“Griffin Ziegert, 1st place winner of Arts Missoula’s annual First Night Spotlight competition joins Tommy live in the Trail 1033 studio for a conversation about the experience and an encore performance of his rendition of Shakey Graves alt hit, ‘Dearly Departed’. Later, Griffin talk about his new band and debuts an original song, ‘Where It’s Cold’. ” – Courtsey of Trail 1033
To Listen Follow this Link: GRIFFIN’S RADIO CLIP
8:30 pm // UM Dennison Theater
Missoula Broadcasting Co., ASUM, and the Flagship Program have teamed up with the Arts Missoula to bring you the 14th annual First Night Spotlight contest. Now a staple of the First Night Missoula experience, First Night Spotlight is a singing competition open to local area high school students. Preliminary rounds take place in early December. Contestants are evaluated by our esteemed panel of judges on voice quality, song choice, stage presence, audience engagement, dramatization/choreography, and costume choice. The final round takes place at 8:30 pm on New Year’s Eve at the height of First Night Missoula in the Dennison Theatre on the University of Montana campus.