H.R. Cook, President
2239 Bank Street
Baltimore, MD 21231
t: 276.970.1583


Kim Hylick
BMG Chyrsalis
29 Music Square East
Nashville,TN 37203
t: 615.329.3999

Weaver of Words Music was established in 1978 by H.R. Cook in conjunction with Fireball Records. Originally it was a company geared to the Nashville country scene. It now represents writers in other styles such as pop, R&B, rock, dance, gospel, film and television. Weaver of Words Music Group is always listening and open to new writers and songs. We pitch our catalog to producers, A&R, management, film companies, and artists worldwide.


H.R. Cook has a new CD titled Neongrass. Thirteen of the fourteen songs were written or co-written by Weaver of Words Music writers.

Click here to watch the new "Virginia's in the South" music video.

5 time SPBGMA Contemporary Male Vocalist, Larry Stephenson, has recorded the song "Weary Pilgrim Welcome Home", written by Barry Clevenger, to be included on his Pinecastle Records' gospel project titled Thankful.

The Grammy nominated and IBMA 2005 Entertainers of The Year, Cherryholmes features a Pat Kramer song "Mansions of Kings" on their new Skaggs Family Records release Cherryholmes II: Black and White CD. Debuted at #1 on the Billboard bluegrass charts.

Del McCoury

"Zero To Love", a H.R. Cook co-write, was recorded on the Grammy nominated IBMA 2004 Album of the Year It's Just the Night by The Del McCoury Band.

Josh William

"Ol' Brown Suitcase", a H.R. Cook tune, was featured on the Josh WIlliams project Lonesome Highway on Pinecastle Records.

Don Rigsby

"Muddy Water", a song written by Alan Johnston, was recorded by Don Rigsby on the Sugarhill album "Midnight Call". The album made it to #2 on the Bluegrass Charts.

The songs "Muddy Water", "The River Ran Black" and "Ballad of Sarah Malone" by Alan Johnston, and "Chancellorsville" by Warren Wilken was included on the new David Davis and The Warrior River Boys project Troubled Times on Rebel Records.

"Are You Lonesome Tonight" a tune pinned by Daniel Salyer is on the new Mark Newton Band Project Hillbilly Hemingway on Rebel Records. The album was produced by two time Grammy nominated producer Carl Jackson

Another Daniel Salyer song "The Legend of Johnny Clay" is on the new Crooked Road Series CD Taking the Crooked Road Again by Sammy Shelor and Linda Lay. Sammy Shelor is the founding member of The Lonesome River Band.

Two Hearts N Him recorded an Alan Johnston song "Once Upon a Cross" on their new Landmark Communications Group project. The project is also titled "Once Upon a Cross".

The music from the song "Two Dimes and A Nickel" by Alan Johnston was featured on the History Channel special "Hillbilly - The Real Story" narrated by Billy Ray Cyrus.

Don Rigsby has recorded the Alan Johnston song "Mary Magdalene" on a new gospel project on Rebel Records to be released soon.


Josh William

H.R.Cook with Josh Williams

2005 IBMA Songwriters Showcase: Dixie Hall, Tom T. Hall, Hazel Dickens, Janet McGarry and H.R. Cook.

H.R. with cousin, Hall of Fame Bluegrass artist and writer, Hazel Dickens.

Alan Johnston with Don Rigsby.

Alan Johnston with David Davis.

Sandy Cherryholmes, H.R. Cook, and Cia Cherryholmes.

H.R. Cook and Del McCoury.

Bluegrass legends Del McCoury and Larry Sparks performing together.