WINNERS OF 2022 COMPETITION

“Man this was hard” -( heard from one of the judges!)

GRAND PRIZE WINNER OF $500 – Leaving Season

Liam Coleman/Wallace, Leigh, Wilson – Nashville, TN

16 AND UNDER – $100

1st Place – Memories of Summer – Adeline Majewski

Honorable Mention – Pacific Sunshine – Perry Gill


SINGER/SONGWRITER – $100

1st Place – Timeline – Tayla Racca/Benn Park

Honorable Mention – Cityview – Sav Buist


FOLK/AMERICANA – $100

1st Place – May Flowers – Charlie Brennan/Theo Kandel

Honorable Mention – Nashville Time – Sara Trunzo


R&B/HIP HOP/RAP – $100

1st Place – Ain’t No Love – Bill Fee

Honorable Mention – Spend My Days With You – Eric Phelps/Brian Bender


SPIRITUAL – $100

1st Place – Built on Jesus Christ – Kevin T. Hale

Honorable Mention – Clovers – Clare Cunningham/Rodeny ‘Drac’ Gibson


INSTRUMENTAL – $100

1st Place – Spectral Strain – Michael Roy

Honorable Mention – The Pharaoh’s Temple – Thomas Thunder


COUNTRY – $100

1st Place – Leaving Season – Liam Coleman/Wallace, Leigh, Wilson

Honorable Mention – Forever Gone – Rick Lockwood


BLUES – $100

1st Place – Every Once In Awhile – Patrice Webb

Honorable Mention – International Man – Steven Prasinos


CHILDREN – $100

1st Place – I’m Gonna To Use My Hands– Tom Smith

Honorable Mention – Apples & Cheese – Tom Smith


POP – $100

1st Place – I Love You To Death – Lainey Dionne/Nick Schwarz

Honorable Mention – One Night – Tayla Racca


ROCK – $100

1st Place – Curses Cast In The Mirror – Michael Roy/Michael Larrabee

Honorable Mention – Shelter From The Storm – Jeff Johnstone/Nellie Walcoff


PRIZE WINNERS

WMVY Jess Phaneuf Judge’s Choiceguest co-host spot on MVYRADIO’s Local Music Cafe $800 valueMay Flowers – Charlie Brennan/Theo Kandel


Jon Evans Judge’s Choice- Day at Brick Hill’s Studio ($500 value)Cityview Sav Buist

Monica Rizzio Judge’s’s Choice – Broadjam Membership & Audio Mastering ($425 value)

Broadjam Membership – Broke Down – Liam Coleman/Wilson, Chapman

Garrett Audio Mastering – Color Of Truth – Amy Gilvary


Mark Erelli Judge’s Choice – SongU and MasterWriter Memberships ($400 value)

SongU Membership – We Walk The Flats – Erin Ash Sullivan

MasterWriter Membership – Our Last Goodbye – Dennis Toohey


Sarah Swain Judge’s Choice – play at Cape Cod Women’s Festival on 9/2/22 at Cape Playhouse in Dennis, MA (priceless!) – Timeline – Tayla Racca/Benn Park


Thank you to everyone who submitted their songs. Judging is always the tough part and this year was no different!

Keep writing those songs and we will be opening the competition again on January 1, 2023!