We were saddened to learn of the passing of Australian singer and songwriter, Stevie Wright. Stevie was one of the founding members of the Australian and International group, The Easybeats, who are remembered for their large body of work, including their international hit, Friday On My Mind. Stevie, along with co-writers, Harry Vanda and George
Please go to the Contests Tab to see the Top 10 results of the Australian Songwriting Contest 2015! Congratulations to all who made it!!! Please click HERE if you would like to see a bunch of cool photos of the National Songwriting Awards held last week. It was a TREMENDOUS night, with lots of talent on show.
Australian Songwriters association will be hosting a special open mic night to celebrate its regional coordinators being in town for the National songwriting awards. All local musicians and music lovers are invited to this FREE event! There will be drinks at the bar and snacks will be provided.
The long-awaiting Top 30 Results of this year's Song Contest are now out! Please view them by going to the Contests Tab. Please note that songs are listed in alphabetical order of Title, and some songs were moved to different Categories than what they were entered into, when judges recommended this. You may like to
The Top 10 Finalists will be announced at the National Songwriting Awards, which will be held in Sydney on Friday 4 December. As many already know, the Awards night gives songwriters a fantastic insight into what the industry is looking forward (as all the Category winning songs are played), and the chance to network with
The Australian Songwriting Contest is now closed and judging is underway. Results will start to emerge in September, when Shortlisted songwriters will be emailed directly from the ASA Office. Kind regards Clare Burgess Director Australian Songwriters Association (ASA)
The 2015 ASA Australian Songwriting Awards are now open! To enter your songs, simply click one of the links below and follow the prompts. The first 2 links lead to Australian entry platforms, which many people prefer, but we have also added the Sonicbids platform for those who are used to using it. Because ASA
Calling all Country and Country-Crossover songwriters! ASA Director, Alan Gilmour, is currently working on a pilot for The Australian Country Songwriters Show, to be broadcast weekly on radio station todayscountry94one, on the NSW Central Coast and Hunter Valley regions. The station was recently awarded the 2014 Australian Country Music Peoples’ Choice Award for the most
Community Radio 101.5fm Moreton Bay Qld have given the go ahead to support Australian Songwriter’s and Independent Labels regularly on a much greater scale. The first program on 101.5fm to feature the new format will be “Ozrock”, which airs once a month on Saturdays, 12noon to 3pm compered by Aaron Earner. Johnny Dee, our ASA
The National Songwriting Awards 2014 featured Kate Ceberano, who performed live as the Australian Songwriters Hall of Fame recipient, and the inimitable Ross Ryan (I Am Pegasus) who was Special Guest Arist! In addition, all the Top 10 songwriters from the 2014 Contest were honoured on stage, and all the winners performed. It was an amazing night of original