Fans ask Lorde to cancel Israel gig

December 23, 2017 in News

The singer is considering cancelling her show in Israel after fans write an appeal for her to boycott the country…

SONGS executives by Taylor Jewell

SONGS Music Publishing chooses Kobalt

December 9, 2017 in News

Kobalt to acquire SONGS’ catalogue which includes some of the world’s biggest hits by many of music’s most successful songwriters…


Lorde’s “incorrect songwriting”

April 12, 2017 in News

Swedish songwriter extraordinaire Max Martin claims that New Zealand mega-star Lorde’s single ‘Green Light’ is an example of “incorrect songwriting”…

Ed Sheeran

UK & US Songwriting Charts (11-25 March 2017)

March 15, 2017 in News

Assisted by Royalty Exchange, we recognise the most successful songwriters behind the biggest hits on both sides of the Atlantic…

Lorde LP Cover

Lorde returns with new song and album plans

March 2, 2017 in News

The Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter is back with ‘Green Light’ and reveals her second LP titled ‘Melodrama’ is due this summer…

Vance Joy – ISC 2014 winner

ISC announces 2016 judging panel

August 20, 2016 in Competitions, News

This year’s International Songwriting Competition judges include recording artists Chris Cornell, Tom Waits, American Authors, Lorde, Ziggy Marley and Donovan…

Carly Van Skaik

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Carly Van Skaik EP’ by Carly Van Skaik

March 23, 2016 in Music, News

Today’s exclusive is a real treat for your ears, courtesy of the baroque pop of Hollywood-based songwriter Carly Van Skaik…

Brits 2016

BRIT Awards 2016 takes place

February 25, 2016 in Competitions, Events, News

David Bowie honoured, with Coldplay, Björk and James Bay among the winners, but Adele dominates by taking home four awards…


Lorde joins the ISC 2015 song contest judging panel

July 24, 2015 in Competitions, News

The Kiwi singer-songwriter will judge this year’s International Songwriting Competition, joining the likes of Tom Waits, Bill Withers and Bastille…

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…