Songwriting Markets and Opportunities
ASCAP: Songwriting Competitions - a list of songwriting competitions available to songwriters.
Complex: 33 Independent Record Labels - An article describing many independent record labels from Complex magazine.
Music Publishers List from MPA - a long list of music publishers from the Music Publishers Association of the United States.
Songwriter Universe: Music Publishers Directory
Songwriter's Market - A guide about where and how to market your songs from Writer's Digest Books.
The Muse's Muse Markets Sources - A collection of market information from Muse's Muse.
SongLink - a tipsheet for music publishers and songwriters.
Wikipedia: U.S. Music Companies - Information about over 35 different U.S.-based music companies.
Wikipedia Record Labels List - A list of record labels provided by Wikipedia.
Writing Contests - Our writing contests page includes a variety of upcoming contests for writers, primarily fiction and poetry contests, but songwriters should also be able to write poetry.