You guys really can’t miss this event. This Songwriters Festival is a must-see for country music fans!
There are songwriters festivals held all over the country, but finally, St. Augustine is the newest home to one of the most respected and intimate music festivals, the St. Augustine Songwriters Festival, presented by Bozard Ford.
So, what is the St. Augustine Songwriters Festival?
Some of the most respected singer/songwriters from Nashville, Tennessee will be travelling to perform in the historic city of St. Augustine for one day, at two venues, number-one songs they have written for major country music artists such as Tim McGraw, Jason Aldean, Jake Owen, Justin Moore, Blake Shelton, and more.
Enjoy an afternoon at Prohibition Kitchen and an evening under the starry skies and oak trees at Colonial Oak Music Park with acoustic, live music and to hear the stories behind the hit songs you hear on your radio.
Songs you may know from these singer/songwriters:
Rick Ferrell: “Something Like That”, performed by Tim McGraw, “Where Would You Be”, performed by Martina McBride
Kelly Archer: “Sleep Without You”, performed by Brett Young, “Somebody Else Will”, performed by Justin Moore, “On My Highway”, performed by Jason Aldean, “Got My Country On”, performed by Chris Cagle, “15 Minutes of Shame”, performed by American Idol finalist Kristi Lee Cook, “Love Like Mine” performed by Hayden Panettiere, and more.
Brian Davis: “One Hell of an Amen”, performed by Brantley Gilbert, “What If I Was Willing” performed by Chris Carmack
David Lee: “Roll With It”, performed by Easton Corbin, “19 Somethin”, performed by Mark Wills, “Letters From Home”, performed by John Michael Montgomery, “I Need You”, performed by Tim McGraw and Faith Hill, “Lucky Man” performed by Montgomery Gentry, “Me and My Kind” and “Cowboy Like Me”, performed by Cody Johnson, “You Go Your Way” performed by Alan Jackson, “Hello World” performed by Lady Antebellum, “I Wanna Feel Somethin” and “This Ain’t No Love Song”, performed by Trace Adkins, and more.
Phillip White: “I’m Movin’ On”, performed by Rascal Flatts, I’m Gonna Miss Her (The Fishin’ Song)”, performed by Brad Paisley, “Alright” and “This”, performed by Darius Rucker, “Backroad Song” performed by Granger Smith), “The Trouble With Girls”, performed by Scotty McCreery, “Billy’s Got His Beer Goggles On” performed by Neil McCoy, “Nobody But Me”, performed by Blake Shelton, and more.
Jared Mullins: “Good Company”, performed by Jake Owen, “Roots”, performed by Parmlalee, “Pick Up Lines”, performed by Justin Moore
Cliff Cody: “Chasin’ Whiskey”, performed by Julie Roberts, “Gotta Go To Heaven”, performed by Josh Thompson
Tommy Cecil: “Home Alone Tonight”, performed by Luke Bryan (featuring Karen Fairchild), “Good Company”, performed by Jake Owen
Brandon Chase: “Timeless” performed by Home Free, and more original music.
These songwriters are legit. They are world-class and some are Grammy nominated and multi-award winning songwriters.
This festival is not so much about the “twang” of country music, but has everything to do with loving, appreciating, and sharing well-written music.
Sure you know the songs. You sing them in the car and at work. Some songs make you laugh, some make you smile, and some make you cry. Just a simple note or familiar lyric can fast track you back to that first back seat kiss or first hardwood floor dance. Songs create life long memories. What if you could hear it from the creator and learn the inspiration that brought the song to existence? Find out or meet who the song was written about or for. The St. Augustine Songwriters Festival will feature today’s hottest hit songwriters from Nashville, Tennessee, legends of yesterday and the shining stars of tomorrow. All at the fantastic stages scattered about the beautiful town of St. Augustine. – St. Augustine Songwriters Festival
Join us at Prohibition Kitchen and Colonial Oak Music Park on Saturday, October 14th, to enjoy an intimate afternoon and evening of music with a behind-the-scenes peek into the backstory, the craft, and the thought-process behind many of your favorite songs.
Prohibition Kitchen, 119 St George St, St Augustine, FL 32084
Saturday, October 14, 2017
1:00 – 3:00 p.m. – Rick Ferrell, Jaren Mullins, and Brandon Chase
Colonial Oak Music Park, 21 St George St, St Augustine, FL 32084
Saturday, October 14, 2017
4:00 p.m. – Cliff Cody and Tommy Cecil
5:30 p.m. – Kelly Archer and Brian Davis
7:00 p.m. – David Lee and Phillip White
For More Information: St. Augustine Songwriters Festival