Stone Foundation

Interview: Stone Foundation’s Neil Jones

March 26, 2017 in Features, Interviews

We chat to the Midlands singer and songwriter about working with Paul Weller on the mod-influenced band’s soulful new album… Tags: , , , , , , ,

The Mavericks. Photo: David McClister

Interview: The Mavericks’ Raul Malo

March 10, 2017 in Features, Interviews

With a new album on the horizon, it’s the perfect time to check in with The Mavericks’ songwriter and frontman… Tags: , , , , , , , ,

The Tuts

Introducing… The Tuts

March 5, 2017 in Features, Interviews

Archaic and free-spoken: the punk-pop trio storming the DIY scene. But this is just the beginning of their beckoning career… Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Rebecca Ferguson

Interview: Rebecca Ferguson

February 28, 2017 in Features, Interviews

The X Factor runner-up who went on to co-write her record-breaking debut and another three albums, tells her songwriting story… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Ailbhe Reddy

Introducing… Ailbhe Reddy

February 11, 2017 in Features, Interviews

Getting to know a songwriter from Dublin whose captivating blend of indie-folk music is filled with honesty and universal appeal… Tags: , , ,

The Blue Aeroplanes

Interview: The Blue Aeroplanes’ Gerard Langley

February 5, 2017 in Features, Interviews

BIMM’s head of songwriting and speak-singing leader of Bristol’s enduring art rock band talks about the 80s, poetry and stagecraft… Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Tom Odell

Sodajerker presents… Tom Odell

January 29, 2017 in Features, Interviews

Our perennial songwriting podcasters meet their youngest guest yet, in the form of an Ivor Novello-winning, piano-fuelled songwriter from Chichester… Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Sarah Darling

Interview: Sarah Darling

January 22, 2017 in Features, Interviews

On the eve of her latest album release, we catch up with a country singer-songwriter who is chasing her dreams… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Dave Mason by Chris Jensen

How I wrote ‘Feelin’ Alright?’ by Traffic’s Dave Mason

January 17, 2017 in Features, Interviews

The guitarist, sitar-player and songwriter behind this frequently covered two-chord classic, talks about the song’s willful simplicity and enduring popularity… Tags: , , , , , , ,

Robyn Hitchcock

Sodajerker presents… Robyn Hitchcock

January 9, 2017 in Features, Interviews

In the latest episode of the podcast, their guest unpicks an array of Hitchcockian classics in his own inimitable style… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Emiliana Torrini

Interview: Emiliana Torrini

December 27, 2016 in Features, Interviews

The Icelandic musician talks about her new album with The Colorist Orchestra and the exciting journey that led her there… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Saint Sister

Introducing… Saint Sister

December 24, 2016 in Features, Interviews

We get to know an Irish duo that have the talent and tunes needed to a make a big impression… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

ACM Christmas song

What is your favourite Christmas song?

December 22, 2016 in Features, Interviews

ACM was visited by several wise songwriters and asked for their pick of festive track and their New Year’s resolution… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Dropkick Murphys' Al Barr

Interview: Dropkick Murphys’ Al Barr

December 17, 2016 in Features, Interviews

We caught up with the vocalist of Celtic punks Dropkick Murphys as they prepare to release arguably their strongest record… Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Tony Mortimer

How I wrote ‘Stay Another Day’ by East 17’s Tony Mortimer

December 15, 2016 in Features, Interviews

The songwriter and former East 17 member recalls the deeply personal tragedy behind his band’s unlikely and enduring Christmas smash… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Teddy Thompson & Kelly Jones

Sodajerker presents… Teddy Thompson & Kelly Jones

December 10, 2016 in Features, Interviews

Our favourite podcasting duo spoke with a superb songwriting pair who came together after years working separately as solo artists… Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Marcus Corbett

Interview: Marcus Corbett

December 4, 2016 in Drafts, Features, Interviews

We catch up with a songwriter whose distinct style merges western acoustics with Indian Classical music to create something unique… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Berlin

Songs In The Key Of… Berlin

November 27, 2016 in Features, Interviews

Soulful songwriting Berliner Cleo T takes us on a musical journey in selecting 10 tracks inspired by the German capital… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Todd Alsup

Interview: Todd Alsup

November 21, 2016 in Features, Interviews

The New York-based pop/soul sensation steps away from the piano to talk about his life, work and third studio album… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

UB40's Ali Campbell

Interview: UB40’s Ali Campbell

November 18, 2016 in Features, Interviews

The UB40 frontman on the band’s new acoustic album and how they’ve invented a new subgenre they’re calling ‘cuddly reggae’… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,