Love Song to New Orleans Song Contest Compilation 2009

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Summary

Don't miss your LAST CHANCE to submit to The Love Song to New Orleans Song Contest. They're searching for a "magical" song for their upcoming compilation to be released October 1st. The CD is a complimentary mix featuring songs either about, or just inspired by, New Orleans & Louisiana./n/nThe Love Song to New Orleans Song Contest is searching for one remaining "magical" song for their upcoming compilation to be released October 1st. The CD is a complimentary mix of blues, jazz, Americana, southern rock & folk that has songs either about New Orleans & Louisiana directly, or just inspired by (in style or vibe).



The compilation will be sold in retail stores in Louisiana (Louisiana Music Factory, Peaches Records, Borders etc.), to the many tourists that come each year to the various festivals as well as to the locals. Part of the proceeds will benefit the New Orleans Musician Relief Fund which sends grants to displaced New Orleans musicians affected by hurricane Katrina. It will also be made available to the digital retailers (Itunes, Amazon, etc).



Due to the high quality of submissions please note that all artists may be considered for 2nd compilation as well as non exclusive representation to film and tv by TheMusicLibrary.org. The Love Song to New Orleans is also now offering 6-8 finalists a spot on the compilation.  They will also send the top 4 finalists a beautiful piano print courtesy our chosen charity, the New Orleans Musician's Relief Fund.



Live promotional events will be staged for the release October 1st. Entrant will have a chance to perform at these live events and CD release party in New Orleans. The compilation will also be promoted heavily to blues, jazz, Americana, folk & Southern rock magazines & radio media worldwide.



ADK microphones is helping to sponsor the event and will be donating a microphone to the winning song entrant. The songwriter will be offered the standard mechanical royalty for each CD/download sold as well as promotion on our websites. Song entrant will also be offered a non-exclusive license from TheMusicLibrary.org to have their music pitched to film, TV and a promotional copy.



This is their second song contest- the last one received International radio and print coverage, and was voted one of the “Top 12 song contests by Music Connection Magazine”. The winner’s song was performed by Ali Woodson (former Temptation), promoted to film & tv and placed in Queen Latifah’s movie “The Perfect Holiday” (www.ChristmasSongContest.com).



Song entrants must own all rights to the master recording and copyright and sign a document stating this (musician/producer performances, songwriting & publishing, etc.).