Former Broken Bow Records artist J. Michael Harter has formed Big Al Records with Phoenix-based business executives Steven Dick and Joan Heil.

Former Broken Bow Records artist J. Michael Harter has formed Big Al Records with Phoenix-based business executives Steven Dick and Joan Heil.

Veteran Nashville producer, publisher and songwriter Blake Mevis has been tapped as president/CEO of the Tempe, Ariz.-based label.

Big Al has formed an alliance with Nashville-based independent Lofton Creek Records, which will promote Harter's new album, "Unexpected Change." The set will be distributed by Select-O-Hits.