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Music City Memoirs – Directed by Deion McCarter

Jessica Dawn

Music City Memoirs – Award Winning Film by Deion McCarter

Deion is an up and coming director and this piece on Nashville and what it takes to move here and pursue a dream in music is worth a watch. See Jessica Dawn’s story. It’s alot like many others who come to this town to make it bg in music. Music City Memoirs won a Blue Spark award at MTSU for High School filmmakers. Great job Deion! Keep up the good work.

Enjoy this film. It is worth the time investment. Make sure to leave a comment for Deion below and share this post to help him get his work seen. You can follow Deion on Facebook here. Check out more about Jessica Dawn here.



Nashville Rocks episode 1 with Alexes Aiken

Owner of Nashville Rocks and Indie Sessions Interviews Music Artist

So as the owner operator of Indie Sessions and Nashville Rocks, I’m sure some of you wonder if I can put my money where my mouth is. Well, this piece was a run-and-gun shot on a zero budget with the Canon 7D.

Nashville Rocks own Jason Coleman interviews Alexes AikenI interview Alexes Aiken and talk about her music career. We talk about her video and her writing.

Check this episode of Nashville Rocks out and let me know your thoughts below. What could we have done better? Who should we interview next? What do you want to see in an up-and-coming music artist show?




To find out more about Alexes Aiken visit


After Effects and Post Production

Nashville Film Institute LogoI’ll be teaching After Effects and Post Production next week at the Nashville Film Institute. You should check this school out if you are planning to go to an arts school or one for Filmmaking in the South.


Open Casting Call – CBS – Baking Show

NASHVILLE – CBS is holding open casting calls for its new competition baking reality series based on the hit UK format “The Great British Bake Off,” where skilled amateurs with a passion for baking can prepare their signature dish for a chance to compete on the series. Potential applicants who think they have what it takes to “whip” the competition, should grab their baking utensils and sign up for an open casting call by visiting Register online ( for the open casting call on Saturday, December 8th from 11am-4pm in Nashville, TN. Market Street Emporium 112 2nd Ave. North Nashville, TN 37201


Audition – Females Ages 12-18

Females Ages 12-18 Needed for Audition – Looking f – Posted: Sat Oct 6 03:51:46 MST 2012

Very Important:  If you are a female age 12-18 and you wear  shoes that are a size 6, 71/2 or 9 please email me at: the following:   Name, Shoe size, Date of birth, Parents name, cell phone and email address.   But First:   Please check and make sure you are available for the audition on Wednesday, 10/12 and the shoot days will be 10/18 or 10/19.  Please do not email me unless you have checked the dates for availability.  I will email your headshot and resume to the casting director to get you an audition time.  Please attach a recent photo of yourself.   Thank you  Sharon

More info about what they are looking for:   Girls of all types and ethnicity (Caucasian, AA, Hispanic, etc) ages 12-18 years old in or around the Nashville area.  Girls considered will have to be natural, healthy, fun and energetic.  Looking for girls that have a story to tell from their personal life.  Something that they did that made them feel brave.  They will be hiring 3-5 girls for this Champaign.  Casting Union or non-union Talent for print as well as Broadcast (shot simultaneously)

Usage and Rate info Below:
Print Usage: Worldwide usage for 12 months from date of first use including: print advertising (trade and consumer), out of home, catalog, direct mail, in-store, public relations, web/social media sites and all electronic transmissions (email blasts, 3rd party sites, company sites etc.)

Broadcast TV paid under 2009 Television Commercial Contract which includes:  Broadcast Usage, Foreign Usage, Theatrical/ Industrial usage ~ (b-roll, pre-roll, behind the scenes, interviews, etc), Internet and new media ~ (web/social media,company sites).  for the TV,  Web use is paid as one year.   Network and Cable usage is paid in 13 week use cycles

Print Rate: for professional model/actor: $1,500      Based on a 10 hour day.
Broadcast Rate: see above

Please check our Web Site for other important annuoncements and to keep your account up to date.

Have A Great Day!
Sharon Smith, President

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