Final 5 Songwriters

We are proud to announce the final five songwriters for the 2023 #CCSongwritersFestival, taking place Saturday, Feb. 18 – Sunday, Feb. 19. (FMI & TIX: Jules Taylor, Eric Robert Graham, Kris Schultz, Daniel Thomas Phipps, and Kris Redus! Congratulations to our final five, and thank you to every songwriter who submitted this year. WeContinue reading “Final 5 Songwriters”

2020 Festival Archive

Past Festival Updates THE OFFICIAL LINE-UP for the 2020 #CCSongwritersFestival! Featuring headliners Ben Kweller, Ordinary Elephant, Adam Carroll & Chris Carroll, Jaimee Harris, George Ensle Music, The One and Only Claude”Butch”Morgan, Michael O’Connor, Jeff Plankenhorn, Yosh & Yimmy, Haunted Like Human, Sour Bridges, Chris Beall, Jana Pochop and over 30 more songwriters!  GET YOUR BADGES HERE *** Nov. 1, 2019: ANNOUNCING indie icon BEN KWELLER as our festival headliner, performing Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 at theContinue reading “2020 Festival Archive”

Schedule – 2020 Festival

FRIDAY – FEB. 14, 2020 FRIDAY NIGHT SHOWCASE Presented by Rockport Center for the Arts (Ticket and badge holders only)(tickets available at the door): LOCATION: TEXAS SURF MUSEUM (309 N Water St, Corpus Christi, TX 78401) 6:00pm: Songwriter / Badgeholder / Sponsor Dinner & Mixer (VIP Only) 7:00: George Ensle (Austin, TX) & Claude “Butch” Morgan (Devine, TX) 7:45:Continue reading “Schedule – 2020 Festival”

2019 Festival Archive

PAST FESTIVAL UPDATES: This past weekend, we held the 2019 #CCSongwritersFestival, our second one. We hosted 39 songwriters over a three-day period, with three concerts, two after parties, three workshops, at six different local venues. We had over a dozen local songwriters, and songwriters from Austin, San Antonio, Dallas, Houston, Fredericksburg, Bandera, Divine, and severalContinue reading “2019 Festival Archive”

Artists – 2019 Festival

Announcing the official line-up for the 2019 Corpus Christi Songwriters Festival, to be held Feb. 15-17, 2019: Ian Moore Ian Moore, the Seattle-based, Austin, TX-born guitar player, singer and songwriter makes the proverbial renaissance man look lazy. Coming on the heels of Strange Days, his most successful record since his eponymous debut and despite a never-endingContinue reading “Artists – 2019 Festival”

Schedule – 2019 Festival

FRIDAY – FEB. 15, 2019 FRIDAY NIGHT KICK-OFF CONCERT: LOCATION: THE CHURCHYARD (4425 S Staples St, Corpus Christi, TX 78411) 7:30pm: Song Swap 1 feat. Bruce Gambill & Steven Hansen (Corpus Christi, TX) 8:00pm: Songwriter Frank Martin Gilligan (Hill Country, TX) 8:30pm: Songwriter Walt Wilkins (Hill Country, TX) (FESTIVAL HEADLINER) LOCATION: THE EXCHANGE – CORPUS CHRISTI 10pm: Friday Night After-PartyContinue reading “Schedule – 2019 Festival”

2018 Festival Archive

The 1st Annual Corpus Christi Songwriters Festival, Music Awards & Conference — Feb. 16-18, 2018. 2018 CC SONGWRITERS FESTIVAL RECAP: As we settle into our stunned post-Festival haze, let us THANK every single one of you for making the #CCSongwritersFestival 2018 the success it was always meant to be. We took a gamble — andContinue reading “2018 Festival Archive”