Songwriters Stage is a local’s event, so all of our judges are all previous winners, finalists, or local music professionals. They use a judging rubric which provides consistency, but also provides for the judge’s personal preference.

Billy Anne Crews

Reverb Nation

Judge on 1/6 and 2/17

Robert Lovett

The Briars

Judge on 1/6

Tim Serdynski

Of August

Judge on 1/6

Robin Baker

Robin Baker Blues Band

Judge on 1/20

Divine Adeniyi

The Divine Poetess

Judge on 2/3

Paul Jackson aka DJ PJ / The Local Focal

Judge on 1/20 and 2/3

Katrina Barclay


Judge on 2/17

Ida York


Judge on 1/20

Michael McDade / Judge on 2/3

Jimmy DiLorenzo / Judge on 2/17

MC Hosts

Mark Anderson

MC on 1/6 and finale


Ariel Omarzu / Website / MC on 1/20

Richard Daigle


MC on 2/3

Joylene / Facebook / Instagram / MC on 2/17