2014 SongStudio Contest Winner
May03

2014 SongStudio Contest Winner

Thanks to everyone who entered this year’s SongStudio scholarship contest. The winner is Lyric Dubee with his music video for “Alive”. Here is Lyric’s winning entry: You can view the other entries on the Benes The Menace Facebook...

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2010 SongStudio Contest Winner
Apr07

2010 SongStudio Contest Winner

We’re right in the middle of a contest for a free tuition to SongStudio. This is not the first time I have held a contest like this. The 2010 SongStudio scholarship winner was an extremely talented 14-year-old named Kristen T. Clark. Here’s what she said about the experience: “SongStudio was life changing for me. I was introduced to and welcomed into the professional songwriting community and I made lifetime friendships there. My outlook on the music industry and the songwriting process changed for the better and I gained confidence in my skills. The writing critiques were invaluable and gave me a new perspective to consider my songs hidden potential. Peter’s scholarship made this all possible for me and I am grateful that another songwriter will benefit from his generosity!” -Kristen T. Clark One of the highlights for Kristen is that she got to workshop her songs with one of her guitar idols, Rik Emmett. Below is a video of Kristen playing a song with Rik and the other amazing musicians at the SongStudio showcase at Hugh’s Room on the Thursday night of SongStudio in 2010. The band has never heard the song before. Music starts at 3:40....

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