Songwriting Contest


Tomato, Tomahto…it don’t mater what type of music, just so long as it’s inspired by our favorite fruit-veggie!  We want to hear your best musical tribute to the TOMATO!

The winner will receive a chance to perform their original mater song on the Main Stage at Tomato Art Fest, as well as a 45 minute set of their own music on Fanny’s front porch the day of the festival. 

Hosted by Fanny’s House of Music

Here is how you enter:

  1. Write an original tune inspired by East Nashville’s favorite fruit-veggie, thetomato.
  2. Record a demo of you performing the song.
  3. Pay a $5 entry fee, either by visiting Fanny’s House of Music in person (1101 Holly Street 37206), OR by clicking on the “My Shop” button on Fanny’s House of Music Facebook page ( to pay via Paypal.
  4. Email ( or drop-off the song recording at the store, and be sure to include your name with entry.