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Barrie Dempsey / Press

“Trending Regions: Northern Europe, Northern Africa, Middle East This is the great news. Now that ‘You Never Saw Me Love’ has achieved critical mass on radio and will continue to expand off its own burgeoning popularity, we can turn our attention to your next single. We look forward to building upon the success of your hit single ‘You Never Saw Me Love’ and to ushering in a year of unprecedented achievement! Kind regards, The Akademia Team The Akademia 633 W. Fifth Street, 26th Floor Los Angeles, CA 90071”

“Chase Me Down' is an upbeat rock-folk lament that marries a great melody to a strong theme - the best formula for radio greatness - and we expect it will top the international charts this summer.”

“Dear Barrie Dempsey, We are pleased to provide you with your latest radio spin report, along with our heartfelt congratulations! We have been advised that your song ‘You Never Saw Me Love’ has received an increasingly strong response in its sixth month of rotation on numerous radio stations worldwide as measured by tune-ins and listener requests. Please click here to view your spin report summarizing the sixth month of airplay: http://www.TheAkademia.com/spinreports/BarrieDempsey-YouNeverSawMeLove-0B6B.html But there’s more good news. We recently sat down with program directors and are pleased to inform you that we’ve secured rotation for your song ‘You Never Saw Me Love’ on the following ten additional stations, starting November 1st:”

“It appears that congratulations are in order yet again! We have been advised that your song ‘You Never Saw Me Love’ has received an increasingly positive response in its fifth month of rotation on radio stations all across the globe. Please click here to view your spin report summarizing the fifth month of airplay: http://www.TheAkademia.com/spinreports/BarrieDempsey-YouNeverSawMeLove-0B5B.htmlIn viewing your latest report, you’ll also notice that thirty-five additional stations picked up your single in September! But there’s more good news. We recently met with program directors from a broad range of networks and are pleased to inform you that they’ve placed your song ‘You Never Saw Me Love’ on the following fifteen additional stations, starting October 1st:”

“Please welcome our guest, Mr. Barrie Dempsey... just for you all. THIS SHOW JUST ANNOUNCED!!! We are very excited to bring you one of the Best Award Wining Singer/Songwriters in San Diego! He plays Flute, Harmonica, Guitar, and Sings like the throwback Superstars like James Taylor, Gordon Lightfoot, and all the classics of days gone by, with a fresh edge that will leave you wanting more! Please Listen in and grab his wealth of knowledge in this great interview August 24th ‪#‎LiveAt5‬ on GURLZ TALK RAWK. GurlzTalkRawk.com on the EntertalkRadio.com Network. Wednesdays at 5 each week with your hosts Traci Smith and Kristina Beth Vinas Get his latest album that is getting National Airplay called "Rivers Run" on Amazon. Best Album of the year!”

“Radio play spin report for original song "You Never Saw Me Love" by Barrie Dempsey http://www.theakademia.com/spinreports/BarrieDempsey-YouNeverSawMeLove-8A3A.html”

“Barrie Dempsey This is Jennifer with the Song of the Year songwriting contest. I am contacting you about the material you submitted into the previous contest. Even though your material did not place as a Winner or Finalist, you still did incredibly well in the contest. You had an entry that received the Semi-Finalist placement as listed on your personalized placement page at http://contestresults.songoftheyear.com/barriedempsey.html The 'Semi-Finalist' placement is the highest placement next only to the one winner and four finalists from each category.”

