The top of an abandoned water tank was used to create these resonator guitars.
The top of an abandoned water tank was used to create these resonator guitars. Contributed

Young songwriters urged to get creative for comp

BUDDING songwriters have until March 24 to enter the 2013 Young Songwriters Competition.

The competition provides a platform for emerging young talent to show off their lyrics, musicianship and performance skills.

Lismore City Council's youth and community development officer Lizette Twisleton urged young people to enter for a crack at prizes including recording time, sound gear and a professional photo shoot.

There are folk/country, hip hop, rock/indie, punk/metal and pop categories with a Young Songwriter of the Year selected from finalists.

For more info, phone Lizette on 1300 87 83 87, email Lizette .Twisleton@lismore.nsw.gov.au or check out the Facebook page.


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