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Meet 2020 LEAF Finalist Aaron Burdett

NewSong's 7th annual LEAF Festival Singer-Songwriter Competition takes place Oct. 24! This month, we are introducing readers to our eight, talented finalists. Today we are proud to highlight Saluda, NC based artist Aaron Burdett.  Aaron Burdett is an acclaimed Americana/folk singer-songwriter and performer from Western… (read more)

September 19th, 2020

Meet 2020 LEAF Finalist Lynne Hanson

NewSong's 7th annual LEAF Festival Singer-Songwriter Competition takes place Oct. 24! This month, we are introducing readers to our eight, talented finalists. Today we are proud to highlight Canadian artist Lynne Hanson. Lynne's brand of "porch music with a little red dirt" can turn on a dime… (read more)

September 18th, 2020

Meet 2020 LEAF Finalist B.J. Fisher

NewSong's 7th annual LEAF Festival Singer-Songwriter Competition takes place Oct. 24! This month, we are introducing readers to our eight, talented finalists. Today we are proud to highlight B.J. Fisher. B.J. has been writing songs for the past 10 years while raising a young family… (read more)

September 4th, 2020

Meet 2020 LEAF Finalist Naïmah

NewSong's 7th annual LEAF Festival Singer-Songwriter Competition takes place Oct. 24! This month, we are introducing readers to our eight, talented finalists. Today we are proud to highlight Los Angeles, CA based artist Naïmah. Naïmah is a SESAC-affiliated and Billboard-recognized singer and songwriter from Washington,… (read more)

August 28th, 2020

Introducing the 2020 LEAF Festival Finalists

INTRODUCING the 2020 finalists of the LEAF Festival Singer-Songwriter Showcase & Competition, presented by NewSong Music:   Aaron Burdett – Saluda, NC B.J. Fisher – Milwaukee, WI Elisabeth Pixley-Fink – Portland, OR Lynne Hanson – Ottawa, ON Naimah – Washington, D.C. Noan Partly – Tampa, FL Samantha Cooper – Kalamazoo, MI Scott… (read more)

July 23rd, 2020

Kelly English releases new single, “Free”

“Free” on Spotify now Kelly English’s tranquil and moving new single, “Free,” is available on all major music platforms today, July 17. The song is featured on the musician's forthcoming sophomore album, "Savannah Theory," a melancholy, indie-folk record produced and mixed by Gar Ragland.   "The… (read more)

July 17th, 2020

Kelly English releases new single “I’m Not Like That”

The indie pop song is the first to be featured on sophomore album, “The Savannah Theory,” produced and mixed by Gar Ragland and released on NewSong Recordings.   May 15, 2020 (Asheville, NC) - Connecticut-based singer-songwriter Kelly English is proud to announce the release of… (read more)

May 15th, 2020

Wilder Adkins pays tribute to mothers everywhere with new single

Wilder Adkins pays tribute to mothers everywhere with new single "Mother" out on NewSong Recordings May 8   May 7, 2020 (Asheville, NC) - Birmingham, AL-based singer-songwriter Wilder Adkins did not intend for his latest single, “Mother,” to be autobiographical. Instead, it’s a tribute to and a… (read more)

May 7th, 2020

Mel Bryant releases new video for single, “Memphis”

Nashville-based songwriter and past NewSong winner Mel Bryant continues to treat fans to new music, and we eagerly await each new release! Follow Mel Bryant & the Mercy Makers on YouTube for a new video every week.  To learn more about Mel Bryant and her… (read more)

April 21st, 2020

2020 LEAF Competition Live Performance Finals to take place Fall 2020

The 2020 LEAF Singer-Songwriter Competition Live Performance Finals has been postponed until October 24, 2020. In the interest of public health, the Spring 2020 LEAF Festival has been postponed. We support our friends at LEAF in this very difficult but necessary decision. This year's NewSong – LEAF Competition… (read more)

March 21st, 2020