• Too Far North Productions

©2019 Too Far North Productions ~ Website Nightlife Network Northwest

  • Must be 21 and over to enter

  • Song duration limited to 4 minutes

  • Lyrics must accompany entry

  • $30 to enter 2 songs/$40 to enter 3 songs

  • Send music links to N2SPOKANE@GMAIL.COM


Submissions will be judged on the following criteria:


  • The song expresses the theme in a new or fresh way

  • The song is memorable, offering something different

  • The song is unique in its genre

  • The song has commercial potential


  • The lyrics are singable and memorable

  • The lyrics evoke an emotional response from the listener

  • The lyrics have an identifiable rhyme scheme or pattern

  • Lyrics and melody fit together in a cohesive manner

  • Does the song appeal to a broad audience

Music and Melody

  • Continuity and coherence in melody, tone, tension and style

  • Music must add to the emotional impact of the song

  • Music and lyrics fit together in a cohesive manner

Song Structure and Composition

  • The song has a clear theme or cohesive idea

  • The song has clearly identifiable sections, verse, chorus, etc.

  • The song is between 2 and 4 minutes


  • Credible vocal/musical technique

  • Showed emotion

  • Gained and held audience interest

Overall Brilliance

Other elements aside, is the song undeniably genius in its execution and boldness in style? Is it unique among all others in creating that perfect song experience?

Spokane Songmith Challenge
Schedule of Events
Entry Requirements

Submissions accepted through MIDNIGHT August 9, 2019


August 14th - 16th ~ First Round of Song Submissions LIVE performance. 4 applicants will be chosen from the twelve performing each night to move on to the next round.


September 1st ~ Second Round Finalists Performance at Pig Out In The Park. Twelve (12) Artists. 

September 16th - Top 3 Submissions will be announced ~ 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place Winners will be notified and prizes will be distributed in the following days.


Last Quarter 2019 ~ Grand Prize Winner opens for a National Artist at one of Spokane's Premier Venues!