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What 4 Sonicbids Artists Think of the Great American Song Contest

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The deadline for submissions to the Great American Song Contest has been extended! Amateur songwriters, lyricists, and composers from around the world: Don't miss this opportunity to get your work in front of top music industry judges and earn recognition and prestigious awards (including $10,000 in prizes)!

Last Chance! The Songwriters Hall of Fame Song Competition Closes 10/31


The Songwriters Hall of Fame Song Competition is one of those opportunities that definitely doesn't come around often. The Songwriters Hall of Fame, in partnership with Universal Music Publishing, launched an amazing opportunity that's open to all amateur and professional songwriters, boasting a Blue Ribbon Panel of industry professionals, including well-known songwriters, producers, and publishers reviewing your song submissions.

This Week's Top Music Gigs: VH1 Save the Music Showcase, NXNE, and More

Perform at NXNE 2015

Trying to find gigs for your band? We've got lots of Sonicbids promoters who want you to perform! Check out our top opportunities this week, and then submit your EPK to anything that sounds like a good fit for you.

4 Expert Songwriting Tips From the Nashville Songwriters Association International

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For 47 years, the Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI) has been dedicated to protecting the rights of and serving aspiring and professional songwriters in all genres of music. Seventeen years ago, I became the Executive Director of NSAI. My favorite part of this job has always been the writers and their songs. Whether it's a successful songwriter or someone just starting his or her journey, songs keep me passionate and motivated.

This Week's Top Music Gigs: Hop on an East Coast Tour, Play in Chicago, and More

Perform at the Hard Rock Café in Toronto

Trying to find gigs for your band? We've got lots of Sonicbids promoters who want you to perform! Check out our top opportunities this week, and then submit your EPK to anything that sounds like a good fit for you.