♫ Spring 20152 competition ♫

Congratulations to all of our winners!

1ST PLACE - ROCK

Mark Mathews

Song Title: London Lives

Song Writer: Mark Mathews

Mark Mathews is a London based singer-songwriter, voted one of the best new artists in London by readers of the Metro Newspaper and nominated for 2 Indy Music Awards for Best Live Act. His relentless gigging, touring and busking has taken h...

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1ST PLACE - AMERICANA/COUNTRY

Jared Lutes

Song Title: Where You Are (Reprise)

Song Writer: Jared Lutes

A veteran of both stage and studio, I am Atlantic-Canadian singer-songwriter, performer, and producer, Jared Lutes. My six studio albums have landed on radio, TV, and film, have earned provincial and international awards, and have sold thou...

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1ST PLACE - FOLK

Derik Nelson

Song Title: The Way It's Gonna Go

Song Writer: Derik Nelson

I am a singer/songwriter/producer best known as the guitar player on FOX's "Glee." I work closely with my brother and sister, our mission is to inspire, educate, and move people through music and art. For a complete bio and more informatio...

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1ST PLACE - INSTRUMENTAL

mazemusik

Song Title: Tränen der Zeit ( tears of time)

Song Writer: Matthias Hübner

Matthias Hübner Grenzgängercellist and composer- writes powerful chamber music with cello in focus. Over the years of intensive concert activity, the artist has created his own musical language, which is based on the vernacular and the e...

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1ST PLACE - POP

Mel Hart

Song Title: Good News

Song Writer: Mel Hart

Mel Hart is a singer-songwriter who is studying songwriting at Berklee College of Music. She hopes to someday share her music with the world....

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1ST PLACE - JAZZ/BLUES

Straight on Red

Song Title: The More You Look

Song Writer: Phil Danter

Journeying from Funk to Soul to Jazz and back again - Straight on Red are either diverse or just indecisive. We're an eight-piece band, whose members hail from Birmingham and London in the UK, and are just emerging on the scene with our own...

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2ND PLACE - AMERICANA/COUNTRY

Song Title: Goodbye and Good Luck

Song Writer: Michael Stovall

Michael Stovall is a 29 year-old singer/songwriter that currently resides in Athens, GA. Raised in the Shoals area of Alabama, Michael began playing and writing his own music at 18 years old. After touring the Southeast with a 3-piece band,...

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2ND PLACE - ROCK

Song Title: The Truth

Song Writer: Brian Dalton

It's been a dream of mine to put out rock albums that not only appeal to the masses, but stay true to myself and express what I have gone through thus far in life. Through thick and thin, the songs I'm submitting are the result of a 6 song ...

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2ND PLACE - FOLK

Song Title: Turn Things Around

Song Writer: Jim Burnevik

I’ve never had an imaginary friend. Instead I have an entire group called The Band In My Head. They have a full schedule, playing all the time. My songs begin there and then later are sent to a studio in Nashville to be produced. I st...

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2ND PLACE - POP

Song Title: Girls Don't Cry Wolf

Song Writer: Madison Douglas

Madison Douglas is an aspiring singer/songwriter. In previous years, Madison has studied songwriting at Interlochen Arts Academy and opened for Five For Fighting in the summer of 2014....

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2ND PLACE - INSTRUMENTAL

Song Title: Der Feind in meinem Bett (Sleeping with the Enemy)

Song Writer: Matthias Hübner

Matthias Hübner Grenzgängercellist and composer- writes powerful chamber music with cello in focus. Over the years of intensive concert activity, the artist has created his own musical language, which is based on the vernacular and the e...

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2ND PLACE - JAZZ/BLUES

Song Title: I'm still in love with love

Song Writer: Jim Territo

Jim Territo (b.1 Bio (b. Dec. 9, 1978) Jim has bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Michigan School of Music in Composition and Education. He taught high school and beginning band, music theory, jazz, and music the...

