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Sept. 8, 2016 - Orange Beach, AL - (OBA) - Sandy Roots Music Productions presents the 3rd Annual Gulf Coast Songwriter Shootout. Sandy Roots Music Productions is a local, small business owned and operated by Nick Biebricher (pronounced "Brib-erie"). Nick and event co-founder Melissa Joiner are bringing back the popular event that benefits locals businesses, entertains visitors and supports grass roots singer-songwriters looking to seize both their listener's hearts and the Grand Prize valued at over $10,000!
"The Shootout" is a six-week songwriter competition that will again take place at The Hot Spot restaurant at The Wharf, in beautiful Orange Beach, Alabama. In its 3rd season, it kicks off Monday, September 12th and continues every Monday until the finale on October 24th. Hundreds of artists from all over the country submitted their applications and the top 50 have been chosen to compete, by a panel of judges, based on the artist's original songs submitted.
Sept. 7, 2016 - (OBA) - Jimbo Waldrop captured a video of a fawn with spots coming up on the beach at Pirate's Cove to play with the dogs... Be sure to watch it to the very end. The dear and the dog start to play. Thank you to Jimbo Wladrop for sharing the clip!
OBA Accident Alert: There was a 5 car accident on Perdido Beach Blvd. that was caused by a head on collision. It has traffic blocked in both directions. Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims.