(L to R): Mike Mac Allister, Jojee & Julie Hardy at BMI’s “Speed Dating for Songwriters” event at the You Tube Performance Space in Chelsea Market in NYC on April 11th, 2017.Photo Credit: Kim Lorraine Photography PRESS RELEASE: The BMI “Speed Dating for Songwriters” concert was recently held at You Tube’s performance space in New York City.Often people at this stage do short-term relationships with little future, and this is a kind of safety for them.
He subsequently signed with Conley’s publishing company Specific Music and relocated to Sydney in April 2016 to pursue a career in music.
The bar is packed with suitors lined up against the far wall for a chance with the women sipping drinks in front of them. Use caution, however: what appears to be romantic musical chairs can be fraught with the pressure of making a good first impression.
A typical singles night, but with a twist: every woman has a numbered sign and scorecard. This can be especially trying for the recently divorced, many of whom are still grappling with the fall-out of past relationships.
Here’s how it works- 12-15 participants get acquainted, listen to each other’s music, form collaborative partnerships and obtain instant feedback, all in a short amount of time.
After the event, the songwriters are separated into groups of three or four, and tasked with writing a song, which they will perform approximately six to eight weeks later in front of their peers and BMI executives.