USA Songwriting Competition hosted a Songwriters Showcase during SXSW in Austin, TX on March 14, 2014. It marks the 12th Annual Songwriters Showcase in which USA Songwriting Competition started way back in 2003 at then Borders Books and Music. The annual showcases has showcased up-and-coming songwriters. Notable past songwriters included: Kate Voegele (2005 USA Songwriting Competition 1st Prize winner, Billboard Top 10 Artist) who was signed to Interscope Records, Ari Gold (2007 Overall Grand Prize Winner), who hit Top 10 on the Billboard Charts after winning the Songwriting Competition and Jordan Zevon (2009 Overall Grand Prize Winner).
Our 2014 edition included songwriters at Mozart's Coffee Roasters in Austin, Texas, such as:
Leni Stern (Honorable Mention Winner)
D.B. Rielly (Honorable Mention Winner)
Tony DeSare (First Prize Winner, Jazz)
For more information on entering the 19th Annual USA Songwriting Competition, visit: