Nov. 2, 2012. MerleFest, presented by Lowe’s, is proud once again to host the Chris Austin Songwriting Contest. The contest will accept applications from aspiring songwriters beginning Nov. 1. Now in its 21st year, the contest is an extraordinary opportunity for aspiring writers to have their original songs heard and judged by a panel of Nashville music industry professionals.
Oct. 22, 2012. Last Tuesday morning, members of The Meldavians were notified that two of the band’s songs on its debut album have been placed on the official ballot for the 55th annual Grammy Awards by The Recording Academy.
BY JESSE WOOD
Aug. 6, 2012. The Holmes Convocation Center sold tickets to 1,035 raging fans to for the Appalachian Rollergirls’ (ARG) last home bout against the Carolina Rollergirls on Saturday. “It was definitely our biggest competition, I feel like,” said Carmody. “We were definitely challenged.”
BY REBECCA GITLEN
July 31, 2012. MerleFest, presented by Lowe’s, is proud once again to host the Chris Austin Songwriting Contest.