PureInsight | March 30, 2008
[PureInsight.org] The Great American Song Contest recently announced the winners of the 2007 songwriting competition. The annual event features prominent music-industry professionals and attracts songwriters from around the
world. Approximately 2,000 songwriters from 40 countries around the
world competed in the contest.
Randall Effner was named a Top 5 winner in the Lyric Writing category of the
9th Annual Great American Song Contest for his original song "Feels Like
1936 Again," and received an "Outstanding Achievement in Songwriting"
award for his winning song.
This song was written by Randall Effner and sung by Randall and Sarah
Effner, with guitar by Randall and harmonica by Henry Clay. The lyrics
and the music of the song can be found and downloaded for free from:
It has been been played at least once, perhaps more, on the CBC and perhaps it could be
sent to radio stations in the U.S. Falun Gong, as a whole, has not
called for a boycott of the Beijing Olympics, but individual
practitioners may have their own opinions.
The video and audio recordings of "Set Them Free", which won an Honor
Award at the 2005 Great American Song Contest, is also available on the