Fishman and American Songwriter Magazine are teaming up to offer a lucky singer-songwriter the chance to win 10 gigs on a Coffee House Tour of the Northeastern United States.
The Grand Prize also includes the cost of a Nashville booking agent to handle tour scheduling, a $2000 travel budget and a free Fishman SA220 Solo Performance System. Fishman will also feature the winner in a special SA220 print and online advertisement scheduled to run later in the year. The winner will also appear in a major advertising campaign for Fishman in 2012-2013.
American Songwriter Magazine will also run a Q&A feature story on the winner and provide blog coverage of the tour from American Songwriter.
Fishman and American Songwriter will promote the contest via print, their websites and social networking platforms, email lists and the network of singer-songwriters at American Songspace.
The 25 finalists will notified by September 10, 2012. The winner will be notified September 14, 2012. The tour is scheduled to begin October 5, 2012 and conclude October 16, 2012.
The Royal Bean Coffee House - Raleigh, NC - 10/5/12
Lamplighter Roasting Company - Richmond, VA - 10/6/12
Para Coffee - Charlottesville, VA - 10/7/12
Jammin' Java - Vienna, VA - 10/8/12
Milkboy Coffee - Ardmore, PA - 10/10/12
The Path Cafe - New York, NY -10/11/12
The Red Room @ Cafe 939 - Boston, MA (Berklee Campus) - 10/12/12
The Space - Hamden, CT - 10/13/12
Beehive Coffeehouse - Pittsburgh, PA - 10/14/12
Kafe Kerouac - Columbus, OH - 10/15/12
For more information about the contest and to enter, click here.