ASG’s Fall Song Contest is accepting submissions beginning October 17th and running for one month only through November 17th. The winners of the Fall Contest will be announce at ASG’s 13th Annual Songwriters Symposium in January 2017. The first place winners in this year’s contest will have the opportunity to have their winning songs included on a compilation CD, and will also be able to attend one FREE songwriting or music publisher workshop of their choice during calendar year 2017. For complete contest and submission rules, regulations and details, please read on.
ALL FIRST, SECOND AND THIRD CATEGORY WINNERS WILL RECEIVE ASG CERTIFICATE AWARDS ACKNOWLEDGING THEIR ACCOMPLISHMENTS IN THE CONTEST….
ASG is a non-profit organization that provides resources to local songwriters.
Austin Songwriters Group is the gathering place for the music community that provides education through our annual conference and regularly scheduled workshops and seminars with world class songwriters, musicians, publishers, producers and other music industry professionals in a nurturing and supportive environment that allows members to hone and polish their songwriting and performance skills and learn about the business of music. There is also a weekly critique session (Song Doctor) that offers an opportunity to gain valuable insight from peers into how other songwriters approach their craft. We are the direct conduit for Austin musicians to the music industry including relationships with publishers and PRO’s that were established and have been maintained for over twelve years now….
Continuing the longstanding tradition of providing public performance opportunities, the Austin Songwriters Group has partnered with Threadgill’s World Headquarters to present “Monday Night Live at Threadgill’s,” an open mic stage hosted by Christy Moore, Gregg Miller and ASG Executive Director, Lee Duffy. In the past, ASG has offered performance opportunities to songwriters at other Austin venues, including Cactus Cafe, Waterloo Ice House, Lucky Lounge and The Mockingbird Cafe, among others.
ASG made the move to Threadgill’s after giving up its lease on the southeast Austin location that had been its home for the last few years. This is not the first time Threadgill’s has supported ASG….
ASG welcomes sponsorships and donations to support the many musical events, workshops & music publishing opportunities it provides throughout the year to songwriters throughout Texas, the US and Canada. Learn how you can help.
For nearly thirty years, songwriters from near and far have become members of the Austin Songwriters Group, a 501(c)3, non-profit organization created by songwriters for songwriters. members have attended the annual songwriters symposium held each January to soak up all of the workshops, panels, publisher pitch sessions, concerts, showcases, late night song circles and more. Throughout the year, locally based songwriters attend ASG’s weekly events,…