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

  • Now showing 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.

    “Listening to this record might make you fall in love with Music Row song craftsmanship all over again.”
    -Robert K. Oermann, Music Row Magazine



For your consideration…57th Grammy Awards

For the consideration of the voting members of the National Academy of Recordings Arts & Sciences (NARAS), BYRON HILL – Red Leather Couch…….is on the 57th Grammy Awards Entry List (of eligible recordings): American Roots Music > Best Americana Album Ballots are to be submitted by November 5th. THANK YOU!!!!


Thanks to these artists for the new cuts and recent releases!

Thanks to the following artists for the new cuts and recent releases: DK Davis, Kevin Adam, Amy Metcalf, Lachlan Bryan (Australian, with a new USA CD release and a 21 date USA tour), Bill Wence, Billy Pitt (Australia), Moe Bandy, George Strait, Jason Aldean, Tarryn Aimee Smith, Mo Pitney, The Grascals, Jeff Childress, Danielle Marie(…)


Curb Records artist Mo Pitney

Curb Records artist Mo Pitney has been revealing songs from his upcoming album with stellar performances on the Grand Ole Opry. Listen for Mo’s performance of “Come Do A Little Life” (Pitney/Hill/Nance) on the 8:15 pm segment of the Opry, September 19th!


Gord Bamford wins again 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 three more CCMAs to the list, along with special awards presented to Gord from SOCAN and the CMA! “Gord Bamford is an amazingly astute(…)


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”. Nominated for CCMA 2014 Record Producer(s) Of The Year are: Byron Hill and Gord Bamford(…)


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(…)



  • 11/04/14 Byron Hill, Jodi James, and James Dupre in McComb, MS at Historic State Theater
  • 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)
  • 11/15/14 Byron Hill, Jenn Schott, and Danny Orton in Franklin, TN at Puckett’s Grocery
  • 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...

Shane Chisholm's new single "I Hear You" (Chisholm/Hill). Featuring Russell Broom, Chad Melchert and Big Sugar's Kelly Hoppe "Mr. Chill".

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Gord Bamford's #1 single "When Your Lips Are So Close" (Bamford/Hill/Baxter).

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Tarryn Aimee Smith just released this jazzy video of her performance of "Are You Looking For Me" (Hill/Smith). Airing on Nashville's Ch 19 thru November 2014.

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.

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