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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

The 7th Annual NewSong LEAF Competition is now accepting entries

THE SEVENTH ANNUAL NEWSONG PRESENTS: LEAF SINGER-SONGWRITER COMPETITION IS NOW ACCEPTING ENTRIES   UPDATE: Due to public health concerns regarding Covid-19, the LEAF Competition Live Performance Finals will now take place Oct. 22-25. Submission deadline is Monday, May 4, 2020.    February 18, 2020 (Asheville,… (read more)

February 21st, 2020

Mel Bryant to release new single, “I Love You I’m Sorry” Feb 14

  Mel Bryant is celebrating Valentine's Day with a new single release. "I Love You I'm Sorry" is the latest from the 2018 NewSong Grand Prize Winner and her band, Mel Bryant and the Mercy Makers.    Recorded in the Mercy Makers' home in East… (read more)

February 11th, 2020

Jobi Riccio performs at Sundance Film Festival’s Sundance ASCAP Music Café

NewSong is thrilled to announce that 2019 Grand Prize Winner, Jobi Riccio, will perform at the 2020 Sundance ASCAP Music Café in Park City, Utah. Join us this Thursday, January 30 at 2 pm MST at the Music Café stage or on Facebook Live. Sundance ASCAP Music… (read more)

January 29th, 2020

Crys Matthews’s ‘These Old Hands’ reaches new heights (and fans) on radio.

Crys Matthews's These Old Hands reaches new heights (and fans) on radio. 2017 NewSong Grand Prize Winner Crys Matthews continues to garner airplay and critical acclaim since the release of her grand prize album, These Old Hands.    On the radio waves ... Songs from the album have received airplay from… (read more)

January 18th, 2020

Mel Bryant records new EP with NewSong Recordings

  The NewSong team was thrilled to welcome 2018 NewSong Grand Prize Winner, Mel Bryant, to Echo Mountain Recording Studios last month. The songwriter and her Nashville-based band, Mel Bryant and the Mercy Makers, were joined by producer and NewSong founder, Gar Ragland. Melding classic… (read more)

January 18th, 2020