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    DISCOGRAPHY

    • Lambs & Lions


      Amen
    • Ernest K.


      Insomnia
    • Texoma Shore


      At The House
      Hangover Due
      I'll Name The Dogs
      Money
    • Top Shelf


      Everywhere You Go
    • Southern Gothic


      Good For Your Soul
      Hollow Hallelujah
      Wailing Wall
    • When Was The Last Time


      She
    • EVERYBODY


      Little Bit Of Both
    • This Ride


      I Got This
      Comeback
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    WHO IS BIG LOUD PUBLISHING?

    WHO IS
    BIG LOUD PUBLISHING?

    Craig Wiseman, the man in the “Big Loud Shirt”, is the owner and president of the company. From Hattiesburg, Mississippi, Wiseman moved to Nashville in 1985 to pursue a songwriting career. He signed his first publishing deal in 1990, and in 2003, he opened Big Loud Shirt. The company has since experienced over thirty-eight #1’s, and Wiseman continues his own songwriting success; in 2015, he was inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame.

    A West Union, IL native, Seth England moved to Nashville after graduating from Greenville College, majoring in music business and marketing. He got involved with Big Loud Shirt and quickly became the company’s creative director. He now serves as the vice president of Big Loud Shirt and is a partner of Big Loud Mountain and Big Loud Records.

    Kimberly Gleason, a Minnesota native and University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate, began her music business career at BMI. At the BMI Nashville office, she worked first in the television and film music department before moving into writer/publisher relations. Following her interest in music publishing, she joined Almo Irving Music for eight years until its purchase by Universal Music. In 2003, Kimberly joined Craig Wiseman upon his opening of Big Loud Shirt. As Director of Operations at BLPI, she oversees the song catalog activity, including demo accounting and license approvals.

    Matt Turner began his career in music publishing in 2007 when he was hired as Catalog Manager for ole and was eventually promoted to Creative Manager. After his 6+ years at ole, Matt was hired as Creative Director at Big Loud Shirt and now handles the day-to-day writer management and song-plugging responsibilities for Big Loud Shirt’s impressive writer roster and catalog.

    A native of Charleston, MO, Hannah Showmaker Wilson moved to Nashville to attend Belmont University where she majored in music business with a minor in public relations. Upon graduation in 2012, she joined Parallel Entertainment working in both management and publishing. Four years later, she joined the Big Loud Shirt team as the Creative Director.

    Raised in Capron, VA, Samantha Jervey moved to Nashville to attend Belmont University in 2012. Upon graduating in 2016 with a degree in Entertainment Industry Studies, Samantha began her journey with Big Loud as the Office Manager for both the management and label divisions, having interned with the company for two semesters in college. She now serves as the A&R Assistant to Seth England and Joey Moi, in addition to supporting the day-to-day needs of the publishing roster as Creative Manager.

    Raised in Charleston, South Carolina, Jordan Kolodka moved to Nashville in 2011 to attend Belmont University. She majored in music business and now serves as the creative coordinator for Big Loud Shirt.

    CONTACT US

    OFFICE PHONE: (615) 329-1929
    OFFICE PHONE:
    (615) 329-1929
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