Play MPE® partners with Groundwater Country Music Festival & KIX Country again for KIX Start 2023. The Australian talent search will award one emerging country music artist with a comprehensive prize package which includes International music promotion distribution from Play MPE®. A brand new country single will be written by the winning artist along with renowned songwriter Phil Barton and produced by Rod McCormack at “The Music Cellar”. Varasso PR, Casey Barnes, Wheelhouse Agency, Market the Music, and Gina Jeffreys National Songwriters are also providing prizes this year.