71 episodes

Joe Pug hosts a monthly conversation with one of today's best songwriters.

The Working Songwriter Joe Pug

    • Music Interviews
    • 4.9, 58 Ratings

Joe Pug hosts a monthly conversation with one of today's best songwriters.

    Lucinda Williams

    Lucinda Williams

    One of America's greatest songwriters graces the airwaves of our show to talk about her prolific catalog and her legendary career.

    • 1 hr
    Save our Stages Act - Emergency Episode

    Save our Stages Act - Emergency Episode

    Dayna Frank, the head of the National Independent Venue Association and CEO of First Avenue in Minneapolis, discusses the impact that Coronavirus has had on the live music industry and about a bill co-sponsored by senators Amy Klobuchar (D- MN) and John Cornyn (R-TX) that would provide independently owned venues with a financial lifeline from the federal government.

    • 22 min
    Samantha Crain

    Samantha Crain

    This native troubadour of Oklahoma discusses her DIY beginnings, tour burnout, and drawing inspiration from working in different mediums.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Will Hoge

    Will Hoge

    The troubadour from Tennessee discusses his career, from his early years with Atlantic Records to his later career renaissance as an in demand songwriter in Nashville.

    • 1 hr 3 min
    David Ramirez

    David Ramirez

    This Austin Texas based troubadour stops by to reminisce about a tour that we did together in a blizzard, booking his in tours in the early days, and rediscovering a freer mindset for writing.

    • 53 min
    Ray Wylie Hubbard

    Ray Wylie Hubbard

    The Texas music icon talks his early days in the outlaw Austin folk scene and his latest star-studded release on Big Machine Records.

    • 1 hr

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
58 Ratings

58 Ratings

ManBurning ,

Number One

Full of little gems, this is my favourite podcast. Joe is the perfect host, genuinely interested in finding out more about his guests and how they got to where they are and how they work 🌠🌠🌠🌠🌠

Peter Goddard ,

Brilliant!

Insightful, inspirational and superbly presented by the brilliant Joe Pug. This a must listen for any songwriter both new and experienced. Top of my ‘must listen’ podcasts.

Sarahnarahton ,

pure gold!

its magic to hear the stories of fellow singwriters who are having lots of success .. inspires me to keep going!!

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