WINTER 2013/2014: Jim recently sat down with PBS' Jeff Weeks for an in-depth interview about his education, songwriting process, background, and current hits. Watch the entire interview here:
"With a penchant for story songs, it's of little surprise that New Orleans-born Jim McCormick has shown a flair for writing No. 1 country smashes." Sonething Else! Reviews has issued a great new article on Jim's new album, "The Middle Of The River." Check out the article HERE.
OffBeat.com has issued a fantastic review of Jim's new album, "The Middle Of The River." Check out the review HERE.
Jim recently addressed the 2013 graduating class of Jesuit High School in New Orleans, of which he is an alumnus. Check out Jim's commencement speech HERE.
From NOLA.com: "New Orleans/Nashville Songwriter Jim McCormick Steps Out With His First Solo CD In A Decade." Click to read the full feature article.
Also, Jim has co-written three songs on the new Luke Bryan album, Spring Break...Here To Party. Pick it up on iTUNES now!
SPRING 2013: Jim was recently interviewed by Inside Music Row at BMI's #1 party for Jason Aldean's "Take A Little Ride", which Jim co-wrote with Rodney Clawson and Dylan Altman. Watch the interview segment HERE.
Jim was profiled in Music Row Magazine's March 2013 edition of "Writer's Notes." Click HERE to see and read the full column.
Jim was recently featured on NPR's acclaimed radio show, All Things Considered. To listen to the broadcast, or to read the NPR article, go HERE.
Jim McCormick's brand-new album, THE MIDDLE OF THE RIVER, is now available on iTunes in limited digital edition. Physical editions of the album will be released soon.
WINTER 2012: Jim McCormick recently enjoyed his second #1 song of 2012 on the Billboard Country charts (where the song spent 3 weeks in the top position) with Jason Aldean's "Take A Little Ride." See the track's music video right HERE.
Jim also recently charted the #1 song on Billboard's Country Songs chart, "You Don’t Know Her Like I Do", performed by Brantley Gilbert. The video for "You Don't Know Her Like I Do" can be seen right HERE.
Jim has performed at clubs and festivals throughout the South, including the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, the South By Southwest Music Conference, the Key West Songwriters Festival, Engelsholm Castle, and the Zihuatanejo Guitar Fest in Mexico.
He holds a BA in English from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., and an MFA in poetry from the University of New Orleans and is a frequent guest lecturer at music schools and conferences around the world. His poetry and scholarship have been published in academic journals around the United States. He is also a current Governor on the Recording Academy's Memphis Chapter Board and a member of Leadership Music's class of 2013. Jim is a visiting professor at Loyola University's School of Music Industry Studies.
·NOLA.com: Songwriter Jim McCormick Steps Out With First Solo CD In A Decade.
·An Excellent New Interview & Performance With Jim On 89.9 WWNO New Orleans...
·Georgetown University Newspaper "The Hoya" Covers Jim's Songwriting Career...
·Georgetown University Alumni Web Site Covers Jim’s Songwriting...
·Taste Of Country Covers Rooftop #1 Party For "You Don't Know Her Like I Do."
·Music Row Magazine Covers #1 Party For "You Don't Know Her Like I Do"...
·CMT News: Brantley Gilbert & Jim McCormick Get Thumbs-Up From BMI.
·American Songwriter: How Did They Write That? "You Don't Know Her Like I Do."
·MySpiltMilk.com Reports On & Interviews Jim Regarding Hit Songwriting...
·University Of New Orleans Reports on "You Don't Know Her Like I Do" & More...
·Billboard.com Reports on "You Don't Know Her Like I Do" Reaching #1.
·Single Reviews on MusicRow.com.
·Feature Article at NOLA.com.
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