Songwriter’s Week

Songwriters, sign-ups for the 2024 Tennessee Songwriters Week Qualifying Rounds at Oakey’s Sports Grill in Oak Ridge are now OPEN! Winners of the Qualifying Rounds will go to the Showcase rounds at venues across Tennessee. The Showcase winners will get their chance to play at the legendary @bluebirdcafetn.

When and Where: Wednesday, January 24th 2024 @ 6:00 pm – Oakey’s Sports Bar.

Tennessee Songwriters Week supports music venues, generates awareness of songwriters’ contributions to Tennessee, paves the way for future artists and inspires travelers to experience the state’s music stories, history, attractions, and venues.

Tennessee Tourism, The Bluebird Cafe and NSAI are committed to make sure songwriters can share their original work on stage with other writers.

Read the full contest rules and FAQs here.

Registration for this year’s event is currently full.  If you’re still interested in performing, please check this list of other first round contest locations:

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