Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Valentine's Day Special! Enter your Love Song to WIN BIG!

Pour your heart into an original Love Song for your chance to win big this Valentine’s day! Enter your Love Song into the John Lennon Songwriting Contest between February 2nd and February 15th, 2011, and you’ll also be entered for the chance to fall in love with a new Epiphone Casino electric guitar (MSRP $1190) and a Blackheart Amp!

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Grand Vanity performs on the Lennon Bus Stage at NAMM

The John Lennon Songwriting Contest's exclusive partner Sonicbids, was out to find one lucky band to perform at the 2011 NAMM Show. This years winner, Grand Vanity, performed on the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus stage and won an Epiphone John Lennon EJ-160E guitar and a Blackheart BH5H amp with a matching BH112 cab!
Check out their performance!

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Song Of The Year Winner Madison Violet Performs At NAMM

This year the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus made its annual stop at the 2011 NAMM show in Anaheim, CA. It was a landmark year, announcing AVID’s partnership with the Lennon Bus, and having Grammy nominated artist and JLSC judge Natasha Bedingfield perform! But perhaps the best moment was welcoming John Lennon Songwriting Contest, Song of the Year winners Madison Violet onstage to play their winning song "The Ransom". Check out photos from the event, and make sure to check back for video!

Photo L-R: SVP of Marketing at AVID- Ron Greenberg. Lisa MacIsaac and Brenley MacEachern of Madison Violet. Grammy nominated artist- Natasha Bedingfield. Former New York Yankee- Bernie Williams. Executive Director of the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus and John Lennon Songwriting Contest- Brian Rothschild.

Madison Violet performs on the Lennon Bus Stage.

On-board the Lennon Bus with Brian Rothschild and Madison Violet.

Madison Violet with their $20 000 check in front of the Lennon Bus.