International Songwriting Competition Launches Special Promos For Love Songs, Social Cause Tunes
November 19, 2014 at 12:28 PM (PT)
INTERNATIONAL SONGWRITING COMPEITITION is now accepting entries in the category of love songs and social cause number. To enter, go to http://www.songwritingcompetition.com/submit.
ISC's "Sing Your Heart Out" promotion is for songs about love, falling in love, heartbreak, or anything to do with love. ISC's "Pick Your Cause" promotion is for songs about any sort of social cause. Contestants will receive a free RADIO AIRPLAY account, have their love song included on the JANGO.COM "Independent Love Songs" or "Sounds Of Social Cause" radio station, and receive 100 free spins, per entry, to their RADIO AIRPLAY account. A group of winners will also be selected and will receive promotion and airplay from JANGO.COM and RADIO AIRPLAY.
Entrants will also be automatically entered into the ISC 2014 competition. ISC prizes include over $150,000 in cash, merchandise, and services (including a grand prize of $25,000 cash). ISC is open to amateur and professional songwriters from all over the world, including bands and solo
performers. Winners are selected by a panel of high-profile recording artists and music industry executives.
The complete list of 2014 ISC judges includes TOM WAITS, SARAH McLACHLAN, PAT METHENY, SARA EVANS, BASTILLE, CASTING CROWNS, AVICII, WAYNE SHOTER, JOHN HIATT, KEANE, DJ SNAKE, ROBBEN FORD, DANILO PEREZ, KENNY WAYNE SHEPHERD, NATASHA BEDINGFIELD, MARTINA McBRIDE, JON SECADA, THE CHAINSMOKERS, JASON ISBELL, MICHAEL W. SMITH, DEVO, JEAN-LUC PONTY, JAMES COTTON, TAYLOR GOLDSMITH, DARRYL McDANIELS, FEMI KUTI and BELA FLECK, among others.
Among the industry executives on the panel are REPUBLIC RECORDS' MONTE LIPMAN, ATLANTIC RECORDS' CRAIG KALLMAN, WARNER BROS.' DAN McCARROLL, ELEKTRA's JEFF CASTELAZ, SONY MUSIC LATIN'S NIR SEROUSSI, WIND-UP RECORDS' ED VETRI, CONCORD MUSIC GROUP's GLEN BARROS, VERVE MUSIC GROUP's JAY LANDERS, THIRTY TIGERS' KIM BUIE, LAUGH FACTORY's JAMIE MASADA and RCA RECORDS' KEITH NAFTALY, among many others.