UPDATE: Home on the Road is now a FINALIST. See all films on the Film Festival website, newyorkinternationalfilmawards.com (navigate to > Results > April 2020). Home On The Road, has made it to the Semi Finals of the New York International Film awards. This marks the first of what we feel will be many accomplishments to come for the filmmaker and artist, Joshua C.S. (Joshua Caleb Smith). See his music website, listentjoshua.com or youtube.com/listentojoshua to find out more about the [...]
The music industry isn’t just the ones that “make it”. Home on the Road is a hard look at America, the American Music Industry, what success means, and what living as an artist in this country is like for everyday people. This documentary, created by artist, JOSHUA C.S. is a look into the day in the life of an artist in today's music industry. He asks the question "What is Success?" to all he encounters, and offers a deep look [...]
Wonderful Life Foundation presentation video for 2019 annual fundraiser event. See more about Wonderful Life Foundation at https://wonderfullifefoundation.org/
Downtown Nashville transforms often to accomodate the crowds for festivals, NFL drafts, some major solo performances and holidays. Being native here, it's become a part of the landscape - I almost don't recognize it unless there's 10k+ people down there. But it's a beautiful thing, and the city has done a great job keeping up with the changes and peaked interest in what used to be (and still very much is) just a large version of a small town. DOWNTOWN [...]
We worked with Steve Wariner to produce this unique FIRST-LOOK at the brand new, "The Steve Wariner Nashville Gentleman" Signature Model Gretsch Guitar. If you're a guitar player, you're about to nerd out... guaranteed. We spent time going through components of the build and design to describe in detail just how this guitar was conceived and how it plays. Enjoy this FIRST-LOOK here only!
Sex and The Music City is a game changer in Nashville. This podcast has the potential the alter the landscape of downtown Nashville for the better. Tourists won't know what they hit them when they get pulled into the ACME Radio Live recording booth on a random Tuesday while bar hopping. It's raunchy, it's real and it's all Nashville every time. E4 Promo Host Amie Miriello is the epitome of great Nashville talent. She's a background singer [...]
Omari Booker is a painter based in Nashville TN. We met up with him about his upcoming show and to talk about some of what has inspired his work. Here's what we discovered: Find Omari online: omaribooker.com / facebook / twitter / instagram / youtube
The Shelby Park Picture Show is back up and running and about to begin it's 2016 season! This year marks year two for the event series, and there are a few changes Nashville audiences can look forward to. Firstly, twice as many shows, secondly, the audience actually got to pick all the movies this year! Other changes include online ticketing through the 2016 calendar on the website, and opportunities for multiple non-profits to partner with the series to benefit from from proceeds. Upcoming Shows [...]
ANNOUNCING: Home on the Road A project by Joshua Smith and True Source Entertainment, in association with Imagine That! Video, REDFOX, and Stonebrooke International What does success mean to you? Logline: This documentary follows American recording artist, Joshua, on his travels across the country playing music, and moving from one place to another to further his career, and find the answer to the meaning of success. INTENT FOR USE: Documentary, Adverts, TV and Online Series INTENDED LENGTH: One hour special [...]
Holley Maher came to us needing a way to visually represent the process of her very personal new Album, “Euphorics”. We came up with a concept that matched her vision, and shot all the footage in one day with her. In post we combined phone footage, and her Vine posts from the recording sessions with her original music on the record to create this final product.
This short film is a one of a kind, brilliant piece of cinema. Produced by Cyborg Ant in Los Angeles, True Source Entertainment brought original music and Joshua Smith was dubbed Music Supervisor.
The Fry Pharmacy is a recording studio in north Nashville near Old Hickory Lake. The oddities of the building, the gear, and the producer, Scott McEwen make this place one worth seeking out for a unique sound and experience. This video showcases the pair. We worked with Scott to develop a new website, frypharmacyrecording.com, as well as this brand vignette.
