Welcome to San Francisco
SAN FRANCISCO COMPETITION IS AWAITING START OF 2018-19 SEASON AS VENUE OWNERSHIP HAS CHANGED!
SONGWRITING COMPETITION INFORMATION
- LAST Wednesday of every month
- Location: The Bazaar Cafe, 5927 California Street San Francisco, CA 94121
- SIGN-UP: 7pm; event begins 7:30pm, 20-song limit.
- COST: One Item Minimum Purchase - to help support the cafe.
- This event is totally acoustic with no sound system, so please plan accordingly. There is an upright piano.
- Be sure to invite your friends. Audience encouraged.
- Please make sure that you membership is current (Smartphone photo of card is OK)
- Non-members are ineligible to win (but can perform, time permitting)
- CONTACT the San Francisco Managers
- SONGWRITING COMPETITION RULES
There are 2 winners of the Songwriting Competition each month, Best Song and Best Performance.
Best Song of the Month will receive a Premium Artist Service Package, from Noisy Planet which includes hosting up to 20 songs, 5 photos, and your bio, plus they’ll distribute one album to iTunes, eMusic, Rhapsody, Amazon MP3, Napster and others. In addition you will receive 100 personalized promo cards promoting you as a featured artist on Noisy Planet. Additionally Best Song of the Month will be on the WCS YouTube Channel as a featured artist. Video file (not YouTube link), song title, location and short blurb with link to website/facebook should be provided to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Best Performance of the Month will receive a Premium Artist Service Package, from Noisy Planet which includes hosting up to 20 songs, 5 photos, and your bio, plus they’ll distribute one album to iTunes, eMusic, Rhapsody, Amazon MP3, Napster and others. In addition you will receive 100 personalized promo cards promoting you as a featured artist on Noisy Planet.
A member can win Best Song Of The Month and Best Performance Of The Month twice during a season (with different songs) in each WCS Location. Playoffs are in July to determine San Francisco Best Song Of The Year. In August, the winners of Best Song of the Year from every WCS Location compete at the Finals for WCS Best Song of the Year. Three winners are chosen to perform at the annual WCS Conference in September.
Best Song: "Ranch Road 12" - Rob Shaw
Best Song: "Circus Bear" - Michael McNevin
Best Performance: Matt Carona
Best Song: "Yellow Snow" - JC Tourbillion
Best Performance: Andrew Bundy
JANUARY 2018 Winners:
Best Song: "Mine" - Samantha Margret
Best Performance: Rob Shaw