Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Third Nature - the Grand Prize Winner of Musician's Friend presents the John Lennon Songwriting Contest Video Challenge, Records on the Lennon Bus!



Third Nature spent some time recording on the Lennon Bus this past weekend in Saratoga Springs, NY! As Grand Prize Winners of the video challenge, Third Nature won: a one-day video and audio recording session on the Lennon Bus, their music on over 17,000 movie screens around the US, courtesy of Sonicbids and over $7,500 in music gear from Gibson, Epiphone, Audio-Technica, Mackie & Avid!

Check in at www.jlsc.com for more special events and thanks again to everyone who entered!

Monday, May 23, 2011

Meet the 2010 Lennon Award Winners!

We would like to congratulate all 12 of our Lennon Award Winners! Click their names to check out their personal sites, or simply click their category to listen to their winning song!

Pierre Mongeon - Children's
Lauren Strange - Country
Marius NjĂžlstad - Electronic
Mia Friedman - Folk
Wayne Robinson - Gospel/Inspirational
MC Psalmist - Hip-Hop
Tony Lechner - Jazz
Juan Aguirre - Latin
dbClifford - Pop
Brandon K. Knox - R&B
Eliza Callahan - Rock
Chris Jacome - World

A big thanks to all of you who voted in the 2010 Lennon Awards! Session I, 2011
is still open. Be sure to check out www.jlsc.com for more information about the
John Lennon Songwriting Contest and ways to enter!



Wednesday, May 18, 2011

The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus presents: The Alabama Gospel Music Songwriting Contest Grand Prize Winner Results!

On Monday, May 16th, the 3 contest finalists, Jim Lowe, Wayne Robinson, and Marquita Anthony performed live at Railroad Park in Birmingham, Alabama alongside Ruben Studdard at a benefit concert to help those affected by the April 27th Tornado. Aside from great performances and hugely appreciated donations, Jim Lowe was announced as the Grand Prize Winner of the contest!



Congratulations to Jim! As a Grand Prize Winner,
Jim has won
an additional Avid Prize Package totaling almost $3,000 (MSRP) consisting of an Mbox, PT 9 Academic, Sibelius 6 Professional, Axiom 49 keyboard controller, a pair of M-Audio CX5 monitors, and a Luna II microphone. Additionally Jim's Grand Prize winning song will be entered into the John Lennon Songwriting Contest and eligible to win the $20,000 Song of the Year!

Thanks again to everyone who entered! Be sure to check in at www.jlsc.com for more special opportunities!

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus presents: The Alabama Gospel Music Songwriting Contest Finalists Results!



Congratulations to our 3 finalists, Wayne Robinson, Marquita Anthony and Jim Lowe!

As finalists they have won, an Avid Finalist Prize Packages, totaling over $1,000 (MSRP) consisting of PT 9 Academic, Sibelius 6 Professional and an Oxygen 25 keyboard controller.

Additionally, one of the three finalists will be selected as the Grand Prize winner, receiving an additional Avid Prize Package totaling almost $3,000 (MSRP) consisting of an Mbox, PT 9 Academic, Sibelius 6 Professional, Axiom 49 keyboard controller, a pair of M-Audio CX5 monitors, and a Luna II microphone. Additionally the Grand Prize winning song will be entered into the John Lennon Songwriting Contest and eligible to win the $20,000 Song of the Year!

Thank you to all of you who entered! Please follow us on http://www.jlsc.com for more special opportunities!