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Denver Area Meet and Greets 8.22 and 8.23!
August 12, 2011
Denver Area Meet and Greets 8.22 and 8.23!Join Expo Co-Founder Jim Attebery and other famous (and infamous!) Durangonians at our annual Meet and Greets in the Denver/Boulder/Broomfield area as we get ready for our Fall Colorado Expo, OCT 6-8, 2011!
Monday Aug 22, 6-10pm at one of our favorite watering holes, The Walnut Room Pizzeria in Denver!
Tuesday Aug 23, 6-10pm at our friend Lydia Fiore's FANTASTIC Globalsound Studio and Music Academy!
Never any cover charge and FUN FOR ALL AGES! COME PLAY WITH US AND LEARN MORE ABOUT THIS YEAR'S EXPO!
Good News! We've Added Film/TV to WWAHM!
Good News! We have added a Film/TV category to the 2011-2 WWAHM Contest. Two prominent music supervisors will be judging your songs and picking a winner. Of course, they are also looking for songs for projects!
Jessica Garey is the head of Firefly Music, a Nashville-based film/tv pitching company. Prior to that she worked in film/tv music supervision with Lindsay Wolfington (One Tree Hill, Smallville). One of her artists, Adam Agin, placed a song in Vampire Diaries at the Durango Film/TV Expo in May 2011. She's getting traction!
Mike Swartz is the head of Denver/Nashville-based film/tv pitching company, One Louder Creative. Prior to that he worked at Universal Music Publishing in LA and Songs Music also in LA. He has an extensive background in film/tv and music publishing.
NOTE: YOU MUST ENTER YOUR SONG(S) IN EITHER THE POP OR COUNTRY CATEGORY. THEN EMAIL JACK@DURANGOSONG.COM WITH WHICH SONG(s) ARE TO BE MOVED INTO FILM/TV SECTION.
IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS PLEASE SUBMIT THEM USING THE FAQ FORM HERE SO THAT EVERYONE CAN GET THEIR QUESTIONS ANSWERED IN A TIMELY MANNER. THANK YOU!
OK songwriters we are now LIVE WITH WWAHM 2011-2!
Just a few preliminary notes:
--There are THREE CATEGORIES, POP, COUNTRY, and FILM/TV for this contest.
Note--You must create a login name and password to enter any of our contests. (We make a workspace in the cloud for all entrants. You can start a submission, save it, and come back to it later to finish--without finalizing payment.) This is important because many times entrants wish to change their song or category before submitting. It's a very unique and helpful feature!
We are extremely excited about the two hit songwriters who have agreed to co-write with our winners. Keith Follese (over 200 cuts with major artists!) is one of the most successful songwriters in Nashville and Vince Melamed is an iconic country/rock piano player and songwriter. He's played with everyone including Dylan, The Eagles, Jimmy Buffet and many more, and co-authored the legendary duet by Don Henley and Trisha Yearwood, "Walkaway Joe" (written with Greg Barnhill, also a past Expo participant). As usual the Expo has attracted top mentors to co-write with the winners!
Essential Reading for the Serious Songwriter
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