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Katie Garibaldi is Award Recipient of 2012 Songsalive! Songwriter of the Year!
The Award Recipient has been chosen for the 2012 Songsalive! Songwriter of the Year Award, announced at the recent end of year Holiday Party at The Mint in Los Angeles on December 4th, 2012, to a standing, full house.
The AWARD for 2012 was given to KATIE GARIBALDI, from San Francisco, California.
Katie Garibaldi is a touring singer/songwriter/guitarist from the San Francisco Bay Area. Her latest album, Next Ride Out, produced by Michael Molenda, noted producer, engineer, and editor-in-chief of Guitar Player magazine, has catapulted the songstress’ career into top speed. Katie has been named a Music Connection Magazine Top 100 Live Unsigned Artist and is an endorsed Luna Guitars and Reunion Blues artist. Her new single, “Baby We’re Really In Love,” a tribute to Hank Williams, is now available on iTunes. Check Katie out at her website www.katiegaribaldi.com
This prestigious award is based on the following criteria:
Has hit songs – timely and strong radio friendly songs that are ready for the world’s music markets or has been deemed as world-class.
Can provide a track record of career successes with one’s music but not necessarily commercial success.
Shows exemplary talent and commitment to one’s art of writing songs.
Shows a long standing drive and commitment to one’s own business career.
Exemplary member of Songsalive! who shows commitment to our community and programs over time.
Shown commitment and dedication to the broader songwriting community at large and offers something beyond just oneself.
More details about the Songsalive! Songwriter Of The Year Award at www.songsalive.org/songwriteroftheyearaward.htm
[press release and photo courtesy of Songsalive!, www.songsalive.org]