Siv Jakobsen 'The Nordic Mellow' album artwork

‘The Nordic Mellow’ by Siv Jakobsen (Album)

October 7, 2017 in Music Reviews

It’s clear this Norwegian singer knows the pain and anguish of loss; it lives in her music and poetic lyrics… Tags: , , , , ,

Maz O’Connor

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Emma’ by Maz O’Connor

March 10, 2016 in Drafts, News

We’re just too good to you, with our second exclusive of the week coming courtesy of an erudite folk songwriter… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Brits 2016

BRITS nominations announced

January 14, 2016 in News

The shortlists have been announced today for the 2016 BRIT Awards, which take place at the 02 Arena in London… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Christie Belanger

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Sideways’ by Christie Belanger

August 13, 2015 in News

It’s Thursday which can mean only one thing, an exclusive track brought to you by your very own Songwriting Magazine… Tags: , , , , , , ,

The Submarine

Make one guitar sound like two

June 24, 2015 in Gear, News

Singer-songwriter, Pete Roe announces worldwide release of a new guitar pickup, The Submarine, that applies doubling effects to two strings… Tags: , , , , ,

17th Century Japanese Aviary by Inti Rowland

17th Century Japanese Aviary by Inti Rowland (Album)

March 6, 2015 in Music Reviews

London indie-folk artist Inti Rowland releases his debut LP ‘17th Century Japanese Aviary’, a record of delicate and precise songwriting… Tags: , , , , , ,

Laura Marling

Laura Marling announces ‘Short Movie’ tour dates

February 18, 2015 in News

The LA-based British folk singer will return to these shores for a string of 12 shows in April and May… Tags: , ,

Best Of 2013

Best Of 2013

December 31, 2013 in Features

Putting talk of ‘selfies’ and ‘twerking’ aside, we celebrate the greatest of 2013’s songwriting masters, musical masterpieces and significant moments… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Isle Of Noises

Book review: ‘Isle Of Noises’ by Daniel Rachel

October 7, 2013 in Gear

This book sets out to do for British artists what ‘Songwriters On Songwriting’ did for their US counterparts – and… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,