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John Prine - thank you for so many great songs!

We have lost one of our truly magnificent songwriters. Here is the link to American Songwriter's interview with John Prine (by Paul Zollo):

https://americansongwriter.com/john-prine-the-american-songwriter-interview/?utm_source=ActiveCampaign&utm_medium=email&utm_content=American+Songwriter+Daily+Digest&utm_campaign=American+Songwriter+Daily+Digest+4+23+20

You can feel his honesty, and humility. John can make you laugh and smile just by…

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Songwriters

Highly recommended ... SONGWRITERS ON SONG WRITING, by Paul Zollo
 
RANDY NEWMAN's use of the "untrustworthy narrator", in the first person
JIMMY WEBB searching for unusual chord combinations - "I'm doing substitutions ... taking the third out ... adding a…

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MAY Update :)

From last March ... 

 ... Hearing Jon Cleary at the 2015 Po-Boy Festival in New Orleans inspired a bluesy piano AABA song - "It Ain't True"

It took a while to come together; lots of edits and rewrites; Ken…

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SONGWRITING AWARDS

3x FINALIST - *** Great American SWC ***



17th Annual Great American Song Contest


GASC HONOR FINALISTS / 2015
Instrumental
- 'Bellamy 5'
https://www.greatamericansong.com/honorary-2015.php#INSTRUMENTAL



14th Annual Great American Song Contest


GASC FINALISTS / 2012
Folk/Americana
- 'Callin Thru The Night'
http://www.greatamericansong.com/honorary-2012.php#FOLK



14th Annual Great American Song Contest


GASC FINALISTS / 2012
Instrumental
- Heaven's Lost and Found
http://www.greatamericansong.com/honorary-2012.php#INSTRUMENTAL

 

8x TOP 30  *** Australian Songwriters Association SWC ***

1 - TOYS
(International Nov 2018)
2 - IT AIN'T TRUE 
(International Nov 2017)
3 - FEEL 
(International Nov 2017)
4 - BE THE REASON
(International Nov 2016)
5 - YOUR SMILE
(International Nov 2015)
6 - LOVE SINGS TO ME
(International Nov 2014)
7 - WHEN I WIN THE BIG ONE
(International Oct 2012)
8 - UNFORGIVEN
(International Nov 2011)