ash Store 3-5 pm

"Play With The Band"

The Ashtones, and maybe YOU!




OTHER NEWS


Storytellers

Bon Aqua, Tn

Songwriter Events

August 4th, 18th

September 15th, 22nd

October 6th, 27th


contact Kyle Majnaric

kylethomasofc@gmail.com



If you're in the SW Virginia area,

and want to go to the

TSAI Chapter meeting,

contact Brooke McGrady at 540-312-1593


Special news for our performing members!

If you're looking for a great option for

merch, contact our sponsor Helen's Pop Art!

We have worked out a deal for you

as a member of TSAI! Links above

and on the website.


TSAI has a new Chapter in Colorado!

Contact Revele at tsaicolorado@gmail.com



Venmo

You can now use Venmo for all your

purchases at TSAI!

Awards Show tickets,

membership renewals,

Real Country Music On Radio wristbands,

donations...


TSAI now has an Instagram account!

TSAI Nashville


Twitter: TennesseesongW1



SKILLS WE NEED

TSAI needs help with: IT, website development,

Blog writing,

photography, social media, accounting, and more.

If you'd like to get involved, we'd love


REAL COUNTRY MUSIC ON RADIO

wristbands are

available at tsainashville.com


Please help us convince Radio there should be 2 separate

Country music formats, Pop Country and Traditional Country

Twice as much room for all of us!


RESOURCES

Some other

recommended Recording Studios


Pat Lassiter patsbass@gmail.com

John Heinrich johnsteelsax@aol.com

Billy Coane billycoane@gmail.com



If you are looking to edit your video footage, or you'd like stage footage of

your event reach out to Joe @Shocker Editing somairot616@gmail.com.

It can be individual songs turned into music videos or an entire television show.







Tennessee Songwriters Association, International

www.tsainashville.com

615-582-0176

tsainashville@gmail.com

2416 Music Valley Dr, Nashville Tn 37214 #133

























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