ASC Commissions Birmingham Finalists
New Orleans, Chicago, New York … every great city has music written in its honor. This year, the ASC wants YOU to write a song or compose a piece of music about living in Birmingham! Your work could be one of 12 selected to be performed at an all-day music festival at the ASC on June 21, 2014. Three performers – selected by audience members and a panel of judges – will win $1,000 and studio time at UAB to record their songs. Share your talent with the world and help us celebrate the Magic City with the first annual Make Music Birmingham Day!
June 21, 2014
IT’S all ABOUT BIRMINGHAM. IT’S all ABOUT THE MUSIC
The Top 12 Finalists are…
Chris Copeland – “Find My Way”
Joshua Vasa – “City of Steel”
India Ramey – “Rusty City”
Raquel Lily – “Birmingham”
Wilder Adkins – “Side By Side”
Wisdom Bibbs – “Birmingham, Alabama (Home of the Magic Land)”
Jason Brouwer – “Magic City Mines”
Mandi Mapes – “Birmingham”
The Southern Lights – “Rainey Day in Birmingham”
Eric Latham and David Bibbs – “Abracadabra (Magic City At Night)”
A.D. Howard – “Birmingham Keeps Calling Me Home”
Bob Marston – “Real Magic, Good People”
A FREE Community Event for you, Birmingham!
Local vendors, local tunes, local art, and local brews.
Enjoy the summer solstice, the longest day of the year, by celebrating Birmingham at LOCAL, a free community event put on by the Alys Stephens Center’s Junior Board.
Browse tents and enjoy produce from local farmers’ markets includingPepper Place Market and West Homewood Farmer’s Market ; shop local merchants such as Stone Hollow Farmstead Pantry, Leaf & Petal, West Elm Birmingham at The Summit, Octane Birmingham, Steel City Pops,OLI.O, The Green Bottle Candle Company, and many more; grab a bite to eat and drink a beer from Cahaba Brewing Company or enjoy the cash bars.
The highlight of the event will be musical performances from the talented finalists of ASC Commissions Birmingham. Each finalist will perform their own song written about Birmingham and the 3 winners of ASC Commissions Birmingham will be announced.
VIP Tickets are available $25 in advance >> $30 day of event. VIP tickets include a fresh summer fare from The Fish Market Southside and beverages from local Birmingham vendors. Click here to purchase a VIP Ticket: https://
Through sponsorships LOCAL will raise funds to help support ArtPlay, the ASC’s education and outreach initiative. ArtPlay reaches over 12,000 individuals in our community each year through its art programs and education that is either low cost or free.
For more information on LOCAL visit www.siteline.vendini.com/