Previous events

San Jose Songwriters Competition

Art Boutiki, 44 Race Street, San Jose

There are 2 winners of the Songwriting Competition each month, Best Song and Best Performance. Prizes are awarded at each location along with an invitation to compete in the Location Playoffs for Best Song of the Year.

Year end location winner competes at the Grand Finals in August for a chance to perform at the Annual Music Conference in front of a house full of industry leaders and fellow attendees.

San Rafael Songwriters Competition Playoffs

Yet Wah, 1238 4th St., San Rafael, CA 94901

This event is for the winners of Best Song from the current season. Our new season begins in October. There are 2 winners of the Songwriting Competition each month, Best Song and Best Performance. Prizes are awarded at each location along with an invitation to compete in the Location Playoffs for Best Song of the Year. Year end location winner competes at the Grand Finals in August for a chance to perform at the Annual Music Conference in front of a house full of industry leaders and fellow attendees.

Sign up at 6:30pm. Bring 2 sets of your lyrics for the judges

San Francisco Songwriters Competition

Bazaar Cafe, 5927 California Street, San Francisco, CA

There are 2 winners of the Songwriting Competition each month, Best Song and Best Performance. Prizes are awarded at each location along with an invitation to compete in the Location Playoffs for Best Song of the Year.

Year end location winner competes at the Grand Finals in August for a chance to perform at the Annual Music Conference in front of a house full of industry leaders and fellow attendees.

Redwood City Songwriters Competition

Angelica's, 863 Main Street, Redwood City

There are 2 winners of the Songwriting Competition each month, Best Song and Best Performance. Prizes are awarded at each location along with an invitation to compete in the Location Playoffs for Best Song of the Year.

Year end location winner competes at the Grand Finals in August for a chance to perform at the Annual Music Conference in front of a house full of industry leaders and fellow attendees.

Rolfe Wyer Songwriting Class

West Coast Songwriters, 1724 Laurel St. Suite 120, San Carlos, CA

Rolfe will be covering many topics including writing lyrics, melody, and collaboration. He will be setting assignments for those that wish to participate and also critiquing participants songs.

Cost for the for the 8 week course is $100. This class will be limited to just 12 students.

Berkeley Songwriters Competition

Freight & Salvage, 2020 Addison St., Berkeley, CA

There are 2 winners of the Songwriting Competition each month, Best Song and Best Performance. Prizes are awarded at each location along with an invitation to compete in the Location Playoffs for Best Song of the Year. Year end location winner competes at the Grand Finals in August for a chance to perform at the Annual Music Conference in front of a house full of industry leaders and fellow attendees.

Farewell Fundraiser

Joe's Garage, 308 6th Street, San Mateo

Join us at Acoustic Tune-Ups at Joe's Garage in San Mateo, for a “House Concert” style intimate performance featuring WCS Members JACOB JEFFRIES, AVERY CHAPMAN and ANTHONY ARYA.

Doors open at 7PM, Show at 8PM.

Donations ensure the future of this extraordinary organization in its transition to the future and to bid a fond farewell to The Crombie's who have given so much to the WCS Community.

Petaluma Songwriters Competition

Aquus Cafe, 189 H Street, Petaluma CA

There are 2 winners of the Songwriting Competition each month, Best Song and Best Performance. Prizes are awarded at each location along with an invitation to compete in the Location Playoffs for Best Song of the Year. Year end location winner competes at the Grand Finals in August for a chance to perform at the Annual Music Conference in front of a house full of industry leaders and fellow attendees.

Rolfe Wyer Songwriting Class

WCS Office, 1724 Laurel Street, Suite #120, San Carlos

Rolfe will be covering many topics including writing lyrics, melody, and collaboration. He will be setting assignments for those that wish to participate and also critiquing participants songs.

Cost for the for the 8 week course is $100. This class will be limited to just 12 students.

