Screening with Jonathan Rosner


Having spent twenty plus years as a music publisher, Jonathan Rosner is president of Waterslide Music and president of At Waterslide, he’s signed Dylan LeBlanc, Caleb Elliot and Fever The Ghost, in addition to administering the catalogs of Margo Guryan,The Tokens, Linus Of Hollywood and Dave Frishberg along with managing the estate of jazz great, Maynard Ferguson. He also has cuts on the current !Panic At The Disco, Pusha T and DJ Khaled albums. At Fundamental, Jon is in charge of growing and exploiting the catalog of recording artists which include Lauren Rocket, Terra Naomi, Marina City, Lil One Hunnet and Ariel Abshire among other duties. Formerly, Jon was a partner/co-President at The Bicycle Music Company, where he worked for two decades and was responsible for signing writers, catalog acquisition and catalog exploitation. Among Jon’s signings are The Dickies, Kool Keith, The High & Mighty, Marshall Goodman, The Smut Peddlers, Wesley Willis, Linus Of Hollywood, producer Don “One Eye” Saunders, the Oglio Records publishing catalogs, Ozomatli, Jorge Santana and Money Mark. He also worked with the Neil Diamond catalogs. Jon is a past president of the California Copyright Conference.

$10 PURCHASE YOUR SPOT HERE 15 SPOTS AVAILABLE SUBMIT YOUR SONG to WCS Members only, one song only, attach your MP3/song file and paste your lyric into the body of your email. In subject line put: Jonathan Rosner Screening Please do not send links as we have to upload the songs. Deadline to submit is no later than January 14th. RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP OR JOIN HERE:

South Bay WIP


Songwriters are invited to our Zoom event for West Coast Songwriters South Bay “Works In Progress” ZOOM meeting will start at 6:30pm to check in, mingle (virtually of course) and be ready to start at 7:00PM, so please be onZoomline and ready. Play your song live (on Zoom) in a casual supportive environment. Please join us and receive honest thoughtful feedback from our talented local songwriting community. Each session will accommodate up to 8 participants. To attend you must register for the ZOOM meeting. To register please email Mike Simpson ( Include your name, email, WCS membership status, and a copy of your song lyrics. JOIN OR RENEW: Thank you! Mike

Interview with Renowned Multi-Platinum Songwriter, Andrea Stolpe


Join us for an in depth interview with multi-platinum songwriter Andrea Stolpe! All attendees have the opportunity to submit their questions in advance. Members only, join or renew HERE: 20 Spots Available $15 Purchase Your Spot HERE: Andrea Stolpe is a renowned, multi-platinum creative consultant whose methodology for songwriters and music artists has been taught worldwide. A writer with 20+ years experience in the music industry, Andrea has penned songs for such artists as Faith Hill, Julianne Hough, and Jimmy Wayne and has worked at companies including Universal Music Publishing, EMI, and Almo-Irving. Andrea is the author of Popular Lyric Writing: 10 Steps to Effective Storytelling, a staple text for songwriting programs at Belmont University in Nashville, Berklee College of Music, and University of Southern California Thornton School of Music. Her online courses and video series have garnered Music Educator’s Grammy Nominations, and the prestigious Gold Telly Award for non-broadcast education videos. Andrea continues to speak out for songwriters and the craft at music conferences nationally and abroad.

Andrea is the Co-Founder of “Writer to Writer” retreats, a series of exclusive experiences for songwriters who are looking for a progressive approach to furthering their craft and career interests. For more resources, or if you'd like to work more closely with Andrea and apply to attend a songwriting retreat, click here.

Interested in learning more tips from Andrea? Download her free guide, the 5 songwriting tools that change everything.

Young Adult Songwriters Workshop


Work with Singer/Songwriter/ Producer Rachel Efron! ✴ Feedback on your songs ✴ New songwriting tricks ✴ Listen to YOUR favorite songwriters ✴ Awesome community of fellow songwriters ✴ Pop, Rock, Folk, Jazz, Latin, and R&B ✴ Final celebration and concert at the end REGISTER NOW: WWW.WESTCOASTSONGWRITERS.ORG/YOUNG-ADULT-PROGRAM $275 includes West Coast Songwriters Membership, ages 15-22 (some exceptions) $50 discount for current members, please email Purchase your spot HERE

San Rafael WIP


WCS San Rafael Zoom Songs in Progress First Tuesdays of the Month

This is a non-judges event, and we will limit it to one song each (unless we have fewer than 10). This will be a Songwriter “Nashville” Style Round and we’ll talk about the song before and after.

Please email Margaux and let her know if you would like to attend! Space is limited to 10 songwriters.

We also welcome people who just want to listen and enjoy connecting with other songwriters.

The ZOOM meeting will start at 6:45pm to check in, mingle (virtually of course) and be ready to start at 7:00PM, so please be on ZOOM and ready. Margaux Joy DeNador