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Robert Dale Klein News

New Release!

2/17/2023 - My latest Single: “Tír na nÒg (Land of Eternal Youth)”

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NSAI Regional Coordinator!

December 2022 - I’ve been a Coordinator of the local Washington DC Chapter since 2011, but in Dec. 2022, I also assumed the mantle as a Coordinator of the nine local chapters that comprise a newly created Mid-Atlantic Region). Looking forward to serving the region's songwriters!


On the Grammy Ballot - "She Dreams in Music"

October 15, 2022 - My co-write with Dan Navarro, “She Dreams in Music”, is the opening track on Dan's album “Horizon Line”, and was on the 2022 First Round Grammy Ballot for “Best Americana Performance”

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Light Me Up co-write

2/17/2023 - In 2019 I had the pleasure of co-writing "Light Me Up" with Juliana MacDowell and Todd Breck. It will be available on Juliana's upcoming release "Big Old Yellow Moon".


Winner -

May 23, 2022 - My collaboration with Sasha Lazard, "I Wonder What You See" is Overall Winner, NSAI Chapter Challenge Contest 2022.  

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New Release

02/15/2021 - Release of single “I Wonder What You See”, a duet with co-writer artist Sasha Lazard

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Mid Atlantic Song Contest

37th Mid-Atlantic Song Contest 2021: Honorable Mention – Lyrics Only Category (“Old Man Disguise”)


#6 for 2019 on the Outlaw Country Chart (Roots Music Report)

Album “This Side of the Dirt” ranked #6 for the Year 2019 on the Outlaw Country Chart (Roots Music Report)


From Grief to Gratitude

2017 - I was honored to co-write the theme song, “Thank You", for the documentary film “From Grief to Gratitude”.


Light Me Up co-write

Co-wrote with the artist “Light Me Up” on Todd Breck’s album “Carnival,” 2020


New Release - 2018

This Side of the Dirt


New Release

Co-wrote with the artist “The Book of My Father” on John Mulder’s album “Joy Wins,” 2016

  • Seattle “Pianos in the Parks” Music Video Contest 2015: Second Place Winner (“Yard Sale Piano” original song)


  • 28th Mid-Atlantic Song Contest 2012: Honorable Mention – Country/Bluegrass Category (“That Ol’ Cat of Mine)


  • Coordinator of NSAI Washington, DC Metro Area Chapter, 2011 - Present


  • 6th NSAI-CMT Songwriting Contest 2006: Honorable Mention (“A Long Way Home”)

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