WE'RE BACK! We're
starting off the new year with an exciting new interview with Jon
Auer of The Posies and Big Star. Enjoy!
Radiophonic Supersonic, the new
album by Songwriter Stories host Dave Caruso, is now
available at all the usual places, including
Apple Music and
Spotify. The 10-song album was expertly mixed by Brad
Jones, a fan-favorite guest of Songwriter Stories, way back in
past few months, I've taken a break from interviewing other
songwriters to concentrate on my own new album. Recording's
nearly finished. Mixing and mastering should be complete in
time for a late 2020 release. Watch this space.
Meanwhile, we've got some cool new interviews lined up and I can't
wait to get back to this show so I can share them with you. Thanks for your patience
Dave Caruso / Creator & Host of Songwriter Stories
news: Our new
Songwriter Stories Merch Shop is now open!
up the shop with tons of new tees, sport shirts, dresses, hoodies,
bags and more, in popular styles and colors.
no better way to show support for your favorite music
excited to announce that we just added a new variety of episodes
called Songwriter Stories Singles in which, with the help of
the songwriter or through analysis and audio clips, we examine a
single song to find out what makes it tick. These Singles
episodes will tend to be a bit shorter (which means they'll be
easier to digest) and they'll allow us to put more focus on a single
We've retroactively labeled our two Elton John song episodes
as Songwriter Stories Singles. Our first *new*
Singles show is episode 18: Walter Egan's Magnet and Steel.
Walter was on hand to graciously walk us through his career up to
the release of that record, to share stories about making it, and to
help us break it down and discuss its enduring appeal.
time, we've been upgrading this site with a new feature that we're
pretty excited about. We're diligently transcribing our
interviews into text and adding them to The Writers Rooms of our
transcripts go beyond making our interviews more accessible.
They're annotated with numerous Wikipedia links, so
readers can click on select words and phrases to discover more about
the people, places and things we've discussed.
of interviews have already transcribed and more are on the way.
Our thanks to friend of the show, Craig Tait for his kind
celebration of our first two years as a podcast, we've created a new
Songwriter Stories Music Sampler at
Spotify, featuring some of the best songs from the guests
we've interviewed so far.
continue to grow this playlist so you can enjoy tunes from all of
the new songwriters we host in the future.
started things off by choosing three songs from each artist.
We hope you enjoy and share the music!
Stories is pleased and proud to be included in PlayerFM's September
2019 list of the "Best
Songwriting Podcasts." With only eleven
episodes under our belt, we feel we're just getting started!
Also, we've been spotted
in Feedspot's "Top
20 Songwriting Audio Podcasts and Radio You Must Subscribe and
Listen to in 2019."
The list was shared by Traveling Rockstars and we're honored
to make the cut.