Aug. 9, 2022

P E T E R D E F R A N C E S C O Winner of "Mash-ville"

P E T E R  D E F R A N C E S C O Winner of "Mash-ville"

It was another win for Mashpee with the Mash-Ville competition that took place over the weekend hosted by Steeple Street Music.

From Steeple Street Music's website


Mash-ville™ is Steeple Street Music Academy’s annual songwriting competition! It is our mission to provide the opportunity for both aspiring and established songwriters to have their songs heard on our professional outdoor stage in our beautiful Cape Cod, Massachusetts.  SSMA has designed this competition to nurture the musical talent of songwriters on all levels and promote excellence in the art of songwriting. Amateur and professional songwriters and musicians are invited to participate.

Here’s the deal:

  • Submissions open: March 1, 2022
  • Submissions close: July 15, 2022
  • You have to be at least 13 years old to enter.
  • Entry for the first song is $25, and $10 for each additional song – there are NO LIMITS!
  • You retain 100% rights to your original music – but, of course, allow us to brag about you on our promotional platforms!
  • Your music must be ORIGINAL – that means, not even sampled from another song!
  • You have to be available for the Songwriters’ Showcase on Saturday, August 6, 2022 at 11AM.
  • If you win the Grand Prize, you win TWO ROUND-TRIP TICKETS TO NASHVILLE, TN!"

Stephanie is proud that she has been a part of this great contest since the beginning in 2019. 

Peter Defrancesco was the third place winner and got to talk about his beginnings in music and what lies ahead of him for his future.

He will be our featured artist in September releasing several tracks for

You can hear his winning song "ain't stressing" on Spotify now!

Peter Defrancesco is a Cape Codder you should get to know!

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