Category: Special Events

Joe Solo – Songwriting Event March 28th, 2019

Joe Solo

Date: Thursday, March 28th, 2019 Time: 7:00 pm Venue: KAIROA BREWING COMPANY Address: 4601 PARK BLVD SAN DIEGO CA 92116 Cost: Free for SDSG Members Event Details Record Producer/Songwriter Joe Solo will be revealing the latest thinking in maximizing your music career through the quality of…

Monday, October 22, 2018 Larry Beaird Songwriting Workshop

Larry Beaird’s Songwriter Minute Workshop 2018
When: Monday, October 22nd, 2018. Doors open at 6pm / 6:30pm Workshop

Where: TBD

Register: Click here to register.
Highlights of the workshop include:
Larry will examine a group of Top 10 Hits to show what makes them work
He will also examine up to 5 songs written by writers in attendance (chosen by drawing from the Early Bird registrants)
A drawing will be held for a free $625 Premier Demo from Beaird Music Group!
Learn 20+ ways of how to make your songs more like the hits:

Richard Harris – Robert Tepper Listening Session

Richard and Robert

SDSG presents Richard Harris – Robert Tepper Listening Session. Monday, July 25th, 2016 from 6PM-9PM at Legend Building at Petco Park Social Lounge & Rooftop Deck. Date: Monday, July 25th, 2016.

Time 6PM-9PM

Venue: Legend Building at Petco Park Social Lounge & Rooftop Deck

Address: 325 7th Avenue San Diego CA 92101 SPACE IS LIMITED FOR THIS EVENT, AND PRE-REGISTRATION IS MANDATORY. To reserve your tickets see the end of this post. Richard and Robert will be sharing their experiences and prospective in the music industry. SDSG members and attendees will have the opportunity to present one original song to Richard and Robert for evaluation, critique, and feedback.

Guest Speaker – Nolan Sipe: “Pop Music- What Works”, June 18th 7-9 pm.

Nolan Sipe

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.

May 3rd Event with Bandzoogle

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

Cost: $5

To purchase advanced admission click on the Buy Now button to reserve your spot at this event

Listening Session with Mark Spiro

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


Date: Monday, April 6th, 2015

Location: Wine Steals, Cardiff by the Sea

Submit Your Songs

SDSG Listening Session Sunday February 8th, 2015

Guest: Josquin des Pres of Trackstar Entertainment


Date: Sunday, February 8, 2015 Sunday Evening

Location: Mainstream Bar and Grill in Poway

Submit Your Songs

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.

SDSG Winter Jam – Open Mic

Come out Monday December 15th for the SDSG Winter Jam Open Mic.  Come out for a chance to perform your songs or come and listen to some of San DIego’s songwriters. Sign-up starts at 6:30 pm and the live performances…