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The Story Behind The Song: Mondo Cozmo, “Come On”

Written by Mondo Cozmo (Josh Ostrander) & Dan Wilson Music Video starring Anna Farris “Come On” was inspired by the wildfires ripping through Malibu. What was the exact moment which inspired...

With ‘Daylight’ Grace Potter Returns (from a Messy ‘Midnight’)

Grace Potter is back, and you can blame it on Gwen Stefani.Potter was done, had her fun. She toured the world with the Nocturnals, rocking hard and doing, well, whatever she wanted. She also felt shipwrecked by...

Anders Mouridsen Talks Cam, Process, “Palace”

We recently had the chance to sit down with Anders Mouridsen, guitarist for Grammy-nominated country singer, Cam, and a favorite guitar instructor at Guitartricks.com. We discussed the process and story behind their amazing cover of Sam Smith’s...

Jeffrey Lewis Talks Comics, Concerts, Caring About His Craft

Jeffrey Lewis has been touring the world and crafting infectious indie rock songs for over 20 years. The New York City native first gained notoriety as a part of the anti-folk movement in the late 90s, and has amassed a...

Music Is Like A Lover: An Album Premiere And Q&A With Ben Lee

Australian musician Ben Lee has been in a passionate relationship with music since he was a child. Now, at the age of 41, Lee has been reflecting on the music that shaped him in his formative years...

The Story Behind the Song: Bonnie McKee, “American Girl”

After co-writing 8 #1 singles for pop sensations like Katy Perry and Taio Cruz, Bonnie McKee decided to write her own catchy pop single.  "American Girl" is a dance-pop party anthem about American girls who just want to have...

Michael Ray Interviews Clint Black for American Songwriter

In early November, legendary singer-songwriter Clint Black released This Old House as a way to pay homage to the Grand Ole Opry -- which he joined in 1991. American Songwriter had the unique opportunity to...
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Book Review: “Dylan & Me: 50 Years of Adventure” by Louie Kemp

There’s never been a book about Bob Dylan like this one. Because there’s never been a friend...

Kevin Faherty In Memory of Dave Olney

Nashville songwriter and friend to many Kevin Faherty, writer of "Singer-Songwriter Heaven" and other brilliant songs, was good friends with Dave Olney,...
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