songwriting

Interview: Mike Stock

'If someone says to me, "I've got a 12-foot circus freak who wants a song for a bearded lady", I'm off and running': veteran Mike Stock on the art of songwriting.

Interview: Jon Boden

Jon Boden on the making of his new concept album Afterglow, the passing of his band Bellowhead and why folk could be in danger of becoming gentrified…

How to write a hit song

From using the ABBA formula to recording demos, songwriting expert Paul Whalley shares his top tips on how to craft that perfect tune...

I Wrote That: Bros – When Will I be Famous

Nicky Graham is the award-winning songwriter, musician and producer behind multi-platinum-selling eighties pop trio Bros. Here, he tells us the story behind their track When Will I Be Famous...

Interview: Becky Hill

Cutting edge pop proposition Becky Hill on her trip from TV talent show to major label top table...