Safeauto and DreamJobbing

Car insurance company offers a songwriter’s ‘dream job’

August 29, 2015 in Competitions, News

SafeAuto and DreamJobbing want a musician to fly to California, create original music for an advertising campaign and win $10,000… Tags: , , , ,

Marissa Guzman

World Wide Music Contest announces winning entries

August 18, 2015 in Competitions, News

WorldWideMusicContest.com (WWMC), a site made for unsigned musicians from across the globe, unveils the winners of its first songwriting competition… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Shelly Peiken

UK Songwriting Contest judge to offer advice

August 9, 2015 in Competitions, News

Multi-platinum songwriter Shelly Peiken, who is already judging the songwriting competition, will mentor and critique one lucky entrant this year… Tags: , , , , , ,

SongDoor

SongDoor songwriting contest opens for entry

April 29, 2015 in Competitions, News

The SongDoor 2015 International Songwriting Competition is now open for submissions, with awards being given to entrants across six categories… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Daughter

Shure Songwriting Award judge confirmed

February 20, 2015 in Competitions, Gear, News

The Institute of Contemporary Music Performance launches Shure’s annual songwriting competition, in partnership with BASCA, with indie band Daughter judging… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

DSH carousel 2

Win a €1,000 recording package with Dublin Studio Hub

February 4, 2015 in Competitions, Features

Our Dublin Studio Hub songwriting competition offers you the chance to have your music performed, recorded, mixed and mastered professionally… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

InCrest band photo – ReverbNation Songwriting competition winners

ReverbNation Songwriting contest winner #14: InCrest

January 21, 2015 in Competitions, Features, Interviews

Kicking off the 2015 winner’s podium of our hallowed ReverbNation songwriting competition is a three piece grunge band from Copenhagen… Tags: , , , , , , ,

Ruth Moody

Interview: Ruth Moody

January 13, 2015 in Features, Interviews

We get to know the two-time Juno Award winning singer-songwriter from Canada who’s a featured vocalist for Dire Straits’ Mark… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Future Music Songwriting Competition – Luke Friend

New contest to find the future of songwriting

December 21, 2014 in Competitions, News

Future Music, the company behind the discovery of Birdy, Lucy Spraggan and Jacob Banks, begin their hunt for more songwriters… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

My Favourite Time Of Year by The Florin Street Band

Christmas song contest winner to hit UK TV

November 30, 2014 in News

The song which won the festive section of the 2013 UK Songwriting Contest will be ITV’s Text Santa Appeal theme… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Your Songwriting Contest

New songwriting contest launches

September 16, 2014 in Competitions, News

This is not just a song contest… this is Your Song Contest. Free to enter, too, which is always nice… Tags: , ,

Next Big Thing

Win a recording contract worth £100,000!

June 21, 2014 in Competitions, News

Paul ‘19’ Hardcastle and radio network UTV Media launch a UK talent search with a recording contract as the prize… Tags: , , , , ,

USA Songwriting Competition

USA Songwriting Competition entry extended

June 8, 2014 in News

It’s still possible to enter this annual songwriting contest, and have the chance of winning a grand prize of $50,000… Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Birmingham Conservatoire

Birmingham university calls for songwriters and composers

April 26, 2014 in Competitions, News

Young composers across the UK are invited to enter the 2014 Philip Bates Prize jointly run with Birmingham City University… Tags: , , , ,

Mark Cawley – UKSC

2014 UK Songwriting Contest opens for entries

April 9, 2014 in Competitions, News

This year’s UKSC competition kicks off with an additional grand prize of getting to co-write with hit songwriter Mark Cawley… Tags: , , ,

BLACKUR0

ReverbNation contest winner #9: BLACKUR0

March 6, 2014 in Features, Interviews

Our latest songwriting competition winner is an eclectic singer-songwriter from Japan, mixing rock with elements of R&B, hip-hop and electro… Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Sam Duckworth – Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly

Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly to judge Shure Songwriting Award

March 4, 2014 in Competitions, News

Singer-songwriter Sam Duckworth will decide the winners of this year’s songwriting competition offered in partnership between ICMP, BASCA and Shure… Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Song Academy Young Songwriter 2014

Young Songwriter 2014 competition open for entry

February 11, 2014 in Competitions, News

Budding songwriters aged 7-18 years from across the UK and Ireland are invited to enter this year’s Song Academy contest… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Amnesty International - Young Human Rights Songwriter & Performer Awards

Young songwriters encouraged to write protest songs

October 21, 2013 in Competitions, News

Amnesty invites 7-21 year olds to discover the power of songwriting through the Young Human Rights Songwriter & Performer Awards… Tags: , , , , ,

UK Songwriting Contest 2013

UK Songwriting Contest 2013 winners revealed

August 12, 2013 in Competitions, News

For many hopeful songwriters who entered the annual UKSC, the wait is over and the results are out. Who won?… Tags: , , , , , , , ,