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…

Suzanne Vega

How I wrote ‘Luka’ by Suzanne Vega

September 21, 2017 in Features, How I Wrote, Interviews

The legendary folk-pop singer-songwriter tells the remarkable story behind her song that tackled the subject of child abuse head on…


Interview: Warhaus

March 29, 2017 in Features, Interviews

We speak with Maarten Devoldere about his solo recording project Warhaus and his time spent fronting Belgian rock band Balthazar…

The Blue Aeroplanes ‘Welcome, Stranger!’ album cover

‘Welcome, Stranger!’ by The Blue Aeroplanes (Album)

January 22, 2017 in Music

The poet-rock legends return with a familiar sound that will warm the soul like hot soup on a winter’s night…

Leonard Cohen

RIP Leonard Cohen

November 11, 2016 in News

Music world is in mourning after one of the greatest songwriters of his generation dies at the age of 82…

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.…

Lou Reed

Lou Reed would have been ‘delighted’ at Hall of Fame entry

April 19, 2015 in News

Lou Reed’s sister states the legendary songwriter would have been ‘amused but secretly delighted’ by becoming a Hall of Famer…