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2019 Lyric Contest Winner Mike Guiney Has “Dream Co-Write” With Brent Cobb, Records Demo at OmniSound Studios

In January, Gananoque, Ontario's Mike Guiney scored the Grand Prize for the 2019 American Songwriter Lyric Contest. The winning lyric, “Changing (While Staying The Same),” won 1st place in the May/June bi-monthly contest....

Chris Maxwell on Five Songwriters Who Matter Most

First known as member of Skeleton Key, Chris Maxwell is now out with his second solo album, New Store No. 2, which was released on Valentine’s Day, 2020 by Max Recordings. We wondered which songwriters...

Mike Guiney Scores 2019 Lyric Contest Grand Prize

Gananoque, Ontario-based songwriter Mike Guiney has scored the Grand Prize for the 2019 American Songwriter Lyric Contest. The winning lyric, "Changing (While Staying The Same)," won 1st place in the May/June bi-monthly contest. Each year, all six...

Annual Lyric Contest Winner Set To Be Announced Soon

American Songwriter has received countless submissions for each 2019 bi-monthly Lyric Contest in hopes of being awarded annual Grand prize -- and the time to make a final decision is fast approaching. The winner will receive:

Matthew Francis Andersen, Former Lyric Contest Winner, Set to Release Third Album

When Matthew Francis Andersen won the 2012 American Songwriter Lyric Contest the prize of co-writing with Hayes Carll may have seemed – at least at the time – a dream come true. Now, closing in on a...
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Evening Hymns’ Offer Deceptive Song, “I Can Only Be Good”

Love can be a funny thing sometimes. A relationship that seems predictable can end up unveiling one surprise after...
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