Lee Ann Womack, Waylon Payne, and Adam Wright nominated for Americana Fest “Song of the Year” award

Lee Ann Womack’s “All The Trouble” c0-written with Carnival writers Waylon Payne and Adam Wright was nominated for this year’s Americana Fest “Song of the Year” award. The winner will be [...]

Scooter Carusoe celebrates another #1 with Darius Rucker’s “For The First Time”

Scooter Carusoe celebrates another #1 song with Darius Rucker’s “For The First Time.” Rucker mentions “That song really made me sit down and write out a list of things I want to do that [...]

Scooter Carusoe and Chris Janson’s “Drunk Girl” wins Song of the Year

Scooter Carusoe, Chris Janson, and Tom Douglas win Music Row’s 30th Annual Song of the Year Award for “Drunk Girl.” This brilliant and impactful song addresses the all too [...]

Scooter Carusoe co-writes “Song for the Saints” with Kenny Chesney and Tom Douglas

Congratulations Scooter Carusoe for “Song for the Saints,” a song written in collaboration with Kenny Chesney and Tom Douglas. This song was inspired by the devastation in the Virgin Islands by [...]

Adam Wright releases new album Dust

Carnival writer Adam Wright released his new album Dust. This album defies convention and reveals a world wholly worth exploring. The Press House comments “The 11 songs on Dust have many layers [...]

Derik Hultquist puts in the work to create The Worktapes, Vol.1

Carnival writer Derik Hultquist recently released his two EPs called The Worktapes, Vol. 1.  All of the songs were recorded with either just a piano or a guitar. This project stemmed from Derik’s [...]

Gretchen Peters releases Dancing with the Beast

In her newly released album Dancing with the Beast, Carnival songwriter Gretchen Peters writes about the struggles that women deal with daily.  While “Dancing With The Beast is a tough listen, it [...]

David Nail and the Well Ravens release “Heavy”

David Nail and the Well Ravens released their new single “Heavy” from their upcoming album Only This and Nothing More.  Nail chose to introduce his new and different style of music with the [...]