Based on the open mic Shootout from Eddie’s Attic and developed by Eddie Owen, national and local writers of original song are encouraged to participate atCentral Virginia’s Premier Listening Room! THE RULES The Showdown will take place on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month. How we do it: Cover charge is $5 for audience, $3 for participants The show starts promptly at 7 pm Performers are judged in 5 areas – songwriting, vocal performance, playing ability, stage presence, and audience response Cash prize to winner – 75% of the door, up to $50 and a space in “the Showdown Finals” We provide 1 vocal mic, 1 DI, and 1 instrument mic if needed, and same setup again for duos From the performers, the judges choose 2 semi-finalists to perform one additional song each and a third is selected by audience ballot, then a winner is selected from the 3 finalists. That winner goes home with a cash prize and the opportunity to perform at the Showdown Finals and the chance to win...
Congratulations to all our participants for sharing their music with us on this memorable night!
Pat Anderson, Tony Farris, Chopper Dawson, Sam Holland, Spencer Scholes, Victor Gottlieb, Sarah White,
Frank DeAlto, and James Lester! A BIG congratulations to Sarah White, our Round 11 winner!!
Good Luck to all our winners this Saturday, June 27 for The Songwriter’s Showdown BIG Shootout!!
Pat Anderson Tony Farris Chopper Dawson
Sam Holland Spencer Scholes Victor Gottlieb
Justin Trawick Sarah White Danny Bowen
Frank DeAlto James Lester
Our semi-finalists for the Round 9 Songwriter’s Showdown BIG Shootout are:
Victor Gottlieb Glenn & Ellen Birch Chopper Dawson
Raianne Richards & Mark Mandeville Gene Mills
Alex Norman Brandie Muniz Cole Capshaw
Jackie Myers Lou Dominguez Evan McKeel
James Lester Mary Gordon Hall
See you on January 3, 2015 for The BIG Shootout!