On June 18th 7-9 pm Nolan Sipe will present his views on the current and future pop music trends, and tips on how to get your music on the radio- one of the best paying music gigs left in the industry. Nolan has success as a composer; and as a producer and engineer with multiple gold and platinum awards. He’ll be giving valuable suggestions on both composition and production techniques in today’s Pop music world.
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Get ready for this workshop by Platinum & BMI Award Songwriter, Multi-instrumentalist & Vocalist, PolyGram / Mercury Artist Jeff Paris. For this workshop, Jeff will walk participants through his experience as a staff and independent songwriter. He will guide the group through his workflow and skill development, which will include some active exercises and composition steps.
SDSG begins the year with a chance to meet with and have your songs heard and critiqued by Jim Attebery, the co-founder and President of The Durango Songwriter’s Expo, a premier national singer-songwriter event since it was founded in 1996.…
San Diego Songwriter’s Guild 24th Annual Song Contest was held Monday, November 16, 2015 at the La Jolla Brewing Company. The contest is a popular tradition for San Diego writers, and offers a unique opportunity to hear a tremendous cross section of local work by San Diego songwriters. Prize winners were selected by a panel of industry professionals, During the evening song entries were played for both judges and audience to hear. After all the songs were listened to, winners were announced, and prizes awarded. Thanks to everyone who participated in the 24th annual song contest. All the songs entered were amazing. San Diego definitely has a lot of talent. Here is an overview of the song contest…
SDSG’s 24th Annual Song Contest will be held Monday, November 16, 2015
For complete detail on how to enter and contest rules go to the song contest page.
Presented by the San Diego Songwriters Guild in association with Bandzoogle.
When: Sunday, May 3 6:00pm (Registration begins at 5:30pm)
Mainstream Bar and Grill
13385 Poway Road
Poway, CA 92064
To purchase advanced admission click on the Buy Now button to reserve your spot at this event
Mark Spiro is an iconic American Songwriter. He is an established award winning Producer, Recording Artist, and accomplished Musician, with a career that spans over two decades. Among his many accomplishments are 45 Gold and Platinum Records, and six solo albums. His songs and his productions have been represented on records that have sold over 100 Million units worldwide.
Guest: Mark Spiro
Event: LISTENING SESSION
Date: Monday, April 6th, 2015
Location: Wine Steals, Cardiff by the Sea
Guest: Josquin des Pres of Trackstar Entertainment
Event: LISTENING SESSION
Date: Sunday, February 8, 2015 Sunday Evening
Location: Mainstream Bar and Grill in Poway
When you turn on MTV, VH1, CW Network, CNN, NBC, TLC, TMZ, TBS, Food Network, HGTV, History, Oprah Winfrey Network, Ellen deGeneres, Tyra Banks, Lopez Tonight, Extra, and numerous others, chances are you will hear some of Track Star Entertainment’s music. Led by prolific composer / songwriter / publisher Josquin des Pres, this creative writing team has consistently maintained the respect of their peers throughout
the music industry. Trackstar credits also include CBS, Viacom, ABC, BET, TBS, Bravo, Animal Planet, Travel Channel, Beach Body, Discovery Channel, EMI, Sony, Time Warner, Warner Chappell, Warner Bros., Universal Music, and many more.