As he has done for the past few years at ASCAP EXPO with incredible success, hit songwriter/producer Darrell Brown will engage in honest feedback and give valuable advice about your songs during Live Song Feedback with Darrell Brown. Brown’s live feedback sessions are always rated as one of our top sessions! Attendees adore the feedback and just watching along in the crowd gives you valuable insight into the craft of songwriting. At the 2016 EXPO, Brown stayed onstage for nearly 7 hours giving feedback without barely a bathroom break.
Come prepared for a chance to perform live and get constructive song critiques from Brown and your EXPO peers. You can’t submit in advance for this opportunity, you simply need to be in the room to be considered.
Who is Darrell Brown? First of all, he has a remarkable gift and instinct to greatly improve a song’s lyrics, melody and structure on the spot in minutes. Brown is a hit songwriter, producer and arranger. Brown has written hit songs for recording artists of almost every genre of popular music as well as music for film and television. He has written songs for Keith Urban (including the Grammy Award-winning song, “You’ll Think of Me”) Bon Jovi, Faith Hill, The Crystal Method, Little Big Town, LeAnn Rimes and Rascal Flatts, among hundreds of others. Brown is the producer, arranger and main co-writer for LeAnn Rimes’ 2013 release Spitfire and her new holiday record, Today Is Christmas. Brown worked with Neil Young and Niko Bolas on Young’s records Living With War, Chrome Dreams II and Young's latest with Crazy Horse, Americana. Brown wrote and produced dozens of compositions used in the popular Sims 3 video game and other video games by EA Games. He has created songs for movies (Gambit, Cruel Intentions, Like Dandelion Dust, Pretty Woman, etc), for Television (Today Show, Cold Case, One Tree Hill, Las Vegas, Rookie Blue, etc) He creates in Los Angeles, London, New York and Nashville and everywhere in between.
What’s it like? Here are a couple of examples: