The Song Material I Wish I Didn't Have

In the country music and folk world there is almost something cool about divorce. It seems to earn a musician membership into an elite organization of creative writers who paid the penalty for their craft as musicians. It’s so common…

Read more

The Music Business is Strange

Back when I jumped into the business with both feet 5 years ago I had an idea that I'd hit goal after goal after goal and climb until I made my way into the upper tiers of the Texas music…

Read more

Why No Social Media?

Where are those widgets? Where can we follow you? 

Good questions. Thanks for asking. Here is your answer. 

In April 2021 I made the decision to disengage with social media entirely. I’m going to make some effort here to explain…

Read more

Was the Rise of Americana Music Inevitable?

Was The Rise of Americana Music Inevitable? 

Prepare for a fascinating conversation about musical genres, if that fascinates you. Otherwise this might be the most boring article I have written. 

Five years ago if you had asked me, “Brent, what…

Read more