40 Aussie songs are up for the $50K award.
Vanda & Young Songwriting Competition
“I’m still in shock right now. It’s unbelievable!”
The winner will take home $50,000.
Husky Gawenda, frontman for Melbourne folk band Husky has taken top spot in the 2014 Vanda and Young Songwriting Competition and has been awarded $50,000, courtesy of APRA AMCOS and music company Alberts, for Husky’s song Saint Joan. “I’m honoured to win the Vanda and Young Songwriting Competition. That the competition supports Nordoff-Robbins Music Therapy,
This year’s list of Vanda & Young Songwriting Competition finalists has been unveiled, and features Sydney band Gang of Youths, Melbourne folk band Husky and Sydney alt-pop musician Andy Bull, to name a few. The list of 50 finalists (in full below) was collated by judges from a total of 3,400 entries. Gang Of Youths
The 2013 Vanda & Young Songwriting Competition winner has been announced today, with the top spot being taken out by none other than Isabella Manfredi of Sydney funk rock outfit The Preatures for her track Is This How You Feel?, the third time in a row a female has won the prestigious competition. The songstress