Songwriter Stories

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Songwriter Stories is an interview and music discovery podcast, featuring exciting conversations with pop songwriters about the craft of songwriting.

Let It Be

More than fifty years on, Let It Be remains a modern pop standard.
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Matthew Sweet

For guitar pop aficionados, Matthew Sweets keen sense of melody has elevated him to the heights of Power Pop royalty
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Ken Stringfellow

Ken Stringfellow shares the ongoing saga of The Posies, the backstories for his 4 solo albums, the legacy of the reformed band, Big Star, and more.
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Jon Auer

Songwriter Jon Auer describes a popular subsection of The Posies music as harmonious dissonance.
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Eric Bazilian

Eric Bazilian, a founding member of The Hooters, composed one of the most recognizable hits of the 1990s - One of Us.
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Shadows of the Night

How “Shadows of the Night” became a multi-platinum success in both Germany and the U.S., and the biggest-selling song of D.L. Byron's career.
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Magnet And Steel

At the heart of Walter Egan’s lifelong songwriting career is an endearing and enduring song that has played a substantial role in cementing his stardo...
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Vicki Peterson

Defying expectations comes naturally to songwriter and guitarist Vicki Peterson of The Bangles.
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