NEWS

September 28, 2018

Rascal Flatts drop their critically-acclaimed new single, “Back to Life.” Fred co-wrote this song with Cary Barlowe, Niko Moon and Dan & Shay’s Shay Mooney.

September 27, 2018

Ryan Kinder’s incredible recording of “Stay” hits more than a million streams on Spotify. This is his first self-release and he reached this milestone without any label support or promotion. Just talent, baby.

September 17, 2018

“Champagne,” written by Fred, Lindsay Ell and Walker Hayes, is released to radio. It is the third single from Lindsay’s #1 album, “The Project.”

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.

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.

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

January 13, 2019 - 9:00 pm
The Bluebird Cafe - Nashville, TN

Special guest pro writer


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

With Aaron Espe and TBA.