Happy 2016 from Becky Buller!
Wishing you all the brightest and best of blessings in this new year.
Songwriter Workshop with Becky Buller
Sat., Jan. 30, 2016
9 am to noon EST
7819 Nashville St.
Study songsmithing with the 2015 IBMA Songwriter of the Year! Becky will get you thinking and creating in this three-hour intensive course.
Bring pencil and paper; your questions about anything related to writing, co-writing, publishing, etc.; an original song for constructive critique (bring a lyric sheet and a recording or perform live); and bring your enthusiasm for a song well-written and upping your game.
$75 for the workshop
$90 for the workshop PLUS two tickets to the Becky Buller Band at Woodsongs Dalton (see below)
Two high school student scholarships are available. Email Tom Brown for details on how to apply.
The class is limited to 10 people, so secure your spot today! Minimum of 5 students to run the class. If the minimum is not met, you will receive a full refund.
Deadline to register is Jan. 20.
Thanks to Caffeine Addicts for hosting this event.
Register online at: BeckyBuller.com.
Woodsongs Dalton Performance
Sat., Jan. 30, 2016
7 pm EST
123 West Gordon St.
Join the Becky and the boys for their first show of 2016 at Woodsongs Dalton (located at Stage 123) in Dalton, GA, at 7 pm est on Sat., Jan. 30.
Becky will be joined on stage by the lovely and talented likes of Dan Boner (director of the ETSU Bluegrass, Old-time And Country Music Program - mandolin, fiddle, vocals); Brandon Bostic (Blue Moon Rising - guitar, dobro, vocals); Daniel Hardin (bass, vocals); and Ned Luberecki (Chris Jones & The Night Drivers - banjo, vocals).
Proceeds from the evening's event will go to benefit Providence Ministries, a non-profit organization which serves the Dalton/Whitfield County area with Christian outreach by offering drug and alcohol rehabilitation as well as operating two homeless shelters, two boys homes and three thrift stores in the North Georgia area. Providence opened the area's first and only shelter for homeless women and children. They are currently expanding their men's shelter.
Year-End Radio Chart Action
Becky got an extra-special Christmas gift from the DJs when "Our Gingerbread House" from her The Christmas 45, vol. 1 came in at #1 on the BluegrassToday.com weekly chart on Dec. 25th. "The Savior Is Born", from the same project, came in at #16.
'Tween Earth And Sky and three tunes from it made the Roots Music Report Top 200 Bluegrass Songs of 2015 list. The album came in at #18; "Southern Flavor" at #29; "Queen Of The Mountain Bootleggers" at #87; and "Nothin' To You" at #91.
For the week of Jan. 1, Becky is at #8 on the BluegrassToday.com weekly chart with "Our Gingerbread House" and has two songs in the Top Ten for the month of January with "Our Gingerbread House" again at #8 and "Home" at #10.
'Tween Earth And Sky is in the January 2016 Top Five Albums list from Sirius/XM Satellite Radio's channel 61 Bluegrass Junction. "Home" from that album is in the channel's Top Ten for this month.
Last, but not least, "Nothin' To You" came in at #9 and "Southern Flavor" at #13 on Bluegrass Unlimited Magazine's Top 50 Songs Of 2015 list.
Bless you, DJs, and bluegrass music lovers!
For the complete list of Becky's shows and workshops near you, visit her online schedule at: BeckyBuller.com
The Our Gingerbread House
Thank to everyone who participated in the fun Facebook frolic that was The Our Gingerbread House Photo Contest, hosted by Dark Shadow Recording. Congrats to all our winners:
Megan Lindberg Karau
Jess & Lyrik Hawthorne
What became of our nifty gingerbread house that was seen so much on social media during the Christmas holidays? Click on the picture below for the video: