Ben Earle of The Shires’ Songwriting Survival Kit
Song Deconstructed: ‘Lord Richard’ by The Corner Laughers
Song Deconstructed: ‘Shape’ by Hannah Scott
Songs In The Key Of… Philadelphia
Song-by-Song: ‘ANIMA’ by Suzy & The Lifeguard
When ‘Airy Met Fairy on the art of emotions
Song-by-Song: ‘Angel Miners & The Lightning Riders’ by Awolnation
Songs In The Key Of… Colorado
Solomon Grey’s 5 top tips for writing music pre-picture
5 Minutes With… Judy Collins
Emily Keener’s 5 top tips on connecting with your creativity
Diary Of A Songwriter: Katrin Hahner
Songs In The Key Of… New Orleans
How I wrote ‘Dance The Night Away’ by The Mavericks’ Raul Malo
5 top tips on entering songwriting competitions
Interview: Garbage’s Shirley Manson
How I wrote ‘Everybody’s Gone To War’ by Nerina Pallot
How I wrote ‘The Life Of Riley’ by The Lightning Seeds’ Ian Broudie
Introducing… Dan Aura
Interview: Russ Ballard
Diary Of A Songwriter: Serafina Steer
Interview: Jennah Barry
Song Deconstructed: ‘Here We Are’ by O&O
How to overcome writer’s block: 10 top songwriting tips
Katherine Blamire of Smoke Fairies’ Songwriting Survival Kit
How I wrote ‘High’ by Lighthouse Family’s Paul Tucker
Interview: John Paul White
The importance of developing a standout brand in the music business
Wise words on tackling writer’s block from songwriters Kelly Jones, Ali Tamposi, Sananda Maitreya, Joe Jackson, Helen Reddington and more...
One-half of the West Sussex bluesy alt-rock duo shares her songwriting essentials, including Stanley the cat and his weird meow...
We hear the story behind a classic pop song of the 90s, one that was a “killer” for its writer...
These NYC rockers haven’t had it easy over the last few years, but they’ve incorporated that struggle into their music...