This film was one of the top 20 shorts selected in the Louisiana Film Prize 2015 (website). True Source Entertainment’s own Joshua Smith scored the Short Film. Genre: Drama Synopsis: A man struggles as his seemingly idyllic life falls apart one layer at a time. Betrayal, heartbreak and revenge permeate this story as a good man loses his possessions and possibly his soul. Directed By: Jason Barry Produced By: Chris Colbert and Monique Yamaguchi Written By: Jason Barry, Glen Barry, and Rebecca Schuster Cinematography [...]
Working with Streamsound Records, we helped bring Austin’s branding to life with this vibrant EPK showcasing the amazing talent behind the song, and what it meant to the artist. Find out more: austinwebbmusic.com
Next week's showing of the classic, "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" has already garnished a lot of attention in East Nashville, but the Picture Show is now hosting a trivia to give away a TSHIRT and and some concessions to a couple big Winners! Be sure to head over to the Shelby Park Picture Show Facebook Pageand enter to win the trivia. It's a 3 part question: Peter Ostrum, who was the blonde Charlie Bucket we all know from [...]
We worked with international non-profit, Life in Abundance, to create a video to showcase and feature their processes and benefits to some of the communities they serve in Kenya. This is a video product of True Source Entertainment, in partnership with Plan Left, in Nashville TN.
Movies at Shelby Park for the community, by the community, and benefiting local nonprofits August 31, 2015-- Nashville based creative production company, True Source Entertainment (TSE) has joined forces with media conduit, The East Nashvillian, to bring an event to East Nashville thats fun for all ages. After the first show, we know this will be an East Nashville staple for seasons to come! SHELBY PARK PICTURE SHOW (http://shelbyparkpictureshow.com) as its called, is a movie-at-the-park event that has already proven [...]
Working with Choice Media and Hill Entertainment in Nashville TN, True Source Entertainment (in partnership with Plan Left, marketing and advertising) produced Naomi Judd’s EPK to introduce her as a Public Engagement Speaker on Health Topics.
Michael Rooker’s “Asylum of the Dead” featuring music by True Source Entertainment releases at Walmart and Amazon
May 16, 2015--Asylum of the Dead, the first official behind the camera release by The Walking Dead star, Michael Rooker, has hit the shelves of Walmart and Amazon.com. The release, starring Rooker, Beverley Mitchell and Haylie Duff about the insane asylum by the same name in Rookers hometown is a blend of science fiction and horror/thriller action. From IMDB: For decades, Pennhurst psychiatric hospital has been haunted by turbulent supernatural forces. When a television crew embarks on a mission to [...]
"The American Dream" is a thrilling, dramatic short film about the struggles of a man who's seemingly idyllic life falls apart one peice at a time. True Source Entertainment's ownJoshua Smithscored the short. The film is slated as one of the top 20 films in consideration at the Shreveport Film Festival, or "Louisiana Film Prize 2014". Watch in the coming weeks as the winners are announced! The festival is held the weekend of Oct 10-12, 2014.
The Wolf of Wall Street is gaining interest from social media audiences that measure to breakthrough heights. Boasting a staggering 967,035 followers across Twitter and Facebook, they've got a 400k lead on their closest competitor. It will be interesting to see how the film fairs against it's competitors in the race for Best Picture, "Gravity" (which holds the close second in social media traffic), and "Philomena" which doesn't even rank in social graces as it doesn't have any official accounts [...]
Today in East Nashville theres an event happening And not just any event. I found out about the Roxy Theatre a few months back looking for older buildings on the East side that might be perfect locations for a new venue, recording space just something a little different. In talking with a rep at the local non-profit group,Neighborhoods Resource Center, I found out about this event today, and the plans to rejuvenate this amazing piece of Nashville History. This group [...]
Score and End Credits song written and recorded by True Source Entertainment for Stonebrook International at True Source Entertainment and Beethoven Inc studios, with production help from Alex Elena, GRAMMY Winning producer. Film distributed on SYFY and available at Wal-Mart in US and oversees.
TSE artist, Joshua, will embark on a journey across the nation playing shows, recording new material, and interviewing people about their idea of success. Follow the journey on homeontheroadproject.com and on Facebook and Twitter @homeontherd.