The scores are in!

Well, this is it folks. The public vote closed last night and the scores are all in from our judges. We’ve crunched the numbers, allocating 50% to the public and 50% to the judges.

Here are the final results from the public vote for the adult songs (Junior results announced next week).

Public Vote Results:

Final public votes

And here are the totalled results from our judges

Final Judges’ Scores:

Final judges' scores 2022

… which, when brought together, gives us our 12 finalists …

… and here they are …

Stroud Song Contest Finalists 2022

Rosie’s Reply – Lisa Fitzgibbon & Adam Horovitz
Good Time Gurrrl – Portobello
Will It – Kinda Familia
Time Machine Solo – Mr Marko’s Outer Space Emporium (feat. Anne Garcin)
Doing Wrong – Dave Pilla
The Birds – Phil West
Mother Nature’s Lost Love – Humm
No News Is Bad News – The Bangalore Torpedoes
Queer – Sarah Honeychurch
Feeling Tired – Careful, Spider
I’m Your Silent Witness – Chas de Whalley
Will You Ever – Paul Keyes

Runners up:

We also have five runners up, who we might be asking to join the final, on 3rd September at The Crown & Sceptre, in the event that any of the above 12 are unable to be there …

Wrap my arms around ya – Joe Reeve
I Need – Bro
Midnight Train – Dust Bunniez
Home – Mike Tripp
Ebay Dispute – Local Trouts


Thank you to everyone who took part in the contest this year. We know for a fact that every song, whether it made the final or not, was heard and LOVED by someone.
Your songs made this summer a little brighter.

We would also like to thank everyone who took the time to vote in the public poll and, of course, give a huge thank you to our excellent judges who gave their care and attention to every song, helping us ensure fair results.