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Ashley Gorley: 32 #1s and Counting

He’s a publisher, producer and the man behind 32 #1 hits. Meet Ashley Gorley:  writer on songs like Brad Paisley’s “Then,” Luke Bryan’s “That’s My Kind of Night, ” and Carrie Underwood’s “Dirty Laundry.” He was the guy DJing his middle school dances. He was the guy making tracks in high school. His passion for […] Read more…

Love it or hate it

“I want people to either love a mix, or hate a mix. The last thing I want them to do is be like, ‘yeah, that’s fine.’ ” In today’s episode of This Nashville Life we’re speaking with 10 time GRAMMY winning mixing engineer F Reid Shippen. He’s worked with the likes of Eric Church, Dierks […] Read more…

S2 Ep6: The Red Line

He’s represented clients like Chris Stapleton, Florida Georgia Line, and The Brothers Osborne. And guess what? He doesn’t wear a suit. There isn’t anything overly “slick” about him.  Meet entertainment attorney Chip Petree of Ritholz Levy. I met Chip on John & TJ Osborne’s tour bus in the middle of North Carolina. He was so […] Read more…

COCKTAIL HOUR 4.13.17

A GIPHY RECAP OF THIS WEEK’S COCKTAIL HOUR! First of all raise your hand if you’ve ever been in a twitter war. [Just the thought of one gets my pits sweaty.] Kelleigh got to be on a super cool panel of Nashville podcasters. By super cool we mean “nerdy, but still verrrrrrry cool.” Here are […] Read more…

S2 Ep5: Weekly Walmart Trip

Today we’re visiting with second generation session musician and ACM Guitar Player of the Year Derek Wells. He didn’t even pick up a guitar until late in high school, but once his interest in guitar playing really ignited, he applied himself in a really diligent way. While he was still waiting tables and hustling to […] Read more…

Cocktail Hour 3.30.17

Cheersies! Kev joins us for this week’s “Cocktail Hour” Listen here: First of all mother-in-law meme: (even though I really do love my mother-in-law ❤️) Now…….Pappy Van Winkle:   Kenny Chesney: Me + Devin Dawson at the Spotify party: Grady Smith’s real time review of “Speak To A Girl” (@gradywsmith on twitter) To be honest, I […] Read more…

Live at SXSW

Welcome to our first ever LIVE episode coming at ya from SXSW featuring Meryl Johnson of the CMA (Country Music Association.) Meryl gives us a little background on the CMA and how it started, and then we’ll dive right into topics likeTHE AWARDS.  Specifically we’ll talk about “Forever Country” and how the song and video came together– […] Read more…

The Hunger Games: Nashville Edition.

Two young twenty somethings leave their jobs at Interscope Records, hop in Toyota Camry (with a cat,) and make the drive from LA to Nashville to start a marketing company. They live in a one room apartment. They work from the red sofa in their “living room.” They have no Nashville clients for 24 months. […] Read more…

This Nashville Life: Cocktail Hour 3.2.17

Welcome to the second edition of Cocktail Hour! This week we’re hanging out with the guys from Whiskey Riff. (Yes, I did put heart eyes on my face….because I was looked like a hot mess that day and I’m trying to cover up for it, and because I {heart} these guys.) First things first. We’re drinking whiskey (duh…WHISKEY […] Read more…

[S2 Ep2] Perspiration, not inspiration

Something about my conversation with ThiS Music’s Rusty Gaston makes me think about this clip from Pretty Woman. Not because this guy reminds me of Rusty, but because this guy is asking THE question. And even at a pretty young age, Rusty knew the answer. THiS Music is the publishing home of Ben Hayslip, Connie Harrington, […] Read more…

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