Craig Finn

Interview: Craig Finn

September 12, 2015 in Features, Interviews

The Hold Steady frontman discusses his new, more elegant, solo album and the need to be age-appropriate in his writing.…

K-Syran

Introducing… K-Syran

September 10, 2015 in Features, Interviews

Get to know the Norwegian singer, actress and playwright whose dance-pop fusion is influenced by everything from classical to country…

Glen Ballard

Sodajerker presents… Glen Ballard

September 10, 2015 in Features, Interviews

The podcasters chat with six-time Grammy-winning songwriter/producer whose collaboration with Alanis Morrisette is one highlight from a glittering four-decade career…

Nerina Pallot

Interview: Nerina Pallot

September 9, 2015 in Features, Interviews

As a songwriter, musician and label owner, this female artist has forged a career full of surprising twists and turns…

Interview: Ron Sexsmith

September 1, 2015 in Features, Interviews

The Canadian ‘songwriter’s songwriter’ started learning hundreds of covers, has a ‘no co-writing’ rule and hasn’t got a mobile phone…

Sunny Ozell

Introducing… Sunny Ozell

August 25, 2015 in Features, Interviews

The classically trained singer found her voice performing in clubs around New York and also found her husband, Patrick Stewart…

Mike Scott

Sodajerker presents… Mike Scott

August 20, 2015 in Features, Interviews

The podcasting duo Sodajerker have struck gold once again with the ever evolving and consistently challenging Scottish songwriter Mike Scott…

Frank Turner

Interview: Frank Turner

August 14, 2015 in Features, Interviews

The post-hardcore singer turned folk troubadour explains his approach to songwriting and evolution from cult status to an arena filler…

Interview: Paul Smith

August 10, 2015 in Features, Interviews

Ahead of the release of his latest album, Maximo Park’s singer talks about his new songs and career to date…

Introducing… The Deslondes

August 5, 2015 in Features, Interviews

The Deslondes are a five-piece who blend styles from folk to blues to create a sound all of their own…

Sodajerker presents… Meshell Ndegeocello

July 28, 2015 in Features, Interviews

Team Sodajerker meet an inspirational songwriter with 11 albums, 10 Grammy nominations and a 20+ year career under her belt…

Owl City / Adam Young

Interview: Owl City

July 23, 2015 in Features, Interviews

Minnesotan singer, songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist, Adam Young explains his approach when creating Owl City’s nature-inspired brand of melodic electronica…

Lisa Redford

Lisa Redford: Crowdfunding

July 16, 2015 in Features, Interviews

After a few months’ break, our regular columnist Lisa is back, and sharing some thoughts on crowdfunding your next release…

Mike Batt

Interview: Mike Batt

July 15, 2015 in Features, Interviews

The man behind The Wombles’ chart success, the writing of Art Garfunkel’s ‘Bright Eyes’ and the discovery of Katie Melua…

Beto Cuevas

Interview: Beto Cuevas

July 9, 2015 in Features, Interviews

The frontman of La Ley, and successful solo artist, discusses his career in music and writing songs in his car…

Songwriting goes to Nashville

July 7, 2015 in Features, Interviews

On a recent trip to the US, Songwriting got to spend some time in the home of c0untry music, Nashville…

Interview: Kye Fleming

July 4, 2015 in Features, Interviews

The award-winning Nashville songwriter for legends like Tina Turner, Bette Midler and Willie Nelson talks about her life in music…

Lifehouse

Interview: Lifehouse’s Jason Wade

June 30, 2015 in Features, Interviews

The LA rock band’s frontman and songwriter reflects on their meteoric rise, musical evolution and keeping the creative spark alive…

Sodajerker presents… Gilbert O’Sullivan

June 25, 2015 in Features, Interviews

Our friends at Sodajerker return! This time around, they speak to a songwriter who’s topped the singles charts six times…

Introducing… Zoe Bestel

June 24, 2015 in Features, Interviews

Just 17, this Scottish singer-songwriter has already proved a huge success at the Cambridge Folk Festival and the Edinburgh Fringe…

Ben Montague

Interview: Ben Montague

June 21, 2015 in Features, Interviews

The London-based singer-songwriter talks about writing with pop’s top collaborators, starting The North American Guitar company and bumping into ex-girlfriends…

Sodajerker presents… Stuart Murdoch

June 9, 2015 in Features, Interviews

Sodajerker serve you up a real treat, as they speak to one of the most acclaimed songwriters of recent years…