WATCH THE HIGHLIGHT VIDEO FROM EPISODE 3!
On September 27th, 2022 - ten featured artists got an opportunity to pitch their music to industry executives and compete for a chance to win a $1000 grant PLUS a $5000 artist development prize package!
Submissions are closed!
Get tickets to the live stream and we will add you to the list for future submission announcements.
Learn more about the Decision Makers below.
Previous featured executives were from companies like Concord, peermusic, Big Yellow Dog, Silver Side Productions.
We get the movers and shakers in the room.
Not only will chosen artists get their music heard by industry VIPs, they'll get a chance to mix and mingle with them for the entire evening!
Total value of over $6,000!
Decision Makers will rate each song privately, and they'll choose one artist as the winner who will receive a prize package at the end of the night!
🥇 $1000 Artist Development Grant from the Helping Music Foundation
🥇 12 Months of HOME UNLIMITED Membership - a $2400 Value!
🥇$1000 in HOME Facility Credits to be used for studio time, rehearsal, and writing sessions
🥇 10 One on One Mentoring & Strategy Sessions to get you to the next level - a $1500 Value!
🥇 Content features and press coverage from HOME's Media Network
Liz Rogers is the Founder and Creative Director at Anacrusis, where she oversees new signings, writer development, and pitching creatively for sync. Anacrusis has secured hundreds of placements for emerging artists in Nashville in dozens of shows, films, and advertising campaigns.
Liz also is an independent music supervisor, working on several films and documentaries, and is a member of the Guild of Music Supervisors.
Liz is the Associate Music Event Producer for the Nashville Film Festival, and an Advisor at the Entrepreneur Center. She was recently honored as one of Nashville's “30 Under 30”, and was recognized by the Nashville Business Journal on the esteemed power players list “Women In Music City.”
Eric Holt has over 20 years of experience in live music and artist management. As the founder of independent concert promotions company, Lovenoise, Eric has been behind many of Nashville’s major hip-hop and R&B concerts such as Nas at Ascend last year and India.Arie at the Ryman.
As an artist manager, he has helped to secure publishing deals with major publishers. His artists' music has been synched in movies, television shows, and even a Super Bowl Ad. Holt has also helped Nashville talent secure opening slots on national tour dates with artists like Sean Kingston, Nas, Freddie Gibbs, Goodie Mob, Earthgang, BJ the Chicago Kid and more!
Dan Buckley is Program Director for Nashville’s Independent Radio - Lightning 100. ‘Lieutenant Dan' has been running the programming department since 2015, and for the past seven years in a row, Dan and the Lightning 100 team have been awarded Triple A station of the year.
He's been a local tastemaker and radio personality for over 25 years! As a champion of local musicians, Dan has been instrumental in the growth and trajectory of countless music careers through Lightning 100's independent artist programs and helping book their Live on the Green Music Festival. You might also find him driving around his 4 kids or DJing parties and weddings all over Middle Tennessee.
WATCH THE FULL REPLAYS FROM PREVIOUS SONGTANK EPISODES!
Here is a quote from one of our past Decision Makers:
"Last night’s event was quality, professional, and a good hang...
As someone who rarely sees the diverse side of music in Nashville, I really enjoyed meeting people from all walks of life and making all kinds of music. Props to you for creating a place where all of that can come together and support each other."
- Melissa Spillman - VP of A&R for Concord Music Publishing Nashville
Songtank is created and produced by Members of the HOME Organization.
In addition to providing valuable entertainment for music lovers, our goal is to move the needle for the most talented artists we can find by giving them the opportunity to pitch directly to industry decision makers.
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