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Mississauga Arts Council and Metalworks Studios are jointly sponsoring the first Sauga’s Summer Songwriting Contest!

Musicians – Win a recording and mixing session at Metalworks Studios!

Contest: Sauga’s Summer Songwriting Contest
Prize: Recording and mixing session at Metalworks Studios
Deadline: Monday, August 23, 2021 by 5:00 PM

Our jury will determine “Sauga’s Song of the Summer” and the winner will be announced at the Mississauga Music Awards on Saturday, September 25th, 2021.

The deadline to submit your demo is Monday, August 23rd, 2021 by 5:00 PM. NO LATE SUBMISSIONS WILL BE CONSIDERED.

Contest is open to submissions from the following genres: Pop, Hip Hop, Country, Rock, and R&B. 

The songwriting contest is open to any professional musician or music group living in Mississauga.

We are looking for professional musicians to submit one demo of their original song and it can be a collaboration:

  • Submit a demo of your song with writing credits, production credits (if applicable) and proof of residency  
  • Song cannot have been previously recorded or released 
  • Song cannot exceed 4 minutes

Note: If the song submission contains strong language, or content that is not suitable for all ages, it may impact the jury’s decision.

Show us your hot new summer song and win!

How to submit: 
Please complete the form and submit all required information here:

The contest form requires the following information:

  • Your contact information
  • Website links and links to your social media
  • Artist CV and/or biography, and headshot (for promotional purposes)
  • Link to your demo (Soundcloud, Dropbox, Google Drive, etc.)
  • More information about the song: song title, writing credits, production credits (if applicable), and information about why you selected the song

Thank you to our Co-Sponsor and Media Partner

Metalworks Studios


Mississauga Music

Media Partner