Tag Archives: Singer-Songwriters

Interview with Songwriter Whitney Ballen (Falls)

Whitney Ballen

“I suppose I am really unaware of my writing process because I never really plan on writing anything, it just kind of happens.”

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Identity and Authorship: An Interview with Songwriter Charles Frail

Charles Frail

“I think wooing a language is in some ways easier when it is not the language you grew up with. You can decide to learn it only through reading poetry or listening to songs. You can leave out the ugly parts.”

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Music Interview: Songwriter Mike Dumovich (Acres)

Mike Dumovich

“I like going to a show where everyone is into the music…Everyone’s on the same page for whatever, how long, twenty minutes. That feeling’s pretty cool.”

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“What Type of Equipment Do YOU Use?”: An Interview with Singer Colleen Green

Colleen Green playing Guitar

“I made the 4 Loko 2 Kayla CD-R as sort of a tour supplement to the Milo tape and put it on the internet for free. I think that was the best thing I could have done.”

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Prickling All Over: An Interview with My Brightest Diamond

My Brightest Diamond

“Even if there is tension in a collaboration, that frustration allows you to further define your own musical ideas, why you disagree or what it is that is important to you…”

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“Our True Love Finds Us When it is Time”: An Interview with Mark Kozelek

Mark Kozelek

“Sometimes I write in the voice of someone who I believe is trying to get through to me, sometimes. But I never really understood that Nick Cave style of ‘I am a murderer on this album’ kind of thing. It’s just not me. I’d rather just cover someone else’s song.”

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