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  • George Strait THE COWBOY RIDES AWAY:
    Live from AT&T Staduim
    Includes the song "Fool Hearted Memory",
    performed by George Strait & Jason Aldean.

  • Showing now on CMT
    George Strait: The Cowboy Rides Away
    filmed live at his last show in Dallas, TX.
    Includes the song "Fool Hearted Memory", 
    performed by George Strait & Jason Aldean.

  • The new 2014 Byron Hill CD
    Red Leather Couch.
    Includes fifteen new songs.
    Available here, and at all online outlets.



Gord Bamford earns BIG at the 2014 CCMA Awards

Since 2003 Byron’s work with Gord Bamford has helped earn Gord a long list of hits and awards in Canada. The 2014 CCMA Awards held September 4-8  in Edmonton, AB added two more CCMAs to the list, along with special awards presented to Gord from SOCAN and the CMA! “Gord Bamford is an amazingly astute(…)


Gord Bamford Charity Golf Classic Sets New Record of $503,000

Gord Bamford Charity Golf Classic Sets New Record of $503,000 Country Artist Receives Overwhelming Support Canadian country superstar and Sony Music Canada recording artist Gord Bamford generated an official record-setting $503,000 at the 7th Annual Gord Bamford Charity Golf Classic in Alberta, Canada, August 13 and 14, 2014. The Gala took place at the Red Deer Sheraton Exhibition(…)


2014 CCMA Nominations announced!

(Edmonton, AB) The Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA) announced the 2014 CCMA Awards final nominees today. Nominated for CCMA 2014 Songwriter(s) Of The Year are: Byron Hill, Gord Bamford, and Brent L. Baxter, for “When Your Lips Are So Close”, performed By Gord Bamford. Nominated for CCMA 2014 Record Producer(s) Of The Year are: Byron(…)


Gord Bamford releases “My Daughter’s Father” as a special Father’s Day release.

Top Canadian country singer, songwriter and entertainer Gord Bamford is receiving great response from the U.S. release of his Father’s Day anthems “Little Guy” (Bamford) and “My Daughter’s Father” (Hill/Smith). Below is Gord’s video of “My Father’s Daughter” from 2010. The single went Top 10 in Canada, and was Billboard Magazine’s “2011 Most Played Canada Country Single”. The(…)


George Strait’s final show

“The song Blake Mevis and I co-wrote back in 1981 (Fool Hearted Memory) has endured many years. This is an article from Music Row Magazine about one of the greatest nights in Country Music history, and it mentions the songs George sang for a record-breaking crowd 104,793 fans”! -BH              (…)


Red Leather Couch…the new Byron Hill CD

“When it came time to decide on how to present these songs, I wanted this project to be a little different from my past CDs. I wanted the songs to stand on their own without any particular genre-specific instrumentation like dobro, mandolin, steel guitar, fiddle or harmonica. It was exciting and creatively fun to assemble a(…)


Missouri Mile’s ‘Exit 214″….earns IAP “one of the Best CDs of 2013”

The Missouri Mile “Exit 214″ EP has been selected as a finalist in the Indie Acoustic Project’s “Best CDs of 2013” awards. The finalists are listed at www.indieacoustic.com. The winners in each category will be selected and announced by April 30. The CDs selected as finalists constitute the IAP’s list of the very best acoustic(…)



  • 10/25/14 Byron Hill, and Wil Nance in Villa Rica, GA at East of Austin Buy Tickets
  • 11/04/14 Byron Hill, Jodi James, and James Dupre in McComb, MS at Historic State Theater
  • 11/05/14 Byron Hill, James Dupre, and TBA in TBA, MS at TBA (Details soon)
  • 11/11/14 Byron Hill, Jenn Schott, and Jim McBride in Birmingham, AL at Workplay
  • 11/14/14 Byron Hill, and other songwriters in Nashville, TN at ASCAP (Private Event)
  • 11/20/14 Byron Hill, Wil Nance, and Lacy Green in Lexington, NC at High Rock Outfitters
  • 11/21/14 Byron Hill, Wil Nance, and Lacy Green in Pinehurst, NC at Social 165

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Featured Video...

A simple still-shot video using some photo outtakes of the album cover art.

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Tarryn Aimee Smith just released this jazzy video of her performance of "Are You Looking For Me" (Hill/Smith).

Video Flashback...

River Road...one of my favorite bands ever, performing their 1997 Capitol Records hit "I Broke It, I'll Fix It" (Hill/Cason). The video follows a short ad for the band.