DECEMBER 31, 2016: “Thank you to my fellow songwriters, performers, and musicians for sharing the stage, and to the venues, promoters, show sponsors, benefactors, media, and many others, and a special thank you to the people who come to the shows and enjoy the music!

Thank you to these Songwriters, Performers, and Musicians, for sharing the stage:
Wil Nance, Kurt Fortmeyer, Trey Ward, David Tilley, Rob Harris, Karen Staley, Quinn Loggins, Lacy Green, Jason Duke, Gil Grand, Brice Long, Mark Alan Springer, Mason Douglas, Alayna Carroll, Jerry Foster, Alyssa Jacey, Mark Narmore, John Ford Coley, Roxie Dean, Jim Moose Brown, Don Sampson, Jason Wilkes, TW Hale, and a special thanks to all the audio engineers, lighting engineers, and stage hands who make it happen.

Thank you to these Venues, Promoters, Presenters, Show Sponsors, Benefactors, Media, and others:
A.J. Elliott (Greenwood, SC)
Frank Elliott (Greenwood, SC)
Trey Ward (Greenwood, SC)
Make-A-Wish South Carolina
Greenwood Community Theatre & Stephen Gilbert and Staff (Greenwood, SC)
John Lee (Greenwood, SC)
John Keenan (Greenwood, SC)
Rush Heating & Cooling, Inc. (Greenwood, SC)
Montague’s Restaurant and Randolph Jenks & Staff (Greenwood, SC)
John Ward Painting (Greenwood, SC)
Hickory Hill Milk (Edgefield, SC)
Annette Parramore Whitley, Ace Lakelands Hardware (Greenwood, SC)
Cooper Power Systems by Eaton (Greenwood, SC)
James Long, Lakelands Overhead Door & Insulation (Greenwood, SC)
ParkSterling Bank (Greenwood, SC)
Richard S. Whiting, Index-Journal (Greenwood, SC)
St. Claire Donaghy, Staff Writer, Index-Journal (Greenwood, SC)
The Index-Journal (Greenwood, SC)
Rauch Wise, Attorney  (Greenwood, SC)
Dr. Bettie Rose Horne (Greenwood, SC)
WZLA Radio 92.9 and the Southern Fried Morning Show with Benji Greeson & Amy Botts (Abbeville, SC)
WLHR & Michael Curtis Branch (Lavonia, GA)
WCRS & Anne Eller (Greenwood, SC)
Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club (Bethesda, MD)
Bernard Ebb Songwriting Awards (Bethesda, MD)
Laura Foit, Marketing & Communications Manager, Bethesda Urban Partnership, Inc. (Bethesda, MD)
Puckett’s Grocery & Staff (Nashville, TN)
Puckett’s Grocery & Staff (Franklin, TN)
Andy Marshall at A. Marshall Family Foods, Inc. (Franklin, TN)
Amy Whidby at A. Marshall Family Foods, Inc. (Franklin, TN)
Marcus Whybrew at A. Marshall Family Foods, Inc. (Franklin, TN)
Mark and Helen Barnowski (Nashville, TN)
Tennessee Songwriters Record Shop & Artisan Stage at Art Is In Market, Cool Springs Mall (Franklin, TN)
Art Is In Market, Cool Springs Mall (Franklin, TN)
The Joshua Chamberlain Society (Nashville, TN)
Bill & Donna Tisdale (Nashville, TN)
Donald & Pam Ross (Nashville, TN)
Phil Dildine (Nashville, TN)
Green Door Event Center (Nashville, TN)
The Commodore Grille (Nashville, TN)
Debi Champion (Nashville, TN)
Nashville Songwriters Association International (Nashville, TN)
Bart Herbison, Nashville Songwriters Association International (Nashville, TN)
Jennifer Purdon Turnbow, Nashville Songwriters Association International (Nashville, TN)
Tin Pan South, the staff, the volunteers, and sponsors (Nashville, TN)
Libby Oellerich, Nashville Songwriters Association International (Nashville, TN)
Shelby Yoder, Nashville Songwriters Association International (Nashville, TN)
Krista Darting, Nashville Songwriters Association International (Nashville, TN)
Leah Hollingsworth, Nashville Songwriters Association International (Nashville, TN)
The Bluebird Cafe (Nashville, TN)
Erika Wollam Nichols, The Bluebird Cafe (Nashville, TN)
Jaime Scorby, The Bluebird Cafe (Nashville, TN)
Melissa Lagrandeur (Nashville, TN)
Belcourt Taps (Nashville, TN)
WSM Radio (Nashville, TN)
Bill Cody, Coffee, Country & Cody show/WSM Radio (Nashville, TN)
Charlie Mattos , Coffee, Country & Cody show/WSM Radio (Nashville, TN)
The Country Music Hall of Fame & Museum (Nashville, TN)
Abi Tapia, The Country Music Hall of Fame & Museum (Nashville, TN)
Michael Gray, The Country Music Hall of Fame & Museum (Nashville, TN)
Rod Hansen, The Country Music Hall of Fame & Museum (Nashville, TN)
Abigail St.Pierre, The Country Music Hall of Fame & Museum (Nashville, TN)
Randy Owen, Teddy Gentry, and Jeff Cook of the band Alabama
Charles English (Nashville, TN)
Byron Chism and friends, Mulberry Hall (Mulberry, TN)
Bad Byron’s Specialty Food Products, Inc. (Santa Rosa Beach, FL)
Roger & Marsha Wise (Clemmons, NC)
Dan Hodges at Dan Hodges Music LLC (Nashville, TN)
Susan Hodges at Dan Hodges Music LLC (Nashville, TN)
Michelle Attardi at Dan Hodges Music LLC (Nashville, TN)
Elaine Mariner, Director, The PACE Center (Parker, CO)
Shaun Albrechtson, Programming & Production, The PACE Center (Parker, CO)
Carrie Glassburn, Communications and External Affairs, The PACE Center (Parker, CO)
Richard Spomer, The PACE Center (Parker, CO)
Amie Kiehn, The PACE Center (Parker, CO)
Denise Zoglmann, Operations, The PACE Center (Parker, CO)
Kirstin Fletcher, Education, The PACE Center (Parker, CO)
Bill Berry, Box Office, The PACE Center (Parker, CO)
Glenda Masters, The PACE Center (Parker, CO)
The Pace Center technical staff and ground transport staff, The PACE Center (Parker, CO)
Tracey Feist, Ground Words Communications (Colorado USA/Alberta, Canada)
John & Kelly Gibson and the Two Horse Ranch (Franktown, CO)

Added thanks to John Levan at Guitar Services (Nashville, TN) for keeping the gear repaired, tweaked, and sounding great, to Taylor Guitars (El Cajon, CA) and L.R. Baggs (Nipomo, CA) for always standing behind your products, to Ron Browning for voice coaching, and to everyone at Vanderbilt Voice Center.

Last, but not least….A very big THANKS AGAIN to all the people who attended the shows and events. We couldn’t do what we do without you and your support!