It’s happening as part of City of Darebin’s spring festival, FUSE.
The annual Darebin Songwriters’ Award is back to recognise, showcase and promote local songwriters, with entries now open.
The competition is open to songwriters of all ages who live, work or study in the City of Darebin. Entrants are also welcome to enter songs in languages other than English, with local Indigenous songwriters particularly encouraged to enter.
The winner will receive an incredible prize package including $2,000 cash courtesy of City of Darebin, eight hours recording time with an engineer at HeadGap, EP Mastering by Crystal Mastering, a $500 Implant Media voucher for CD duplication services, a $500 Echo Tone Guitars voucher and an I Manage My Music masterclass pass.
Past winners include Stella Farnan, Jordie Lane, Ben Mason, Brooke Russell and Charm of Finches.
A judging panel of distinguished local songwriters will select 12 finalists, each of who will receive a one-on-one songwriting mentor session with one of the judges. There will also be a public vote for the People’s Choice Award winner who will take away a cash prize of $500 and an I Manage My Music masterclass pass.
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DAREBIN SONGWRITERS' AWARD ENTRIES NOW OPEN! . Entries are open to songwriters’ who live, work or study in the City of Darebin with an amazing prize package to be won including $2000 cash, studio time and more! . Winner announced in a special 3KND Kool 'N' Deadly radio broadcast during FUSE Spring festival on the 17 September 2020. . For more information and to enter visit our website! . #darebinsongwritersaward #darebinsongwriters #melbournesongwriters #melbournemusic #songwriters #songs
To enter The Darebin Songwriters’ Award, visit the FUSE Darebin website. Entries close 4pm Wednesday July 29.
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