Industry Judges for TMP [Virtual] Songwriter Competition

We’re excited to announce a few of our judges for our TMP  Songwriter Competition! And there’s more to be announced! Not only will our Top 20 contestants get a shot at $1,000, but their music will also get showcased to these industry folks below!

More info for the 6th Annual TMP Songwriter Competition can be found here:


Andrew McWilliams Booking Agent, Red 11 Music
Ashlie Morales Talent Buyer: Talent Buyer at Goode Company Armadillo Palace
Brad Beheler Galleywinter
Brandyn Steen Artist Manager at: Brandon Rhyder, Curtis Grimes, David Adam Byrnes, Ray Johnston Band Owner at Rock The Coast “Texas Country at Sea”
Brendon Anthony Director – Texas Music Office, Office of the Governor
Buddy Logan Host of Radio Texas, LIVE!
Chris Fox Texas Music Pickers
Chris Poole Director, A&R – Broken Bow Records / BMG
Chris Van Belkom VP, Combustion Music
Clayton Toney Day to Day/A&R – Durango Artist Management Randall King
Cody Johnson
Roger Creager
Craig LaFleur Hurricane Harry’s General Manager
Craig Vaughn Program Director, 95.7 KPUR Amarillo
Cynthia Tevis Cynthia Tevis ~ Texas Country Music Cruise Founder
Dave Lytle Owner of DBL Music Group & 415 Productions
David Macias President, Thirty Tigers
Davis Danziger Artist Management – Floating Leaf Entertainment
Dustin Six Co-Owner, The Blue Light Live
Eddie Kloesel Triple 8 Management -Bones Owens // Chase Rice // Grant Gilbert // Whiskey Myers
Eric Raines Program Director at KOKE FM
Erik Herbst The Panhandle House – Producer
Geoff Turner Booking Agent, Red 11 Music
Gino Genaro Artist Manager: Aaron Watson
Gordy & Megan Schroeder Owners of HWY 30 MusicFest
Jodi Cockrell Texas Music Pickers/High Pines Media
John Marks The Global Head of Country Music at Spotify
John Whittington Owner/Talent Buyer – The Tap
JR Program Director at 105.7 The Red Dirt Rebel, Lubbock & music consultant at Q Country 96.1 KORQ, Abilene.
Justin Frazell Founder of Texas Red Dirt Roads
Kevin Ream Owner of Cheatham Street Warehouse and Nutty Brown Amphitheater
Kevin White The owner of Banita Creek Hall
Kimberly Brian Director of Marketing & Media for Mile 0 Fest
Kyle Coroneos Trigger – Saving Country Music
Kyle Hutton Real Life Real Music
Mark McKinney Talent Buyer: John T. Floore’s Country Store
Mark Noel Mark Noel – Manager at Triple 8 Management – Josh Abbott Band, The Night Game, Boys Like Girls, STEVE, Wheeler Walker Jr.
Matt Stubbs Manager at Triple 8 Management. Part of the management team of Whiskey Myers, Chase Rice, Bones Owens, Grant Gilbert and Kelleigh Bannen.
Paul Steen Owner/Talent Buyer – Bubba’s Brewhouse
Rita Ballou KOKE FM
Robin Schoepf Artist Management – Randy Rogers Band, Randy Rogers & William Beckmann
Shayne Hollinger Program Director – 95.9 FM – The Ranch – Fort Worth, TX
Steve Fox Texas Music Pickers
Stormy Cooper Producer, Musician, Bandleader, and Studio Owner
Taylor Ashlynn Texas Music Pickers
Taylor Kimball Producer (Koe Wetzel, Read Southall, Kody West, Giovannie & the Hired Guns, Austin Meade)
Terran Flusche Creative Director at Billy Bob’s Texas / Manager of Dolly Shine
Trent Willmon Artist/Producer/Songwriter – Kevin Fowler, Cody Johnson
Trey Jackson Talent Buyer/Music Coordinator for Gruene Hall (Venue/Gruene, TX)
Zack Taylor Festival Organizer – Larry Joe Taylor Music Festival

Author: Chris Fox

Music addict, a sucker for heartbreak songs, and avid Houston sports fan! I'am also the Editor-in-Chief of Texas Music Pickers.

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