Legislative Support: Your membership aids NSAI in actively representing YOUR RIGHTS in Washington, D.C. Once you’ve penned that monster hit and get it cut, we lobby to make sure you are getting every penny you deserve! [read more]
Song Evaluations: We give you 12 opportunities per membership year to receive invaluable written feedback on your songs from a Pro writer through the NSAI Song Evaluation Service. (Additional evaluations are available for purchase.) [read more]
Get Your Song(s) Heard By Publishers: Once your songwriting is ready to present to the industry, it could be played at our quarterly Pitch-To-Publisher Luncheon (details available under Song Evaluations). Also, remember to take advantage of our monthly Thursday night Pitch-to-Publisher workshops.
Online Video Library: We provide you with hours of educational and inspirational content (i.e. webcasts & interviews) to teach you about the craft and business. [read more]
NSAI Regional Chapters: NSAI has over 130 Regional Chapters across the nation as well as in several other countries. These Regional Chapters are run by trained NSAI volunteer coordinators, who are dedicated to educating and encouraging local songwriters through monthly meetings. It’s your place to connect! [read more]
NSAI Exclusive Events: Our members receive substantial discounts on all of our events (i.e. Song Camp, Songposium, NSAI Song Contest Presented by CMT, Spring Training and Tin Pan South). [read more]
One-on-One Mentoring: If you are planning a trip to Nashville, call and make an appointment with a member of the NSAI staff. You receive two sessions per membership year. We listen to three songs, give you an assessment of your writing, offer suggestions and answer your industry questions. (International Members: Contact NSAI for options). [read more]
Nashville Workshops: Visiting Nashville? Then we invite you to join us during our Thursday night workshops here at NSAI. You can also take advantage of our workshops from the comfort of your own home via our webcasts. Learn from the best in the business no matter where you’re located. [read more]
Membership Discounts: NSAI membership pays for itself! Members not only grow through the signature services and attend the exclusive events that go along with an NSAI membership, members also have the benefit of enjoying special deals and discounts from many of our NSAI sponsors. [read more]
The Bluebird Café Auditions: In order to play the famous Bluebird Writer’s Night you must live within 100 miles of Nashville, unless you are an NSAI member! Visit bluebirdcafe.com for details.
Member Hotspots: At the headquarters of NSAI, we have hotspots that songwriters flock to. Our member lounge offers a place for members to check their email, catch up on their social networking, print lyrics, burn cds and make telephone calls. You never know who you will meet at your “office” on Music Row. [read more]
Online Forums: Ask questions, get information, share successes, find co-writers and network.