The winners in the Spring Song Contest 2016 were announced in an Awards Show held at The Mockingbird Cafe this past Sunday with ASG President, Rick Busby hosting the event. Thank you to everyone who came out for the show, which featured performances from many of the 1st Place Winners. Many thanks also to everyone who entered the contest. There were a lot of really great songs submitted and the entire event including the awards show was a success.
There were really no losers. Every song entered was remarkable in its own right and the various judges had a real challenge in many categories in determining the winners and runners up….
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,…
The Texas Songwriters Association / Austin Songwriters Group is very proud to announce the creation of the Texas Songwriters Music Legends Hall of Fame. The inaugural celebration and induction will be held Jan 14, 2016 at the Holiday Inn Midtown, 6000 Middle Fiskville Rd in Austin, Texas as part of the Texas Songwriter Association / Austin Songwriters Group Annual
This is a project the Texas Songwriters Association has been developing for years. Our goal is to honor those in the music community that have helped to shape and make Texas the fertile music landscape that it is. This group will include not only songwriters and musicians,…
For a limited time, you can register at the Pre-Registration discount price of only $225 ($150 savings). Register Today to Save!
The 12th Annual ASG Songwriters Symposium is already scheduled and on the books for January 13-17, 2016 at the Holiday Inn Midtown in Austin, Texas. If you were with us for Symposium 2015, you already know what a great time we had. For those of you that have been attending for years, we thank you for not only your long-term support, but also for helping to create the experience itself. It is your individual and collective contributions and presence that makes the experience what it is year in and year out….
The Austin Songwriters Group has created a new, exclusive benefit for its members. It’s called “Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner” and it is for our members only.
Once a month we will meet with a very special guest…
Due to bad weather and too much water the last two Saturdays, the final installment of Robert Cross’ “Building Blocks for Success” music theory workshop will take place this Saturday, November 7th. …
Due to unforeseen circumstances we have POSTPONED the Eliza G workshop and please stay tuned for the rescheduled date.
ASG is proud to host Grammy nominated, singer, songwriter and political activist, Eliza Gilkyson…
Join ASG President, Rick Busby for a special “Songwriting With The Masters” workshop on Sunday, October 18th at The Mockingbird Cafe. Part of October’s Membership Drive month. The workshop is FREE to everyone, member or not….
Starting Tuesday, September 6, Song Doctor is moving to Threadgill’s North!
The weekly Song Doctor meetings will be back in full swing on Tuesday evenings from 7-10 PM at Threadgill’s North….
The Austin Songwriters Group is in its 30th year of serving songwriters and the month of October has been designated the Membership Drive month for 2016. ASG is a non-profit organization, dedicated to providing ongoing educational, performance and networking opportunities specifically for songwriters to assist them in developing their skills in the craft of songwriting, while also providing them with opportunities to network with music industry professionals to get their songs heard by publishers.
Virtually every ASG activity throughout the year requires participants to be an active ASG member. To maintain “active” membership status, members must be current in their annual dues at the time of the event….