Songwriters on songwriting

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Da Capo Press, Jun 18, 2003 - Biography & Autobiography - 730 pages
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This expanded fourth edition of Songwriters on Songwriting includes ten new interviews--with Alanis Morissette, Lenny Kravitz, Lou Reed, and others. In these pages, sixty-two of the greatest songwriters of our time go straight to the source of the magic of songwriting by offering their thoughts, feelings, and opinions on their art. Representing almost every genre of popular music, from blues to pop to rock, here are the figures that have shaped American music as we know it.

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Review: Songwriters On Songwriting: Revised And Expanded

User Review  - Frank - Goodreads

Great variety; a page-turner. Too bad Joni Mitchell and Tom Waits aren't included. Quit reading after approximately 3/4 complete because I lost the book! Read full review

Review: Songwriters On Songwriting: Revised And Expanded

User Review  - Joe - Goodreads

An awesome series of interviews with the best songwriters of all time. If you have ever wondered where songs come from and how they are written, this is a great journey into the minds of the best. Read full review

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Paul Zollo, a singer-songwriter and the editor of SongTalk, has written for magazines such as Sing Out!, Acoustic Guitar, Musician, and more. He lives in Hollywood, California.