Marcellus Hall April 23 Bartram Bash

Marcellus Hall April 23 Bartram Bash

  Hailing from Minnesota, Marcellus Hall arrived in New York in the 1990s to form Railroad Jerk, an industrial grunge-folk band whose four LPs on Matador Records helped define the era. With trademark absurdist, yet poignant, lyrics, Hall went on to form (with drummer Dave Varenka) White Hassle, a duo with guitar, harmonica, and drums … Continue reading

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Residency at Beluthahatchee Park

Residency at Beluthahatchee Park

Jacksonville Songwriter Residency Announces Historic New Residency at Beluthahatchee Park The Jacksonville Songwriter Residency is excited to announce a new historic Songwriter Residency for 2016. This new project will be a partnership with the Stetson Kennedy Foundation and St. Johns County Recreation and Parks Department. This historic songwriter residency program will take place at Beluthahatchee … Continue reading

3rd Annual Songwriting Contest!

3rd Annual Songwriting Contest!

Safe at Home Productions Inc., in association with Jacksonville Songwriter Residency, and St. Johns Riverkeeper, is proud to present the 3rd Annual Gram Parsons Guitar Pull Songwriting Contest. This international, Americana-oriented songwriting contest is offered in conjunction with the Annual Gram Parsons Guitar Pull and Tribute Festival, held in Gram’s hometown of Waycross, Georgia. This … Continue reading

Finalists of Gram Parsons Guitar Pull Songwriting Contest!

Come out to Jack Rabbits on Saturday September 20 to see some of Florida’s best songwriters!  https://www.facebook.com/events/1476204399289426/ 8:10-8:20 Michael Havens 8:20-8:30 Shane Myers 8:30-8:40 Al Poindexter 8:40-8:50 Lee Hunter 8:50-9:00 T.K. Hilton 9:00-9:10 Scott Low 9:10-9:20 Jackie Stranger 9:20-9:30 Eb Steward 9:30-9:40 Reina G. Collins 9:40-9:50 Meredith Rae Woodard 9:50-10:00 Joseph Shuck Continue reading

Gram Parsons Guitar Pull Songwriting Contest

Gram Parsons Guitar Pull Songwriting Contest

2014 Gram Parsons Guitar Pull Songwriting Contest Official Rules Safe at Home Productions Inc., in association with Jacksonville Songwriter Residency, and St. Johns Riverkeeper, is proud to present the Annual Gram Parsons Guitar Pull Songwriting Contest. This international, Americana-oriented songwriting contest is held in conjunction with the Annual Gram Parsons Guitar Pull and Tribute Festival, … Continue reading

Amythyst Kiah is our July Resident!

Amythyst Kiah is our July Resident!

Amythyst Kiah is a Southern Roots/Alt-Country blues musician originally from Chattanooga, TN. She has found a way to fuse traditional roots music with a contemporary style that makes for powerful original songs, and transforms traditional songs into powerful, soulful renditions. She draws heavily on Old Time music (Mississippi Sheiks, Son House, Rev. Gary Davis, Skillet … Continue reading