Hookist & Reverb Nation!
For the first time ever, you can compete to join the ranks of legendary singer-songwriters like ASCAP president & EGOT winner, Paul Williams, 42x platinum Eagles songwriter, Jack Tempchin (Peaceful Easy Feeling, Already Gone, etc.), Grammy nominees, Spin Doctors & Crash Test Dummies, and more, to blow your fans’ minds and explode your fanbase by leading a global virtual songwriting collaboration at Hookist!
Hookist is a collaborative songwriting experience & music social network where beloved & respected artists write original songs with their fans, line by line, over the course of a couple of weeks! It’s the ultimate fan engagement tool that builds incredible loyalty & converts casual fans into SUPERFANS who actually buy music, bring friends to shows and pay for VIP experiences, big schwag, Patreon & more!
And it’s a killer way to raise money & awareness for charity!
Submit up to 2 songs and/or up to 2 music videos that highlight both your songwriting skills and musical chops! Then post your song or video on your fave social media platform and have your fans tell us why they want to write a song with you! And be sure to tag Hookist & Reverb Nation so we can check it out!
**YOU MUST HAVE WRITTEN THE SONGS YOU SUBMIT**
Hookist will choose at least 1, but up to 3, Reverb Nation Artists who show exemplary songwriting & performance skills, while demonstrating they recognize the value of engaging with fans in authentic & meaningful ways – and what could be more authentic or meaningful than writing original songs with your fans!
The winner(s) will be invited to lead a global virtual songwriting collaboration using Hookist’s proprietary technology at Hookist.com.
The winner(s) & their collaborations will be featured & promoted on the Hookist home page and on all of Hookist’s social channels throughout the 4-6 week collaboration. Hookist will build a custom songwriting collaboration page for each winner where fans can submit lyrics, and winner(s) and fans can vote & cheer each other on. Winner(s) will also receive a permanent custom profile page at Hookist.com that will link to the winner(s) website, social channels, iTunes, and ticket channels, as well as their favorite charity.
The winner(s) will be required to choose a winning lyric 2x a week throughout the collaboration, and shoot an Inspiration Video & Winner Announcement Videos, which Hookist will edit & publish on all it’s social channels. The winner(s) will be required to publish these edited videos on their social channels as well, which are always a huge thrill for fans!
- 50% of the profits from the collaboration
- 50% of the publishing of the song (a portion of the remaining 50% of the publishing will pay the fans whose lyrics are chosen to be a part of the song)
- Free one day recording session at Hookist Studios in Manhattan to record the song (travel not included)