Asheville, NC - NewSong Music is pleased to announce Red Jacket, the independently owned and award-winning orchard and juice maker, as the presenting sponsor of its 2014 programs. Located in the beautiful Finger Lakes Region of New York State along the rolling hills of Seneca Lake, Red Jacket Orchards is owned and...

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Wednesday, March 4. Asheville, NC. LEAF Festival and NewSong Music are proud to announce the first annual NewSong Presents: LEAF Singer-Songwriter Competition!  With a mission to empower singer-songwriters locally, regionally and nationally, LEAF and NewSong have joined forces to find the very best talent. 

The contest...

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Sunday, March 2. Asheville, NC. New Orleans trio of three brothers the Cardinal Sons are the 2013 grand prize winners of the NewSong Contest. Today, they begin recording their grand prize EP here at Echo Mountain Recording with producer and musician Charlie Sexton.

To celebrate the launch of the recording, NewSong has...

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Friday, February 7. Asheville, NC. NewSong Music, producers of the annual, international NewSong performance and songwriting competition, announced today that the 2014 NewSong Contest will  open for entries on Saturday, March 1. Details to follow.

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Congratulations to last year's NewSong Contest grand prize winner the Cardinal Sons! It was recently announced that they're on the bill of the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. They'll be performing on May 2nd.  

About the Cardinal Sons: 

Balancing crunchy organ and guitar with steady-cadenced drums, the three brothers of...

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Congrats to NewSong Recordings artist, Chris Velan, whose most recent album The Long Goodbye was selected by as one of Dirty Impound's 25 Favorite Albums of 2013The album was produced and mixed by Iestyn Polson at Asheville's Echo Mountain Recording Studios.

Here's what they had to say about it: 

Chris VelanThe Long Goodbye


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New Orleans based Cardinal Sons will perform at Sundance ASCAP Music Cafe on Thursday, January 23rd, 2014 as a part of their Grand Prize Winning package from the 2013 NewSong Contest.  

As winners, they will also receive recording time at Asheville, NC's Echo Mountain Recording Studios with producer, musician, and songwriter Charlie Sexton,...

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 New York, NY – December 19, 2013

NewSong Music is proud to announce the December 20th release of a digital EP from David Berkeley’s concert at Lincoln Center’s David Rubenstein Atrium. The fine folks at Paste have an exclusive premier of the record in its entirety, which can be heard right here: 

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Monday, October 21. New York, NY. New Orleans-based band of brothers the Cardinal Sons were awarded the top honor in the 2013 Mountain Stage NewSong Contest Finals, held this past Saturday at Lincoln Center's David Rubenstein Atrium in New York City.

Despite very strong performances and compelling original material...

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This is a truly inspiring and insightful interview from NewSong Contest finalist Boris McCutcheon.  We are honored to have Boris as a part of the contest and look forward to all of the finalists performing on October 19th at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in NYC.     1. From reading your bio, it is clear that you draw a...
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