The Iowa Music Project — a James Gang endeavor dedicated to supporting live music throughout the state of Iowa — is now accepting submissions for a statewide songwriting showcase. 25 songs by artists with Iowa ties will be chosen for an IMP-produced compilation. This will include two listeners’ choice selections, to be voted on below.
Voting period closed
Thank you to both the artists and fans for participating in the listeners’ choice portion of the Iowa Music Project’s Songwriting Showcase. Listeners across Iowa cast more than 14,000 votes between Feb. 1 and Mar. 23! After tallying the results, we’re happy to announce that the following two artists have been selected for a spot on the IMP Songwriting Showcase:
Browse the music featured on this page. When you’ve found a song you think deserves a spot on the showcase, cast your vote below. Vote once per day through March 23 (updated). The top two vote-getters (according to average number of votes per day) will receive:
- One free half-day recording sessions at Flat Black Studios
- Inclusion in the IMP Songwriting Showcase
- A chance to be included in a vinyl pressing released by Maximum Ames Records
Honorees will be announced by April 1, 2016.