Guest Blog: John Lennon Songwriting Contest Winner Jonas Friddle

Old Town School of Folk instructor Jonas Friddle won Song of the Year in the 2012 John Lennon Songwriting Contest with “Belle De Louisville.” Below, he share the song’s origins. I wrote “Belle De Louisville” shortly after moving to Chicago. … Continued

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