Four strategies for improving your lyrics

Four strategies for improving your lyrics

July 10, 2019 in Songwriting Magazine Spring 2019, Tips & Techniques

Nashville songwriting coach Mark Cawley gives us an extract from his book ‘Song Journey’, offering some helpful advice for lyricists…

Songwriting Magazine Spring 2019

Songwriting Magazine Spring 2019 edition out now

April 30, 2019 in Features, Songwriting Magazine Spring 2019

Our latest issue features Kiefer Sutherland, Ashley Monroe, Chris Difford, Howard Jones, Tim Burgess, Nile Rodgers, Fiona Bevan and more…

How To Become An Artist Songwriter

How to become an artist songwriter

March 28, 2019 in Songwriting Magazine Winter 2018, Tips & Techniques

Nashville musician and songwriting coach Mark Cawley talks from first-hand experience about being both a solo artist and a writer-for-hire…

Songwriting Magazine Winter 2018

Songwriting Magazine Winter 2018 out now

December 31, 2018 in Features, Songwriting Magazine Winter 2018

Our latest edition features David Crosby, Rosanne Cash, Kristian Bush, Ethan Johns, Ward Thomas, Janis Ian, David Gray and more…

When The Muse Goes Missing

What to do when the muse goes missing

December 2, 2018 in Songwriting Magazine Winter 2017, Tips & Techniques

Nashville songwriter and mentor Mark Cawley shares some tactics for reviving those elusive creative juices when you’ve lost the flow…

UK Songwriting Contest

The 2016 UK Songwriting Contest is open

April 17, 2016 in Competitions, News

The annual competition is now open for entries, with new prizes including music gear, guaranteed gifts and coaching from songwriters…

Interview: Kye Fleming

July 4, 2015 in Features, Interviews

The award-winning Nashville songwriter for legends like Tina Turner, Bette Midler and Willie Nelson talks about her life in music…