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Winners

Contest Winners 2015

GRAND PRIZE WINNER:  K Beadles "This Might Get Loud" Berkeley, CA

2nd Prize: James Devine & Karl McHugh "Flame"

Singer Songwriter

“Hello and Goodbye” A Hill, Portland OR

Honorable Mentions

“Atlas” N Ceva, Los Angeles, CA

“Untie The Horse” Tom Scheel, Salinas CA

 “Not This Time Again” S.M. Ashley, Maryville, TN

“Empty Space” D Lavoila, La Crescenta-Montrose, CA

“Overcome” S. Krause, Mountain View CA

Adult Contemporary

“Flame” McHugh & Devine, San Francisco CA

Honorable Mentions

“Is That You” D Gussin Los Angeles CA

“If You Were Mine” Madlyn, Los Angeles CA

 “Falling Forward” Iari, San Jose CA

 “This Is Our Time” D Gussin, Los Angeles CA

Alternative

“1000 Years” Razz, Kevin Proctor, Monterey CA

Honorable Mentions

 “Wolf Hall” T. Lakes, Cooks Hill, New South Wales, Australia

“Broken” Raven 9, Notre-Dame-de-l'Île-Perrot, Quebec Canada

ROCK

“This Might Get Loud” K Beadles, Berkeley CA

Honorable Mentions

“Punch Me In The Heart” N Duarte, Glenmore Park, NSW, Australia

“Couldn’t Make It Up” S Lauri, Fairfax Station, VA

“Live It Up” C Nordlinger  Los Angeles, CA

“Break My Fall” Skyler & The Brit, Boston MA

Americana

“Ghosts In This Town” M. Stone, Temecula CA

Honorable Mentions

“Where I’m Coming From” C Gassaway, Austin Texas

“My Retro Weekend” Craig D Ferguson

Folk

“Hurricane” Jeff Talmadge, Roswell GA

Honorable Mentions

“Rivers Run” Barrie G Dempsey, La Mesa CA

 “Trouble” Bartek Dzikowski, Warsaw, Masovian Voivodeship

Miscellaneous

 “You Are Not Alone” Lisa Montes, Nashville TN

Honorable Mentions

 “One More Manhattan” Maggie Laird, Vashon WA (Jazz)

 “Sound Of The Season” Barbara Leeds, Mountain View CA (Misc)

Country/Bluegrass

“Rocky” E Mallon, Nashville TN

Honorable Mentions

“Hey Y’all” Erath Old  Birmingham, Alabama

“Rigid Frame/Pick It Up” Sarah Miles, Atlanta Georgia

I “I’m The King Here” Launnie Ginn, San Louis Obispo, CA

 “I Hug My Kids” Launnie Ginn, San Louis Obispo, CA

Pop

“Is It Weird” B McTavish Lafayette, Indiana

Honorable Mentions

“Paper Flower” J Higgins, Los Angeles, CA

“Sick” B McTavish, Lafayette, Indiana

“Warning” J Higgins, Los Angeles, CA

 “Gone” Chase K, Los Angeles CA

Blues

“Water Through Your Hands” I Gerdes, Boston MA

Honorable Mentions

“The Love I Give” J Venson Austin, Texas

 “Fire” I Gerdes, Boston MA

Categories that received less than three submissions were moved to the Miscellaneous category per the rules including: Children’s, Gospel/Inspirational, R&B/Rap/Hip Hop, World.  Thank you all for your submissions.  So much talent!

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