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WWAHM Update and Special Announcements
February 23, 2012
WWAHM Update and Special Announcementshere.
In the morning tomorrow we will be moving the songs a series of judges has picked as finalists.
They will show up early in the day on Friday, the 24th. Judging continues tomorrow and by tomorrow night we hope to be able to name the winners. Stay tuned and good luck!
Special AnnouncementsThe Santa Ynez Marriott where we hold the Expo is SOLD OUT. But the EXPO IS NOT SOLD OUT.
We recommend that as an alternate you stay at the QUALITY INN that is right down the street. There are other hotels nearby including a Motel 6 and a Days Inn.
In a separate update we will give you the details of our Wednesday night Meet and Greet at Brewhouse in Santa Barbara and a special show on Sunday at SOhO featuring Danny Myrick and Alice Peacock. Stay around and join us!
Special Offer From Erickson Sound Labs!Just down the street from the Marriott we are fortunate to have a fantastic recording studio, Erickson Sound Labs owned and operated by Bear Erickson! Bear has made a terrific offer to Expo-ites. TAKE ADVANTAGE OF IT...SCHEDULE SOME TIME WITH BEAR!
"My studio will be open Friday and Saturday from 10am-10pm the weekend of the Expo (March 2-3). I will be engineering and doing free quick mixes of peoples tracks for them to take away on a CD...I will have a 1926 Steinway L miked up and an acoustic guitar mic setup, as well as a great tube Vocal mic. Anyone with an Expo badge or proof can come and lay down 1 free song to take home!" —Bear Erickson
ABOUT ESL: Nestled in the heart of Santa Barbara’s wine country, Erickson Sound Labs is the central coast of California’s premier recording studio for artists and musicians.
Capturing and creating audio through analog and digital techniques, Erickson Sound Labs is able to help shape sound for any media format: radio, high-fidelity home sound systems, television, and film.
Bear Erickson has shared the stage and studio with David Crosby, Toni Childs, Jim Pugh and many more.
Welcome Back Rich Goldman!From the DSE: Rich Goldman will be attending the 2012 Expo and will be sitting in on the Film/TV panel. Rich has been with us a number of times and his companies have found many songs through the Expo that they have been able to place. Rich is the person who ultimate decides the winner of the Write With A Hit-Maker Film/TV category that will be ending Feb. 17th 2012. It's a good way to catch his ear but you'll find Rich most amiable in person as well! Thanks Rich!
Rich Goldman is founder and President of RipTide Music, a leading music Synchronization/ publishing company in Los Angeles. RipTide has solid success in licensing for television, movie trailers, films, video games and advertising. He is also President of Pacifica Music, a modern genre production music library.
Read more about Rich Goldman.
Read More about Alice Peacock.
Write With A Hit-Maker, or WWAHM, is more than a songwriting contest. Yes that is the grand prize, getting to write with a bona fide hit songwriter, but we've added a lot of extra value!
Email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions.
Special Offer From Larry Beaird!The Expo is thrilled to have Nashville recording/producing stalwart Larry Beaird back conducting his 9:00AM Saturday (March 3rd) "Arranging the Hit" class!
IMPORTANT: Please read this note about Larry's "Arranging The Hit" special offer!
Check Out DSE Videos. Amazing stuff! Are you there?
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