“Hi Barrie: We recently put together a Top 10 list of the best artists of the past 25 years for the television broadcast of the AMC wants to call the Producers Choice Honors hosted by Heather McDonald from Chelsea Lately, being held at the Avalon Theater in Hollywood on November 9th of this year. Out of over 10,000 nominees and past recipients, songs and albums submitted for consideration, you were one of our all time favorites. Quite an achievement I would say. We would like to see you being part of this event. We selected you as one of the Top 10 Best of 25 years nominee for Country Artist and would like for you represent that achievement at this special event. Sincerely, Al Bowman Executive Producer”

“April 14, 2016... It is our pleasure to reach out to you today to let you in on some exciting news. After careful consideration of hundreds of artists and weeks of deliberation, you’ve been nominated by The Akademia for Folk / Singer-Songwriter Artist Of The Year for 2015 at the upcoming gala event on Thursday, April 21st! You should feel very proud of this achievement and what it says about your talent, your passion and your art. As you can well imagine, we would like to make extra certain that you are still planning to attend the gala event. If you were to win, we need to be sure that you will be there to receive your award. The Akademia Team”

“‎WMIC Radio- Miami‎ to Barrie Dempsey January 24 at 2:17am · Sounds great! 'Chase Me Down' has good radio potential. https://www.facebook.com/940791719270664/photos/o.430754083684541/1250073401675826/?type=3Sandra www.wmic-radio.com WMIC Radio- Miami's photo.”

“Barrie Dempsey It had been a while since Barrie has played for us; he's been busy collecting songwriting awards and touring. To open, he played James Taylor's "You Can Close Your Eyes"; after that he did a couple off his CD, the first one called "Rivers Run"; then he did a new tune "Open Mic"; and another song off the CD called "I Wonder". His strong songwriting is backed by his able performing style--it was a treat to have him back.”

“Dear Barrie Dempsey, Great news has arrived again this month! We have been informed that your song ‘Chase Me Down’ continued to receive an increasingly strong response in its latest month of heavy rotation on numerous radio stations worldwide. This is excellent news! Please click here to view your latest spin report, which now reflects a formidable level of monthly spins: http://www.TheAkademia.com/spinreports/BarrieDempsey-ChaseMeDown-1B9B.html But that’s not the only good news we have to report. We recently had the opportunity to sit down with program directors from the Hit XM Radio Network. Based upon the growing strength of your song and its popularity, they are willing to place ‘Chase Me Down’ in heavy rotation on the following five stations in their network, effective January 1st: KHZT Denver, Colorado www.hit-xm.com/denver1 KVHT Las Vegas, Nevada www.hit-xm.com/lasvegas1 WXHT Singapore, Singapore www.hit-xm.com/singapore1 KPHT Panama City, Panama www.hit-xm.com/”

“Hey Barrie! Wanted to let you know we launched GigTown Radio today and "Chase Me Down" is in the rotation. Such a cool song and hopefully all GigTown users everywhere think so too :)”

“'Chase Me Down' is an upbeat rock-folk lament that marries a great melody to a strong theme - the best formula for radio greatness - and we expect it will top the international charts this summer.”

“It appears congratulations are in order once again! We have been informed that your song ‘Chase Me Down’ continued to receive an increasingly strong listener response in its latest month of heavy rotation on numerous radio stations. This is great news! Please click here to view your spin report, which now reflects a formidable level of spins throughout the world: http://www.TheAkademia.com/spinreports/BarrieDempsey-ChaseMeDown-Phase5.html But there’s more good news. We’ve been in discussions with various program directors at the VIBE FM Radio Network. They were very impressed with your song and its rising popularity on radio and have agreed to place ‘Chase Me Down’ in heavy rotation on five stations in their network, effective September 1st:”

“Congratulations on having your song ‘Chase Me Down’ hit the #1 position on KXRL Radio and its affiliated network stations during the month of July 2015. This accomplishment is a tribute to your talent, hard work and perseverance.”

“'With a distinct textured voice, flawless acoustic arrangements and a clear penchant for creating unforgettable hooks, Barrie Dempsey has crafted a masterful collection of songs that are sure to endure.'”

“In January of 2013 Barrie Dempsey was on WCFA-LP 101.5 FM in Cape May, NJ for an one hour show with Roy Baker - host, “Open Mic” radio program doing original songs on acoustic guitar and harmonica. Roy requested that my song “Open Mic” be used for his theme song. You can listen to it on Reverbnation.”

“WCFA-LP 101.5 FM in Cape May, NJ for a half hour show with MQ Murphy – host of “Six Degrees””