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Songwriter U: The Truth About Songwriting, Part 3.

Featuring Finneas, Billie Eilish, The Beatles & BuddhaOn how limitations create possibilities This is Part 3 of a three-part series.See Part One here. See Part Two here.

Tom Waits: Before The Reinvention

Eight classic songs from his first decade. Tom Waits, photo by Matt Mahurin Ever since The Beatles went from mop-tops to Sgt. Pepper and beyond, great songwriter-artists have...

Photographer Danny Clinch Discusses The Inspiration Behind Springsteen’s ‘Letter To You’ Cover Photo

When photographer Danny Clinch met up with Bruce Springsteen in mid-winter 2018 to take some photos in New York City’s Central Park, the get together had no specific purpose except to document the Rock and Roll Hall...

Legends of Songwriting: Irving Caesar, the Guy who wrote “Swanee” with Gershwin

He wrote the words for "Swanee" on a bus ride with George Gershwin in 1919. They were heading to Gershwin's apartment after dining together at the famous Times Square restaurant of the “Corned Beef & Cabbage...

Khalis Bell, Co-founder of Kool & the Gang, is Dead at 68

The songwriter/producer was at home in the Virgin Islands Ronald "Khalis" Bell passed away suddenly early this morning according to a statement from his label publicist, Sujata Murthy. He was at his home...

Mastodon Looks Back On 20 Years, Collects Favorite Oddities for Medium Rarities Compilation

Band rehearsal spots in Atlanta were hard to come by a few years back when the city was experiencing an uptick in gentrification from real-estate developers coming in to build hi-rises and hotels. And it left many...

Bruce Springsteen Announces New Album ‘Letter To You’ And Premieres New Video Of Title Track

Bruce Springsteen announced his next album Letter To You today and unveiled a brand new video of the title track. The 12-song album, recorded with the E Street Band over five days at Springsteen’s studio in New Jersey, is scheduled...

Seven Songs by Great Songwriters Sung by Seven Great Songwriters

No one appreciates great songwriting like other songwriters Just as an architect has intimate, lifelong knowledge of how buildings are designed, or how a master chef knows exactly the talent and skill necessary to...

Behind the Song: “Catch The Wind” by Donovan

https://youtu.be/wWCf5ozD7M8 Donovan, "Catch The Wind," 1965, the original single. “Catch The Wind” was the first song Donovan ever wrote. It was also his first record, released in the Spring of 1965 as...
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Bringin’ it Backwards: Interview with Gang of Four

​​Listen & Subscribe to BiB We had the pleasure of interviewing JJ Sterry of Gang...

Wild Rivers Releases New Song, “Pink Shades”

Wild Rivers return with brand new song “Pink Shades,” which underscores the band’s warm blend of indie folk pop with exquisite harmonies as they explore...
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