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…

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…

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…

Lorde

Lorde joins the ISC 2015 song contest judging panel

July 24, 2015 in Competitions, News

The Kiwi singer-songwriter will judge this year’s International Songwriting Competition, joining the likes of Tom Waits, Bill Withers and Bastille…

Larry Hogan, Dublin Studio Hub

Dublin Studio Hub song contest winner declared

July 1, 2015 in Competitions, News

A promising female singer-songwriter based in Surrey is selected as the studio’s winner of the competition co-run with Songwriting Magazine…

V Festival

Win a set at V Festival 2015

June 13, 2015 in Competitions, Events, News

A forthcoming battle of the bands competition will put one lucky act on the line-up of the major UK festival…

The Conies

A songwriting contest to help save kids’ lives

May 6, 2015 in Competitions, News

Birmingham-based road safety organisation DriveSafe & StaySafe unveils a new video education series for schools that needs budding young songwriters…

Vance Joy – ISC 2014 winner

Joy for the ISC winner

May 3, 2015 in Competitions, News

Million-selling ‘Riptide’ earns Australian singer-songwriter Vance Joy the Grand Prize in last year’s International Songwriting Competition (ISC), announced this week…

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…

Stuart Epps

2015 UK Songwriting Contest opens for entries

April 17, 2015 in Competitions, News

This year’s UKSC competition launches with a grand prize of working with, and being mentored by, British producer Stuart Epps…

Adam Levine

New songwriting competition show coming to NBC

March 21, 2015 in Competitions, News

Maroon 5 frontman and ‘The Voice’ coach, Adam Levine will co-produce ‘Songland’, a TV show devoted to discovering talented songwriters…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Cammie Robinson

ReverbNation contest winner #12: Cammie Robinson

October 29, 2014 in Competitions, Features, Interviews

The latest winner of our songwriting competition with musicians network ReverbNation is a self-producing, self-taught female singer-songwriter from West Yorkshire…