January/February 2019 High Five Contest: 5 Favorite 80’s Songs

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Want to win? Simply fill out the form below and tell us your “5 Favorite 80’s Songs” and you’ll be entered to win the Martin GPCRSG guitar and set of Authentic Acoustic strings.

Selected entries will be printed in our January/February 2019 issue.

Deadline: November 30th, 2018 at 11:59pm CST.

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No purchase necessary. To enter the “High 5 Contest” (the “Contest”) you must be at least 13 years of age. Employees of ForASong Media LLC and C.F. Martin and Co. and their immediate families or household members are ineligible. In order for your entry to be considered for publication and for the Martin guitar (“the Prize”), it must contain the correct album or song title and the correct name and spelling of the band or artist for each album or song on your list. The best entries are selected for publication by American Songwriter editors, and the winner of the Prize is selected at random from among all of the entries published. Winners will be notified by email. If the Prize winner does not respond to the email announcing the winner within seven days, a new winner will be chosen. The winer of the Prize is responsible for any and all applicable taxes and fees, including duties on shipments outside the United States. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited. By entering the Contest you agree that the Contest is legal in the jurisdiction to which the Prize will be shipped.

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