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The Point Radio Network and Application Gap Distillery: Advance Singer Songwriter Competition

  • ArtsRiot 400 Pine Street Burlington, VT, 05401 United States (map)


Doors 6pm/7pm Show

The Point Radio Network and Appalachian Gap Distillery, present the 17th annual Advance Music Acoustic Singer/Songwriter Contest.  Drawing seasoned musicians, as well as those who have never performed in public, the contest always proves to be an eclectic and diverse event, showcasing many musical and lyrical styles, textures, and tastes.  Stop in to Advance Music in Burlington or call 863-8652 to sign up for one of three semi finals by October 12th, registration is limited to 45 contestants, so don’t delay!

If you're not a musician, cheer on your favorite performer, while enjoying some great music andlibations. Head to, or Halvorson’s on the Church Street Marketplace in Burlington on Tuesday October 13th, ArtsRiot on Pine St in Burlington, Tuesday October 20thand Club Metronome above Nectar’s in Burlington, Tuesday October 27th.  The top three contestants from each of these three nights of semi finals, will compete at Higher Ground on Tuesday November 3rd, for a winner takes all prize package, including a beautiful Taylor acoustic guitar, a $500 award from the Rachel Bissex White Light Fund and recording time to produce a 3 song demo CD at West Street Digital.