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Mix and mingle with the best in Texas music. Event is free, please register for entry.
Celebrating 50 Years in Texas Music with Shake Russell, Kevin Fisher, Dickie Kaiser, Steven McClintock and Paul Jefferson with special guest Dria Thornton with Tavia Brooks and DJ Charity Work!
Come to this free acoustic live music showcase at Heights House Hotel curated by the Houston Songwriter Association. Come hungry, thirsty and ready to hear some great music!
Reserve a hotel room for the Song Camp '23 weekend in Houston, Texas! Heights House Hotel is our preferred hotel and has provided us with a group discounted rate. Welcome to Houston. See you soon!
Join us for an exciting weekend of co-writing, networking and live music focused on music and artists from Texas. Join us at Heights House Hotel in Houston!
We have a few slots open for Sunday 4/2 to write with our Pros Steven McClintock, Dickie Kaiser, Paul Jefferson and Kevin Fisher. One spot open for each writer. Sign up below.
Texas artists this is the place for you! Join us March 31st - April 1st at Song Camp '23 presented by Launch Music Lab! See schedule below and make sure to sign up for our Song Camp '23 writing camp with our Pros. Discount running until March 10th while supplies last. We have a. few spots left.
Book your hotel for Song Camp '23 March 31 - April 2nd at Heights House Hotel! Click to find the Song Camp '23 discount.
Scroll below for information on our Pro Songwriters for Song Camp '23 Co-writing Workshop. Also learn more about our Featured guest and 50 year music veteran Shake Russell!
Our Spring Song Camp at Lucky Run Studio is sold out. There are a few 1:1 spots available on Sunday April 2nd. If you would like to co-write 1:1 with one of our Pros, see who is available by clicking the link below.
For more than 50 years, Texas singer-songwriter Shake Russell, has been entertaining audiences throughout the region and all over the United States with his unique Americana style of folk rock. Weaving sophisticated harmonies through his songs and drawing from various genres, Shake created a style of folk-rock that is uniquely his own.
A prolific songwriter, Shake has written or co-written hundreds of melodies. Shakes songs and albums have frequented the Billboard charts, with many including “You’ve Got a Lover” (Ricky Skaggs) “Deep in the West” (Waylon Jennings/Jessi Colter), “Put Yourself in My Shoes”, “One More Payment”, “Our Kind of Love”, “You Don’t Need Me Now”, (Clint Black), “You Wouldn’t Know Me” (Miranda Lambert), “The Dare of an Angel” (Jerry Jeff Walker), “The Girl Just Loves to Dance” (Gary P Nunn), “Temper Temper”, (BW Stevenson), Miranda Lambert’s recording of “You Wouldn’t Know Me” went “Platinum” on her 2018 release of “The Weight of these Wings”.
Shake is a two-time recipient of BMI MILLIONAIRE AWARD and a four-time recipient of BMI Writers Award.
2013 “Texas Music Association” Entertainer of the Year in 2004, 2008 and “Lifetime Achievement Award by the Texas Music Association.
2016 Shake was inducted by “The Austin Songwriters Association “Music Legends Hall of Fame”
Shake has released 30 albums in his career and more to come. Shake’s latest CD, “Chasing the Song” is a delightful array of original compositions that beautifully showcase the extraordinary talents of this singer-songwriter. To fully appreciate and comprehend the magnitude of Shake’s contributions to music, one need only listen to his life’s work. From his 1978 album “Songs on the Radio” to the 2018 “Chasing the Song”, Shake’s music is a testament to the reasons why he is so widely celebrated as a Texas Music Legend!
Jefferson’s unique vocal style and his remarkable song crafting skills landed him a publishing deal in LA but knew that Nashville in where he needed to be. After moving to Music City he joined the newly created record label of Herb Albert and Jerry Moss, Almo sounds, and released his debut album in 1996 with it’s first release “Check Please” becoming a top 40 single. In that same year, country star Aaron Tippon recorded a song written by Paul, “That’s As Close As I’ll Get To Loving You” reaching #1 on the country charts for 3 weeks.
Paul has had two songs featured in NBC movies. Paul and long time friend Keith Urban wrote “You’re Not My God” which Keith place on his multi platinum selling record “Golden Road”. Paul also had two songs cut by Little Texas. "Texas 101" and "What It's All About". And In 2023 the band Exile recorded "After You" one of many songs Paul has written with founding member Sonny LeMaire of the legendary band.
Co-writer for Johnny Cash with Hank Williams Jr., Tiffany, Andy Williams, The Nelsons, Michael Peterson, Shiny Toy Guns, White Apple Tree, Kevin Fisher, Aaron Tippin, Robin Schulz, and Steven’s first 1979 single with Juice Newton, to name a few.
Co-write with Tiffany, winning Steven yet another BMI Millionaire Award!
Multi-platinum songwriter. Rascal Flatts, Sara Evans, Uncle Kracker and many others have recorded his songs.
Gold and Platinum records for “Long, Slow Beautiful Dance” - Rascal Flatts.
His music has been featured on TV (True Blood, Pretty Little Liars, America’s Funniest Home Videos), in movies theaters, (Angriest Man In Brooklyn, Dear Dumb Diary, Frozen Ground) and on stage (Unbeatable: A Musical Journey, Empowerpack).
Dickie wrote and co wrote hundreds of songs with cuts on the likes of Clay Walker and Chris Cagle to name a few. In 2009 Dickie moved home, eventually settled in Boerne, TX.
Today Dickie is writing, recording and playing music in Texas.
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Clay Walker cut from Dickie Kaiser.
Sara Evans cut from Kevin Fisher.
Uncle Kracker cut from Kevin Fisher.
Rascall Flatts cut from Kevin Fisher.
Tiffany cut from Steven McClintock.
Honda Commercial cut placement with Steven McClintock
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