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5/4 Singer/Songwriter Contest

5/4 Singer/Songwriter Contest

Looking for a chance to spice up your press kit, show off to some friends/family, or just meet some new people? Good news, Drew Whitehead will be hosting an Open Mic contest on the 1st and 3rd of every month until our finals on July 18th. Here is how it works.

Contest will be held on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month starting on Febuary 7th at 7PM at 5/4 Music Space located at 340 Walnut St. One winner per night will move on to the finals.

Our guest judges will be the new and upcomming band Hindsightt, who will tally up very strict guidelines on, originality, stage performance, lyrics, and composition. No covers. No amplified instruments. No drum sets.

1st Round Dates:
February 7th
Febuary 21st
March 7th
March 21st
April 3rd
April 17th

6 Finalists on Friday April 21st at Ampersand Guild
First place winner of this round will recieve a garunteed spot on Friends of Macon Music Volume 3 CD.
2nd place winner will recieve booking oportunties at the Bourbon Bar.

2nd Round Dates:
May 2nd
May 16th
June 6th
June 20th
(Wednesday) July 5th
July 18th

6 Finalists on Friday July 28th at Ampersand Guild
First place winner will recieve an 8 hour block of studio time with George Murray II and Steven Jarvis to help create the perfect song.
Second place winner will revieve booking oportunites at various locations. TBD

Free for performers
$3 for anyone not performing

Recordings of your performance can be purchased at the end of the show for only $5.00. We will also be having a photographer taking pictures for free. Both of these should be considered adding to your press kit.

Any questions┬┐ You know where to find us. Looking forward to all you great musicians coming out and helping support the arts.

Begins:  February 07, 2017

Ends: 01/01/2037

Event Days: Tuesday

Time: Doors open at 6:00pm Be sure to get here early Limited slots available

Cost: Free for performers

$3 for anyone not performing

Venue: 5/4 Music Space
340 Walnut St
Macon, GA 31201

Phone: 7703787938

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