Country Music, Songwriters & The Stories That Make Them. This podcast is concentrated on the music. We will take you behind the curtain with some of the biggest songwriters of your favorite songs and how they came to be.
This week on The Hook Podcast, we sit down with Alysa Vanderheym. She tells us some great stories about her time at Belmont, how she got into writing and producing records for some of the biggest names in Nashville. And we deep dive into Denver International Airport conspiracy theories. All this week on The Hook Podcast brought to you by Hillrose Company Clothing.
The week on The Hook Podcast we hang out with Austin Burke! He tells some great stories about hitting 60k streams on Spotify without a record label, signing his publishing deal with Thomas Rhett's Home Team Publishing, and his relationship with TR. We also dive deep into how TikTok has changed the way he puts out music.
This week on The Hook Podcast we sit down with a friend of the podcast, Singer-Songwriter Johnny McGuire! We chat with Johnny about playing shows at a young age, making the move to Nashville, his time in duo Walker McGuire and his current solo career!
This week on The Hook Podcast we sit down with Producer, Songwriter, and Dustin Lynch's Touring Guitar Player Chris LaCorte. Chris tells some awesome stories about growing up in Dallas Texas, some of his favorite guitars, his session work, touring with Dustin Lynch, and takes us behind the curtain on writing Sam Hunts latest single "Breaking Up Was Easy In the 90s"
This week on The Hook Podcast we sit down with Nashville Singer-Songwriter and frontman of rock band New Medicine Jake Rose! Jake tells stories about being signed to Photo Finish Records, what brought him to Country music, writing with some of the biggest names in Nashville and we pull back the curtain on some of Jakes's biggest solo cuts and songs he has written for artists like Florida Georgia Line and Colt Ford.
This week on The Hook Podcast we chat with Nashville Singer-Songwriter Hunter Phelps. The writer of Florida Georgia Lines "Talk You Out Of It", and "Colorado" and Chris Lanes #1 "I Don't Know About You" and many more. He tells us about moving to Nashville before ever visiting, his time playing on Broadway, and his solo music. We also pull back the curtain on some of the stories of writing a few of his biggest cuts including his first #1.
This week we catch up with Nashville's hottest newest duo After Midtown! These guys have burst onto the scene with their smash "Boys Like Us". We chat with Michael and Adam about each of their time in Nashville as solo artists, how they met, and what makes their music different than anything else out right now.
Episode 1 of The Hook Podcast. Get to know us a little better in the first episode of The Hook Podcast. We dive into our backgrounds in music, radio, and touring. Along with a little more backstory of what the podcast is going to be. We also tell you about some of the new releases this week. We talk a look at this week's country airplay charts and top songwriters.