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September/October 2020 Lyric Contest Winner Mark Miller Talks “This Long Life”

Arvada, Colorado-based Mark Miller scored top honors for the September/October 2020 American Songwriter Lyric Contest for his song “This Long Life.” American Songwriter caught up with the golf course architect by-day to get the scoop on the lyric’s inspiration...

September/October 2020 Lyric Contest Winners

Congratulations to all our September/October 2020 Lyric Contest winners! CLICK HERE to enter the November/December contest, deadline September 15 @ 11:59 PM CST. 1st Place “This Long Life” by Mark Miller (Arvada, CO)   Life is...

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....

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...
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Today’s Special Song for Now: St. Vincent, “Digital Witness”

Is this a great song about the dangers of social media, or the greatest? You decide.
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