Scott Lavene

Diary Of A Songwriter: Scott Lavene

May 31, 2019 in Features, Interviews

Our latest diarist overcomes his existential angst in order to have a hugely productive week, complete with mass muesli consumption…

Rosanne Cash

Interview: Rosanne Cash

February 24, 2019 in Interviews, Songwriting Magazine Winter 2018

The preeminent lyricist and musician is back with a collection of songs enriched by her life experience and unique voice…

Frank Falvo

EXCLUSIVE! ‘This Is A Lie’ by Frank Falvo

May 22, 2018 in Music

This week’s exclusive song is brought to you by an Australia-based singer-songwriter who specialises in a catchy style of folk-pop…

Fender Jazzmaster 60th anniversary

Fender celebrates 60 years of the Jazzmaster

May 21, 2018 in Gear, News

The iconic guitar brand commemorates the anniversary with three new, limited edition models in 2018: the ’58, Triple and Classic…

John Carter Cash by David McClister

Interview: John Carter Cash

April 12, 2018 in Features, Interviews

Johnny Cash’s son talks to us about bringing his legendary father’s unpublished words to life on a star-studded new album…

Elvis Costello

Elvis Costello releases single written for film

November 11, 2017 in News

New song ‘You Shouldn’t Look At Me That Way’ was made for forthcoming movie ‘Film Stars Don’t Die In Liverpool’…

Hue And Cry

Interview: Hue And Cry

August 30, 2017 in Features, Interviews

We hear both sides of the story behind the emergence of the 80s blue-eyed soul pop brothers from North Lanarkshire…

Paul McCartney and Elvis Costello in 1988

Paul McCartney reveals demo with Elvis Costello

February 1, 2017 in News

Stripped back version is a rarity included on the forthcoming reissue of McCartney’s No 1 album, ‘Flowers In The Dirt’…

Mose Allison

Jazz/blues songwriter Mose Allison dies

November 16, 2016 in News

Legendary American musician, whose songs were covered by The Who, Yardbirds, Van Morrison and Elvis Costello, passes away aged 89…

Elvis Costello to tour UK in 2015

December 7, 2014 in News

The Brit songwriting legend’s ‘Detour Tour’ will take in 21 dates across the UK in May and June next year…

Nick Lowe

Sodajerker presents… Nick Lowe

January 2, 2014 in Features, Interviews

Our friends at Sodajerker meet a songwriter who’s been a stalwart of the UK music scene since the early 70s…

Paul Carrack

Interview: Paul Carrack

December 18, 2013 in Features, Interviews

The Ace, Squeeze, Mike And The Mechanics, and solo, singer-songwriter with the ‘golden voice’ demystifies his approach to writing songs…

Quality Street - Nick Lowe

Quality Street by Nick Lowe (Album)

October 24, 2013 in Music

Mission: record a selection of Christmas songs and make it fly. Impossible? Lowe ditches the sleigh bells and finds out…