Ethan Johns

Interview: Ethan Johns

March 5, 2019 in Interviews, Songwriting Magazine Winter 2018

Black Eyed Dog: The acclaimed producer shares priceless insights on “capturing human performances” and his own fluid approach to songwriting…

Tony Visconti. Photo: Howard Pitkow

Interview: Tony Visconti (Part One)

September 7, 2017 in Features, Interviews

In this first half of a bumper feature, the legendary American producer reveals some fascinating insights into Bowie and Bolan…

Mary Carewe

ICMP to host vocal recording technique sessions

March 30, 2017 in Events, News

The Institute of Contemporary Music Performance will welcome the experienced singer Mary Carewe to run a series of interactive classes…

Dave Mason by Chris Jensen

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

January 17, 2017 in Features, How I Wrote, Interviews

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

Andy Fraser

Andy Fraser dies

March 17, 2015 in News

Andy Fraser, bassist and songwriter of the much loved classic rock band Free, died yesterday at the age of 62…

Joe Cocker

Joe Cocker dies, aged 70

December 22, 2014 in News

The gravel-voiced rock and blues singer from Sheffield has passed away at home in Colorado, after a battle with cancer…