NEWS

August 12, 2018

The video for "Bloodline," recorded by Harper Grae, charted at #2 on the CMT 12 Pack Countdown.

July 31, 2018

Ryan Kinder released "Stay," co-written by Fred and Luke Sheets. It was picked by Rolling Stone as one of the "10 Best Country and Americana Songs of the Week" and added to Pandora's "New Country" playlist.

July 15, 2018

"Criminal", written with and recorded by Lindsay Ell reached a new high of  #17 on the Mediabase chart this week and continues to rise. 

June 8, 2018

Harper Grae of the hit Fox TV show "Glee Project 2" recently released her first single, "Bloodline," co-written by Fred, Jennifer Hanson and Nick Brophy. It was picked by Rolling Stone as one of the "10 Best Country and Americana Songs of the Week" and made Apple Music's "Breaking Country Playlist." Check out the video here.

May 5, 2018

Charles Esten, aka Deacon of CMT's "Nashville," played "Instead of Missing You," co-written with Fred, tonight at the War Memorial Auditorium. Check it out here.

April 9, 2018

"Criminal," written with and recorded by Lindsay Ell, is #1 in Canada - the first time in a decade a female Canadian country artist has hit #1! Check out her new video.

March 1, 2018

Warner recording artist Ryan Kinder is a southern soul singer/guitar virtuoso who is revitalizing rock & roll. Today he released "Leap of Faith," which I wrote with him and writer/producer Luke Sheets. This might get loud.

February 2, 2018
Montgomery Gentry released their new album, "Here's To You," today. It debuted at #1 on the iTunes country album charts and includes the song "Drive on Home," written by Fred, Dave Turnbull and Craig Campbell. The song's release is bittersweet, as it is sung by the late Troy Gentry.

December 21, 2017
Billboard Critics' Poll picks Lindsay Ell's debut, "The Project," containing Fred's songs "Criminal" and "Champagne," as the best country album of 2017. The 10 Best Country Albums of 2017: Critics' Picks

 

gigs

November 3, 2018 - 6:30 pm
The Bluebird Cafe - Nashville, TN

With Aaron Espe and TBA.


August 16, 2018 - 6:00 pm
The Bluebird Cafe - Nashville, TN

With Jane Bach, Andrew Rollins and Mira Goto.