Oden Young / Press

“We just wanted to congratulate you again for making it to the Semi-Finals of the 2013 International Songwriting Competition (ISC). We had almost 19,000 entries from over 100 countries, and Semi-Finalists make up the top 8% of all entries - so, well done!!”

Jim Morgan - International Songwriting Competition

"Congratulations! You have been nominated for the 2013 Hollywood Music In Media Awards! As a nominee, your music is in the running to win at this year's HMMA event on November 21, 2013 at the Fonda Theater in Hollywood."

Hollywood Music In Media Awards

“We are pleased to inform you that you've been selected as a semi-finalist in the 2011 International Songwriting Competition (ISC). With over 16,000 entries in ISC 2011, this is an incredible accomplishment, and we would like to sincerely congratulate you on this achievement!”

International Songwriting Competition

“Local musical group Oden Young recently had their instrumental track "India Beat-Raga Remix" from their first EP album, "Electro World", nominated in the world music category for the 2011 Hollywood Music in Media Awards Nov. 17 at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood.”

"It has been extremely fulfilling and a totally positive experience being able to do music with my sons," Peter said. "We are having a lot of fun doing this — and even if we weren't having any commercial success, this is something we would still be doing because we love it so much." Oden Young released its first full-length album, "Float Away," on Sept. 26 (2011).

Susan Benitez - Appeal-Democrat