Canadian Songwriter LINDA M
by Linda M
Performing Songwriter Linda M
THESE JUST IN:
-SONGWRITER UNIVERSE Song of the Month Award goes to Linda M for "Beautiful Today"
-WINNER of The 2007 Toronto Exclusive Magazine Awards, BEST FEMALE POP ARTIST!
-"Gravity" wins 2nd place in the Dallas Songwriters Association Song Contest!
January 2008 got off to a good start for Performing Songwriter Linda M with these three wins! This past Summer, THE BILLBOARD WORLD SONG CONTEST announced that Linda M placed 2 songs in the TOP 500. Out of over 30,000 Professional and Amateur entries worldwide, "Gravity" and "Seriously" grabbed the judges attention and praise. BILLBOARD also donned Honors on "Buried Alive" along with THE GREAT AMERICAN SONG CONTEST and the UK Singer Songwriter Awards.
With three Pro Writing Sessions under her belt, Linda M will return to Nashville, TN in April 2008 to work with some of Music City's best cut songsmiths.
Linda M is a nominee with both The Toronto and Ontario Independent Music Awards for Best Female Performer and Best Live Act - Acoustic.
Music licenses include Warner Bros. Television (the hit teen drama DAWSON'S CREEK), Clearnet Corp, Sony USA and the feature film "Shades of Blue".
Linda M shines live, with performances alongside Paul Brandt at Toronto's Premier Folk venue Hugh's Room and Don Henley, Natalie Merchant, Ani DiFranco, Lyle Lovett, Santana and Macy Gray all at The Molson Amphitheatre Side Stage in Toronto.
Her Festival line up includes CMW, NXNE, MEIC, City Roots, Winterfolk and more.
Media credits include City TV's "Breakfast Television", Rogers "Daytime", The A Channel, Global TV and the WB Network.
Print media Spotlights have been featured in CANADIAN MUSICIAN, Songwriter Magazine and Toronto's NOW and EYE Weeklies. Linda M has received coverage in Michigan State, Germany and across Canada. Highlights can be seen at www.lindam.org. All hard copy press is available on request.
Internationally, Linda M has dedicated fans overseas from a 4 season German Club and Concert Series and is building a U.S. following. Linda M has appeared at The Legendary BITTER END and CBGB's in New York City, The Bluebird Cafe in Nashville, and makes regular runs throughout MICHIGAN State.
Currently, Linda M is signed with Los Angeles Music Publisher JAY WARNER.
Linda M is a three time recipient of recording grants from FACTOR. The follow up album to "Pretty on the Inside" will be released in 2008 featuring some of Canada's most sought after musicians.