Palo Alto Songwriters Competition Playoffs

MidPeninsula Media Center, 900 San Antonio Rd., Palo Alto, CA

There are 2 winners of the Songwriting Competition each month, Best Song and Best Performance. Prizes are awarded at each location along with an invitation to compete in the Location Playoffs for Best Song of the Year. Year end location winner competes at the Grand Finals in August for a chance to perform at the Annual Music Conference in front of a house full of industry leaders and fellow attendees.

Napa Songwriters Competition

Capp Heritage Deco Lounge Wine Tasting Room , 1245 1st St, Napa, CA 94559

There are 2 winners of the Songwriting Competition each month, Best Song and Best Performance. Prizes are awarded at each location along with an invitation to compete in the Location Playoffs for Best Song of the Year. Year end location winner competes at the Grand Finals in August for a chance to perform at the Annual Music Conference in front of a house full of industry leaders and fellow attendees.

Sacramento Songwriters Competition

Nicholson’s MusiCafe, 632 East Bidwell St., Folsom, CA

Tonight the monthly Best Song winners at the Sacramento location will compete for the Sacramento Best Song of the Year.

Winner of the Sacramento Best Song of the Year will compete on August 24th against all the other WCS location winners for a chance to showcase at the Annual Music Conference in front of a house full of industry leaders.

Stockton Songwriters Competition

Whirlow's Tossed & Grill, 1926 Pacific Ave, Stockton, CA

There are 2 winners of the Songwriting Competition each month, Best Song and Best Performance. Prizes are awarded at each location along with an invitation to compete in the Location Playoffs for Best Song of the Year. Year end location winner competes at the Grand Finals in August for a chance to perform at the Annual Music Conference in front of a house full of industry leaders and fellow attendees.

Vallejo Songwriters Competition

The Empress Theatre, 330 Virginia St., Vallejo, CA

There are 2 winners of the Songwriting Competition each month, Best Song and Best Performance. Prizes are awarded at each location along with an invitation to compete in the Location Playoffs for Best Song of the Year. Year end location winner competes at the Grand Finals in August for a chance to perform at the Annual Music Conference in front of a house full of industry leaders and fellow attendees.

San Jose Songwriters Competition

Art Boutiki, 44 Race Street, San Jose

There are 2 winners of the Songwriting Competition each month, Best Song and Best Performance. Prizes are awarded at each location along with an invitation to compete in the Location Playoffs for Best Song of the Year.

Year end location winner competes at the Grand Finals in August for a chance to perform at the Annual Music Conference in front of a house full of industry leaders and fellow attendees.

San Rafael Songwriters Competition Playoffs

Yet Wah, 1238 4th St., San Rafael, CA 94901

This event is for the winners of Best Song from the current season. Our new season begins in October. There are 2 winners of the Songwriting Competition each month, Best Song and Best Performance. Prizes are awarded at each location along with an invitation to compete in the Location Playoffs for Best Song of the Year. Year end location winner competes at the Grand Finals in August for a chance to perform at the Annual Music Conference in front of a house full of industry leaders and fellow attendees.

Sign up at 6:30pm. Bring 2 sets of your lyrics for the judges

Farewell Fundraiser Concert

Joe's Garage, 308 6th Ave , San Mateo

Join us on April 21st at Joe's Garage in San Mateo - for the first of many farewell hugs to the Crombies - and to ensure the future of this extraordinary organization in its transition to the future. The show will feature performances by WCS Members JACOB JEFFRIES, AVERY CHAPMAN and ANTHONY ARYA. This will be a fantastic show. Jacob is an extreme talent and will be supported by performances from 16 year old Avery and 15 year old Anthony Arya

Cotati Songwriters Competition

Redwood Cafe, 8240 Redwood Highway, Cotati, CA

There are 2 winners of the Songwriting Competition each month, Best Song and Best Performance. Prizes are awarded at each location along with an invitation to compete in the Location Playoffs for Best Song of the Year. Year end location winner competes at the Grand Finals in August for a chance to perform at the Annual Music Conference in front of a house full of industry leaders and fellow attendees.