Paige Black is a soulful pop singer songwriter born and raised upon the banks of the Yarra river nestled in the hills. You would find her breaking out in song and dance with her brothers and sisters in a harmonious chaotic household of 9. Paige is this years WINNER of the Darebin Songwriters Award which was announced live on 3KND. to hear from this amazing songwriter. Like the bends of the river Paige will take you on a journey, narrating the places she’s been and the relationships she’s made and the difficulties of navigating life, breaking your heart and putting it back together with her warm endearing stage presence.
Captivating you with her melodic soulful sound, drawing you in with her raw emotion and relatable experiences, she then ties it all together with a chorus that will be stuck with you for days. “Paige Black’s rich, heartfelt vocals fill every corner of the space, and in under ten seconds, she has the audience in the palm of her hand, unable to tear their eyes away even if they wanted to” The Darebin Songwriters’ Award is an annual songwriting competition that seeks to recognise, showcase and promote the talents of local songwriters. There was an amazing price package to be won including cash and studio time. Past winners include Stella Farnan, Jordie Lane, Ben Mason, Brooke Russell and Charm of Finches.
The winner of the Darebin Songwriters’ Award 2020 received :
$2000 courtesy of City of Darebin 8 hours recording time with an engineer at HeadGap EP Mastering by Crystal Mastering $500 Implant Media Voucher for CD duplication services $500 Echo Tone Guitars Voucher I Manage My Music masterclass pass