In 2002 a compilation project was born out of the rich talents of songwriters in the area who have been involved with the studio in one way or another. The Northwest Songwriters Volume 1 CD includes songs by Mark Knudson and Steve Kleinbart, Steven Jackson, Steve Nebel, Li Gold, Gregg Gudmunson, Michael 'Wedge' Hoefer, John Savage, Ron Weyers, John Holmes, Rick Epting, Betty Tartas, Jim Tartas, Joel Smith, Bennie Rawson, Alan Savage, Troy Swedeen, KC Heacox, and Carl Drechler.

© John Holmes 2005