Songwriters on Songwriting

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Da Capo Press, 2003 - Music - 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  - Jay - Goodreads

Great collection of interviews. Very insightful. Read full review

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User Review  - Janice Marie Foote - Goodreads

This review is for others who are songwriters at any level using any instrument, I myself am an acoustic guitar singer-songwriter. I give it 5 stars for the variety of songwriters he interviewed, the ... Read full review


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About the author (2003)

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.

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