Platinum-selling singer/songwriter Josh Mirenda was the recipient of the 2017 ASCAP Song of the Year for the hit song “Somewhere On A Beach,” recorded by Dierks Bentley. In addition, the Nashville native also penned songs for such country stars as Jason Aldean (including the #1 smash “Girl Like You” and “They Don’t Know”), Parmalee, Colt Ford, Brantley Gilbert and others. As a singer and songwriter, Mirenda has more than 500 million streams across all digital streaming platforms. As an artist, Josh independently released a self-titled EP which yielded the hit “I Got You” before signing his record deal with Average Joe’s Entertainment. Josh will release his debut single “Til The Neons Gone” in January of 2022.
AIMP Presents Together Alone: The Lasting Impact of COVID-19 on Songwriters Post-Pandemic
10/15/21, 6:00 PM
The COVID-19 pandemic forced artists and songwriters to improvise, collaborating over Zoom, recording in separate studios, and playing live shows over the internet. And while there will never be a true replacement for face-to-face interaction, the quarantine experience has taught the music community several important lessons that could positively impact the writing process going forward. On this panel, some of today’s top independent songwriters will discuss their experiences during the pandemic, and reveal quarantine tips they’ll be carrying with them into a healthier future.