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TOP HONORS (3rd-5th place), americana/country category

3
Song Title: LOVE ME SOUTHERN Song Writer: Charlotte Sands/Bonnie Warren
4
Song Title: The Loving Kind Song Writer: Maggie Vogts
5
Song Title: The Way you Roll Song Writer: Jonathan Ditto

TOP HONORS (3rd-5th place), pop category

3
Song Title: FORGET YOU GIRL Song Writer: Debra Gussin & Kyle Vincent
4
Song Title: City Lights Song Writer: Jules Collarile, Robyn Dell'Unto
5
Song Title: Another Day Song Writer: SL8

TOP HONORS (3rd-5th place), rock category

3
Song Title: My Apology Song Writer: Brian Dalton
4
Song Title: Worse Than I Think Song Writer: Christopher Williams
5
Song Title: All I have to say Song Writer: Phil Antognini

TOP HONORS (3rd-5th place), folk category

3
Song Title: It's Not Goodbye Song Writer: Katie Hardyman
4
Song Title: Someone Like Me Song Writer: Sara Vickruck
5
Song Title: Daisy May Song Writer: Max Brenner

TOP HONORS (3rd-5th place), Jazz/Blues category

3
Song Title: My Own Company Song Writer: Polly Gibbons, James Pearson
4
Song Title: The End Song Writer: Elitsa Manolo
5
Song Title: For You Song Writer: Tatiana LadyMay Mayfield

TOP HONORS (3rd-5th place), instrumental category

3
Song Title: Pendulum Song Writer: Benjamin Rogers
4
Song Title: Friday night chant Song Writer: Tomer George Cohen
5
Song Title: Ende November ( the end of November) Song Writer: Matthias Hübner

HONORABLE MENTION - 6th-10th place

6
Placement: Jazz/Blues Song Title: He Did His Best Work On Wood Song Writer: T. Edwin Doss/Jon Carroll
6
Placement: pop Song Title: My Little Soldier Song Writer: Jules Collarile, Robyn Dell'Unto
6
Placement: americana/country Song Title: Rust & Bones Song Writer: Gretta Ziller & Jess Holland
6
Placement: folk Song Title: Omega Song Writer: Jeromy Darling
6
Placement: rock Song Title: I Remember Song Writer: Peter Woolley
6
Placement: instrumental Song Title: Fly Song Writer: Frank Porter
7
Placement: folk Song Title: Irons and Chains Song Writer: Rob McHale
7
Placement: Jazz/Blues Song Title: Blind Aisle Song Writer: Phil Danter
7
Placement: instrumental Song Title: Flutter Waltz Song Writer: Harley Toberman
7
Placement: rock Song Title: Who are You Waiting For? Song Writer: Jon Teger
7
Placement: americana/country Song Title: Burn the Red Barn (studio version) Song Writer: Cory Cole
7
Placement: pop Song Title: Do You Dare Song Writer: K. Sakoda, H. Colocott, J. Santis
8
Placement: Jazz/Blues Song Title: Nietzsche Tonight Song Writer: Phil Danter
8
Placement: americana/country Song Title: The Howl Song Writer: Stellarize
8
Placement: folk Song Title: Another Day Song Writer: Gene Mills
8
Placement: rock Song Title: low tide skeletons Song Writer: guy grogan
8
Placement: pop Song Title: Wasted Tears Song Writer: Victoria Celestine
8
Placement: instrumental Song Title: Drifting Away Song Writer: Aashray Harishankar
9
Placement: instrumental Song Title: Dance of the particles Song Writer: Tomer George Cohen
9
Placement: Jazz/Blues Song Title: If I'm Blue Song Writer: Valerie JanLois
9
Placement: folk Song Title: Peaceful Deeds Song Writer: Janis Carper
9
Placement: americana/country Song Title: Someone You Might Love Song Writer: jesse como
9
Placement: rock Song Title: The Range Song Writer: Mike San (feat. Iamdux)
9
Placement: pop Song Title: Love song Song Writer: Ian Lee-Bennett
10
Placement: Jazz/Blues Song Title: Why Did She Go Song Writer: Mike Hyden
10
Placement: instrumental Song Title: INSPERATO Song Writer: Kevin Mongelli
10
Placement: folk Song Title: ERIE Song Writer: John Slade
10
Placement: americana/country Song Title: No Rain Song Writer: Jay Matthes
10
Placement: rock Song Title: Go Back Home You're Wasting Time Song Writer: Brandon Scott McLean, Shane David Smith, Graham Duval
10
Placement: pop Song Title: Pain Relief (of the natural kind) Song Writer: John Tomaino