Industry Involvement

Music Industry Involvement and Highlights:

IN THE RECORDING STUDIO

Studio engineer and/or producer/co-producer in recording sessions with TG Shepperd, T. Graham Brown, American Idol Top 20 finalist Hailey Vaughn, Jordan’s Bridge, Sherry Anne, The Mark Dubbeld Family, Mercy Mountain Boys, Solid Gospel’s New Artist Search Winner Lonnie Weible & Downpour, The Tacketts, The Angela Lilly Trio, Steve Hess & Southern Salvation and many others

RADIO INVOLVEMENT

​Management of Mansion Radio Promotions for 8 years, including developing digital release platforms to radio and coordinating 15 volumes of Mansion’s Radio Hits compilation disc to Gospel, Country and Bluegrass radio formats.

Developed and launched RadioSingleMP3.com to deliver high quality MP3 releases to radio (2009-2015).

Promotional campaigns to radio with supporting releases by artists such Triumphant Quartet, Three Bridges, Allison Speer, Palmeto State Quartet, Crosby Lane, Benjy Gaither and others.

VIDEO PRODUCTION

Production director & editor for The Singing Cookes ‘Legacy of Love’ DVD 2014

Editor and developer of the Mansion Music Roku Channel. Roku is one of the leading IPTV providers in over 8 million homes.

Co-creator, director, editor of the popular TV show, Nashville Country Revival, hosted by Darrel Freeman and seen on many national networks such as Daystar, Heartland TV (formerly TNN), TCT, Bluehighways TV and many others

Producer, director and editor on numerous concept and lyric videos for artists such as Brad Davis, Crosby Lane, Trick Pony, T. Graham Brown and others with national television exposure and viral social media response.

John Mathis Jr, Songwriter, Music Publisher, Music Publishing, Video Production

MUSIC PUBLISHING

Director of Publishing for the Welcome Home Press/BMI catalog which included songs like “Going Away Party” and others.

Director of Publishing for Mansion Entertainment which has included chart songs such as “Don’t That Sound Like Heaven” and “Forgive Myself”.

Owner of Avid Group Publishing/BMI and Spiritual Music/BMI catalogs containing copyrights recorded by Charlie Pride, Johnny Paycheck, Brad Davis, Jim Louderdale, The Florida Boys, Allison Speer, The Pfeifers and many others.

PRESS, MARKETING & SOCIAL MEDIA

Social media and web developer for Mansion Entertainment, Nashville Country Revival, The Louisiana Hayride, Country Johnny Mathis and other entities

Press & Publicity for Homeland Entertainment in 2000-2001

Press & Publicity for Mansion Entertainment 2009-2017

Website development for numerous sites such as CountryJohnnyMathis.net, SouthernGospelIndustry.com, NashvilleCountryRevival.com, RadioSingleMP3.com, TheMansionEntertainment.com and others

Southern Gospel social media, Country Music social media, artist social media, music social media, southern gospel web site

RECORD LABEL MANAGEMENT

Managed Mansion Entertainment from 2014 to the present which included working with Sony RED for distribution of Gospel, Bluegrass and Country products. This included distribution and release of artist albums by T. G. Sheppard, Trick Pony, John Berry, Benjy Gaither and T. Graham Brown (Grammy Nominated ‘Forever Changed’ and ‘Christmas With T. Graham Brown, both Cracker Barrel placements).

WRITER & BLOGGER

Monthly article contributor to The Singing News Magazine, ‘Life In A Song’. The Singing News is the largest Christian Music publication and premier print magazine with over 200,000 readers in 50 states.

Personal blog to share music business insight with aspiring artist, songwriters, musicians, etc at SouthernGospelIndustry.com

Feature cover article published by Christian Voice Magazine

Previous monthly article contributor to SGNScoops.com

Previous monthly article contributor to SouthernGospelTimes.com

Life In A Song, Singing News, Christian Music Magazine, Salem Publishing, Songwriters, Southern Gospel Songwriter, Southern Gospel, Singing News Top 80

INDUSTRY REPRESENTATIVE

Voting CMA, Dove Award and GRAMMY Member

Industry participant for GMA’s IMMERSE luncheon at Lifeway in 2014 to share with emerging songwriters

Industry panel and participant for The Elijah Conference (God And Music Academy) in Nashville for 2 years

Devotional speaker for Creekside Gospel Music Convention, Pigeon Forge, TN