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SongTown and Nashville Unplugged Launch Sunset Songwriting Festival

Top Nashville and Los Angeles music industry pros
and music supervisors will connect songwriters, publishers and producers during
three-day festival that offers valuable workshops, performances, networking
opportunities, and much more

Register to attend the festival

Songwriting community SongTown and hit show Nashville Unplugged  

have partnered to launch the
first-ever Sunset Songwriting Festival, a three-day music immersion event
taking place Oct. 9 – 11, 2015, at the Sunset Station Hotel in Las Vegas,

The brainchild of hit songwriters Clay Mills,
Marty Dodson 
and Aaron
, the Sunset Songwriting
Festival will offer exciting performances by top music industry professionals
from Nashville, music supervisors from Los Angeles, hit songwriters,
professional development workshops, unique networking opportunities, and more.
Workshop topics

  • Song placements in film and
    television, presented by acclaimed music supervisors from Los
  • How to maximize social media
    to build your career
  • Writing songs that move
    audiences from indie stages to hit radio
  • VIP pitch session to pitch
    songs to top publishers/music supervisor professionals
  • Networking event with hit
    writers and publishers

“We’ve designed this festival from
the ground up to be a great experience for fans, artists, and songwriters,
including hit writer/artists and up-and-comers. It
is a great platform to make industry connections, learn about the songwriting
business, and most of all, have a fun time,” said Mills, GRAMMY Award-nominated hit
songwriter and co-founder of the Sunset Songwriting Festival.  

The Sunset Songwriting Festival is open to the
public, and will offer four ticket packages to choose from. Space is limited. A
complete line-up of hit performers will be announced soon.  

Submissions to perform at the Sunset Songwriting
Festival are being accepted through August 25, 2015. Performers will have the
opportunity to play in front of songwriting influencers, prominent producers and
publishers, and other top industry professionals.
To register for workshops, fill out the submission
form, and see official rules and regulations, visit


Founded in
2012 by successful Nashville songwriters Clay Mills and Marty Dodson, SongTown
provides songwriters with training, critiques, mentoring and opportunities as
they interact with a group of like-minded creatives. As hard-working
professional songwriters, Mills and Dodson both have achieved several number one
charting hits, with cuts released by Bill Currington, Kenny Chesney, Darius
Rucker, Diamond Rio, Carrie Underwood and many more. Find out more at

About Nashville

Co-founded in 2009 by
singer-songwriter, actor and producer Aaron Benward, Nashville Unplugged is
the ultimate
intimate experience with the writers of the hottest country songs. Airing every Friday night out of
Sunset Station Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, Nashville Unplugged has also enjoyed
numerous residencies at different Harrah’s casinos across the country. The show
consists of hit songwriters telling the stories behind their songs and
performing them in an-all acoustic setting that audiences have grown to love for
six years and counting. Go to for more information.



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