You have a few days left to enter the 4th Annual IAMA (International
Acoustic Music Awards). IAMA (International Acoustic Music Awards)
promotes excellence in acoustic music performance and artistry.
Acoustic artists in various genres can gain exciting radio and web
exposure through this competition. Participating sponsors include
D'Addario Strings, New Music Weekly, Loggins Promotion, Airplay Only,
Sonicbids.com, Acoustic Cafe Radio Show and XM Satellite Radio.
Win prizes in 8 different categories: Folk/Americana/Roots, AAA/
Alternative, Instrumental, Open, Bluegrass/Country, Best Male Artist,
Best Female Artist, Best Group/Duo. There will also be an Overall
Grand Prize winner awarded to the top winner worth US$11,000, which
includes radio promotion to over 250 radio stations in US and Canada.
Therefore, winning songs will be heard on radio. Winners and runner-
ups will also be featured on IAMA's compilation CD.
Judging is based on excellence in music performance, songwriting/
composition and originality. Winners are selected by a panel of
established artists and industry professionals. Past year's winners
include: Fertitta and McClintock, Jen Foster, Mistin' (Australia),
David Francey (Juno award winner from Canada), April Verch (Canada)
DEADLINE: All entries must be postmarked by November 28 '07 or
earlier. Hurry! Check out: