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Songwriters On Songwriting : Revised And Expanded - Paul Zollo

Songwriters On Songwriting

Revised And Expanded

Paperback Published: 18th June 2003
ISBN: 9780306812651
Number Of Pages: 752

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An expanded edition of a classic collection of interviews with the greatest songwriters of our time.. 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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Brain Pickings, 5/26/14 "[An] excellent and extensive treasure trove...[The] insights on songwriting extend to the broader realm of creative work in a multitude of disciplines...A magnificent read in its hefty totality." Brain Pickings, 7/20/14 "[An] impressive interview compendium."

Pete Seegerp. 1
Livingston & Evansp. 13
Willie Dixonp. 19
Sammy Cahnp. 27
Mose Allisonp. 37
Dave Brubeckp. 49
Tom Lehrerp. 59
Bob Dylanp. 69
Paul Simonp. 87
Brian Wilsonp. 123
Gerry Goffinp. 133
Carole Kingp. 141
Lamont Dozierp. 149
Jimmy Webbp. 155
Joan Baezp. 171
P. F. Sloanp. 177
Donovanp. 189
Burt Bacharach/Hal Davidp. 197
Laura Nyrop. 215
Felix Cavalierep. 233
Harry Nilssonp. 237
Yoko Onop. 247
Randy Newmanp. 265
Van Dyke Parksp. 293
Janis Ianp. 307
Frank Zappap. 317
Leonard Cohenp. 329
Neil Youngp. 351
Graham Nashp. 361
David Crosbyp. 371
Robbie Robertsonp. 385
Carlos Santanap. 397
Jackson Brownep. 405
Todd Rundgrenp. 419
Walter Beckerp. 429
Loudon Wainwright IIIp. 437
Townes Van Zandtp. 443
Dan Fogelbergp. 453
Lindsey Buckinghamp. 465
Rickie Lee Jonesp. 477
David Byrnep. 493
Tom Pettyp. 509
Richard Thompsonp. 523
Bruce Cockburnp. 535
Los Lobosp. 549
Suzanne Vegap. 565
Jules Shearp. 581
Bruce Hornsbyp. 593
k.d. langp. 605
Madonnap. 615
Stan Ridgwayp. 623
R.E.M.p. 629
John Hiattp. 643
Alanis Morissettep. 651
Steely Dan-Donald Fagen & Walter Beckerp. 663
Mark Knopflerp. 677
Lou Reedp. 683
Merle Haggardp. 697
Roger McGuinnp. 703
John Fogertyp. 707
Lenny Kravitzp. 713
Meshell NdegeOcellop. 723
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ISBN: 9780306812651
ISBN-10: 0306812657
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 752
Published: 18th June 2003
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.8 x 15.0  x 5.1
Weight (kg): 0.74
Edition Number: 1