Join us as 15 Finalists will perform their songs live at the Local Roots Song Contest at Alberta Street Pub on Wednesday, June 13th
A panel of 5 judges from the Local Music community and Media will be on hand to select the winners.
Just $7 at the door to be part of our audience and event.
Stay tuned as we will list the names of the finalists very soon!
Below is our contest information.
LOCAL ROOTS IS CALLING All NW SONGWRITERS
2018 Local Roots Song Contest
Deadline to apply May 15th 2018
Artists entering the Local Roots Song Contest have the chance to win the following:
• Winners in each category will receive a cash prize of $50 and other finalists will also receive prizes
• An offer to perform and record a concert on the radio at the Local Roots Live Series
• Perform their winning song live on the Sunday night Local Roots Radio show on KMUZ-FM
• 4 Categories include: Acoustic/Singer Songwriter, Americana/Blues/Folk, Bluegrass/Country, Rock, Pop and Soul
• Contest is open to amateur and professional songwriters
• 4 finalists in each category will be selected to perform at the finals competition on Wednesday, June 13th at the Local Roots Live Series at Alberta Street Pub. Winners in each category chosen by a panel of judges will be announced at the end of the evening.
• Entrants must be residents of the state of Oregon or Washington
• Enter your original song by sending an email to:
Include the following:
— Email a recording of your song in mp3 format.
(does not have to be a professional mastered version)
— Lyrics of the song appearing in the body of the email
— Category you are entering in the subject line of your email
— Website or FB page or a short bio
There is no entry fee! Please only one original song per artist
Deadline to apply: May 15th
Those selected for the June 13th finals competition will be notified shortly after the deadline.
Contest judges will be local professionals from the local music industry and media
Pictured: Laryssa Birdseye performing at the Local Roots Live Series