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Tolan Shaw

Tolan Shaw

Tolan Shaw is an award-winning artist who has risen in the Southern California music scene as a pop/rock singer-songwriter who will stop at nothing to build a career with his original music. Both a solo acoustic troubadour and the frontman…

Jeff Caldwell

Jeff Caldwell SDSG Board

When the objective of learning to play acoustic guitar for the purpose of accompanying SDSG Secretary Stacy Johnston in live performances failed miserably, Jeff Caldwell’s final attempt to contribute meaningfully to the San Diego Songwriting Community was to dust off…

1) Sierra West

Profoundly cinematic, intensely intimate: the artistry of Sierra West reveals itself in essential melodies, vivid visuals and absorbing emotions. Deep vibe tracks and sparkling acoustic guitars frame the confiding voice of a singer-songwriter completely committed to the sincerity of her…

2) Mike Wojniak

Critically acclaimed for his unique orchestrations and “rich sonic palette,” Mike Wojniak is a prolific songwriter who began writing for his first band when he was 14 and hasn’t stopped since.  As a solo artist, Mike has released three full-length albums…

4) John Pape

John is in charge of the website for the Guild. He is a guitarist, musician and songwriter. His band JonniMaxx started in the 80’s is a Pop/Punk group with a catalog of original songs is currently on an extended break  His…

3) Stacy Kim Johnston

Stacy Kim Johnston

SDSG Secretary since 2014, Stacy is a Licensed Psychologist with her own private practice since 2001.  Stacy enjoys writing songs that inspire others, enhanced by her psychology background and ability to connect well with human emotion. She performs regularly at…