Enter the September/October 2016 Lyric Contest


We are currently accepting entries for the September/October 2016 Lyric Contest. Deadline is July 15 at Midnight. Enter now for your chance to win the following:

  • 2016 “Dream Co-Write” with Mary Gauthier
  • Professional Demo Session (1 song) at Omni Sound Studios
  • Round-Trip Flight to Nashville (domestic only)
  • Gibson J-35 Guitar
  • Legendary Shure SM58 Microphone

Each of the four finalists have their lyrics printed in American Songwriter, and the bi-monthly winner will be profiled in a one-page Spotlight in the coinciding issue of American Songwriter. You can enter to win the July/August 2016 Lyric Contest (and become eligible for the Grand Prize) by clicking the button below.

Click here to see the 2016 Judges Panel.

Click here to see the Rules & Deadlines.


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