The Lower Broadway Band is the essence of the great music performed nightly on the World Famous Lower Broadway Strip in Nashville

The 5 piece band features Nashville’s best musicians and singers as well as a collection of Nashville’s most talented artists and musicians who regularly sit in as guests with the band. The band is currently composed of Annie B (lead vocals, percussion),  Krista Hess (acoustic/electric guitar, lead vocals) Rusty Enger (electric guitar, bass, vocals), John Thompson (piano, vocals) and  Brad Roberts (drums/percussion). Their 4 hour non-stop shows feature the very best creative arrangements of country, country rock, southern rock and classic rock. They perform regularly at Tequila Cowboy, Crazytown, and The Nashville Underground all located on the World Famous Broadway Strip. For their exact appearance schedule, please visit them on Facebook (see link below) or at

The Lower Broadway Band’s first single “Lower Broadway (Down On The Strip)” on FOREMOST RECORDS, was released to radio on July 7, 2015. Their second single, "Hung Up," was released in January 2016. The Lower Broadway Band is headed back into the studio after resigning to FOREMOST RECORDS this past March, 2018 to record their latest single, "Is What It Is", expected to drop mid-November. 

The band also performs regularly as a regional touring act as well as much sought after backing band for top new artists in Nashville. The group is managed and booked by Nashville’s premiere Artist Development Company – Makin’ Music Management.

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And Don't Miss Their Latest Video Down on the Strip 

Song Plugging - Publishing - Management
Mac McAnally
Our client for 27 years, Mac has been CMA Musician of the Year for the past four years.  We have secured dozens of major cuts for Mac including Kenny Chesney's classic - "Back Where I Come From."  Mac is a feature solo-artist as well as touring band member for Jimmy Buffet.  For 30 years he has continued to be an in-demand recording artist recording for Warner Brothers, MCA, Geffen, Dreamworks, RCA, and currently Showdog.

Rafe Van Hoy
Rafe has been voted the Songwriter of the Century at BMI.  He has written major hits such as "Golden Ring," "What's Forever For," "Sail Away," and "Baby I Lied."  We have secured over 50 major covers and singles for Rafe and represent him on production projects.

Tommy Brassfield (estate)
Writer of the classic "There's No Getting Over Me" and "Holding Her and Loving You."  We have secured more than 25 major covers/singles.

Robert Byrne
Writer of 17 number one hits.  We have been successful at obtaining 12 major cuts and releases.

Various Catalogs/
Individual Songs
Our team has secured 150 top ten cuts for a wide assortment of single songs and songwriters including - Sonny Throckmorton (4-time Songwriter of the Year), Kostas Karen Staley, Wayland Holyfield, Bill Anderson, and Michael Garvin.  Makin' Music is the #1 independent songplugging service in country music with our staff of song pluggers representing Song Of The Year (7 times) and Songwriter Of The Year (7 times).

Tim McGraw
CURB Records
Early Artist Development
LeAnn Rimes
CURB Records
Early Artist Development
Billy Ray Cyrus 
MCA Records
Columbia Records
Master Record Production
Toby Keith
MCA Records
Radio Promotion &
Randy Travis
Song Plugging
B J Thomas
Record Production
Sonny Throckmorton
Warner Brothers
MCA & Mercury
Record Deals
Managed Artist For Labels
Faith Hill 
Warner Brothers
Jo Dee Messina
Early Artist Development

Terri Clark
Mercury Records
Assisted - Record/Publishing

Merle Haggard
Song Plugging
Creative/Production Assist.

Kix Brooks
Record Deal
Song Plugging
Production and A&R

RCA Records
Record Deal
Early Artist Management

Michael Murphey
Capitol Records
Record Deal – A&R

Brandon Giles
EMI Production
Artist Management
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