Verse Chorus Verse Verse Chorus Verse is the songwriters podcast. A conversation about being a musician. en-gb ℗ & © 2017, Hat On Dog dog@hatondog.com (Hat On Dog) Hat On Dog Technology http://hatondog.com Hat On Dog Yes Hat On Dog dog@hatondog.com Verse Chorus Verse is the songwriters podcast. A conversation about being a musician. Join host Jack James and an array of musical guests - including Scott Hutchison (Frightened Rabbit), Alan Sparhawk (Low), Miaoux Miaoux, and Rachel Sermanni - as they attempt to decode the ethereal process of songwriting. Aiming to delve deeper than the base interview clichés of "where do your ideas come from?" and "what comes first, music or lyrics?" Hear exclusive live performances and never-before-heard works in progress. A conversation about ideas, process, and songs. Verse Chorus Verse is the songwriters podcast. A conversation about being a musician. http://hatondog.com/images/logo-vcv-itunes.png Verse Chorus Verse 9 Alan Sparhawk (Low) Alan Sparhawk from the minimalist indie-rock band Low talks about his personal songwriting process. Identifying ideas, putting the work in, and using techniques sparingly are all discussed. Listen to a fragment of a new song he’s piecing together, as well as a more fleshed out live performance of a brand new, never-before-heard track. Thu, 02 Feb 2017 12:35:21 +0000 Yes Alan Sparhawk from the minimalist indie-rock band Low talks about his personal songwriting process. Identifying ideas, putting the work in, and using techniques sparingly are all discussed. Listen to a fragment of a new song he’s piecing together, as w... Verse Chorus Verse Alan Sparhawk from the minimalist indie-rock band Low talks about his personal songwriting process. Identifying ideas, putting the work in, and using techniques sparingly are all discussed. Listen to a fragment of a new song he’s piecing together, as w... 00:52:52 8 Emma Pollock Singer-songwriter Emma Pollock wants to surprise and challenge herself as a songwriter, as she reveals how she shakes up the writing process. As founder of Chemikal Underground Records, Emma also offers a keen insight into the current state of the music industry and offers some advice for newcomers. Hear a work-in-progress song, and a live performance of a track from her latest album, “In Search Of Harperfield”. Mon, 01 Aug 2016 06:38:54 +0000 Yes Singer-songwriter Emma Pollock wants to surprise and challenge herself as a songwriter, as she reveals how she shakes up the writing process. As founder of Chemikal Underground Records, Emma also offers a keen insight into the current state of the musi... Verse Chorus Verse Singer-songwriter Emma Pollock wants to surprise and challenge herself as a songwriter, as she reveals how she shakes up the writing process. As founder of Chemikal Underground Records, Emma also offers a keen insight into the current state of the musi... 01:10:29 7 Rachel Sermanni Rachel Sermanni has been on a creative journey, but makes a stop-off in the Verse Chorus Verse bothy to share her songwriting secrets. Music vs Lyrics, Touring vs Camping, Buddhist Monastery vs Day Job. Hear two work-in-progress songs, and a live performance of an unreleased song “Put Me In The River”. Her latest album “Tied to the Moon” is out now on Middle of Nowhere Recordings. Mon, 04 Jul 2016 08:31:36 +0000 Yes Rachel Sermanni has been on a creative journey, but makes a stop-off in the Verse Chorus Verse bothy to share her songwriting secrets. Music vs Lyrics, Touring vs Camping, Buddhist Monastery vs Day Job. Hear two work-in-progress songs, and a live perfo... Verse Chorus Verse Rachel Sermanni has been on a creative journey, but makes a stop-off in the Verse Chorus Verse bothy to share her songwriting secrets. Music vs Lyrics, Touring vs Camping, Buddhist Monastery vs Day Job. Hear two work-in-progress songs, and a live perfo... 01:19:49 6 RM Hubbert Guitarist RM Hubbert reveals his songwriting process, and divulges his top secret recording strategy for acoustic guitar. Is there a magic frequency? Hear a snippet from an upcoming collaboration with Aidan Moffat, as well as a live performance of “The Dog” from “Telling The Trees”, out now on Chemikal Underground Records. Mon, 06 Jun 2016 08:03:57 +0000 Yes Guitarist RM Hubbert reveals his songwriting process, and divulges his top secret recording strategy for acoustic guitar. Is there a magic frequency? Hear a snippet from an upcoming collaboration with Aidan Moffat, as well as a live performance of “The... Verse Chorus Verse Guitarist RM Hubbert reveals his songwriting process, and divulges his top secret recording strategy for acoustic guitar. Is there a magic frequency? Hear a snippet from an upcoming collaboration with Aidan Moffat, as well as a live performance of “The... 01:04:03 5 Alex Neilson (Trembling Bells) Drummer-songwriter Alex Neilson talks songwriting and discusses how he, as captain, steers the ship that is psych-folk rockers Trembling Bells. Hear an in-progress 'space shanty', recorded at a practice session, as well as a live acapella performance of 'The Day That Maya Deren Died' from Wide Majestic Aire - out now on Tin Angel Records. Mon, 02 May 2016 06:30:01 +0000 Yes Drummer-songwriter Alex Neilson talks songwriting and discusses how he, as captain, steers the ship that is psych-folk rockers Trembling Bells. Hear an in-progress 'space shanty', recorded at a practice session, as well as a live acapella perfo... Verse Chorus Verse Drummer-songwriter Alex Neilson talks songwriting and discusses how he, as captain, steers the ship that is psych-folk rockers Trembling Bells. Hear an in-progress 'space shanty', recorded at a practice session, as well as a live acapella perfo... 00:52:46 4 Scott Hutchison (Frightened Rabbit) Frightened Rabbit songwriter Scott Hutchison discusses wells, nuggets, and emotional outlets. Hear an in-progress song and what's niggling him about it, as well as a rousing acoustic version of Get Out - a single from Painting of a Panic Attack, out Fri 8th April on Atlantic Records. Mon, 04 Apr 2016 07:36:49 +0000 Yes Frightened Rabbit songwriter Scott Hutchison discusses wells, nuggets, and emotional outlets. Hear an in-progress song and what's niggling him about it, as well as a rousing acoustic version of Get Out - a single from Painting of a Panic Attack, ou... Verse Chorus Verse Frightened Rabbit songwriter Scott Hutchison discusses wells, nuggets, and emotional outlets. Hear an in-progress song and what's niggling him about it, as well as a rousing acoustic version of Get Out - a single from Painting of a Panic Attack, ou... 01:07:24 3 Miaoux Miaoux Miaoux Miaoux (Julian Corrie) discusses his brand of off-kilter electronic music, and we delve into the rabbit's warren of production and audio engineering. Hear a couple of in-progress songs, as well as a piano version of School of Velocity - the titular track from the album School of Velocity, available from Chemikal Underground Records. Mon, 07 Mar 2016 08:57:38 +0000 Yes Miaoux Miaoux (Julian Corrie) discusses his brand of off-kilter electronic music, and we delve into the rabbit's warren of production and audio engineering. Hear a couple of in-progress songs, as well as a piano version of School of Velocity - the ... Verse Chorus Verse Miaoux Miaoux (Julian Corrie) discusses his brand of off-kilter electronic music, and we delve into the rabbit's warren of production and audio engineering. Hear a couple of in-progress songs, as well as a piano version of School of Velocity - the ... 01:02:34 2 Martin John Henry (De Rosa) De Rosa songwriter Martin John Henry reveals his unstructured approach - is A minor the key to success? Hear an in-progress song and a solo acoustic version of "Prelude to Entropic Doom" from De Rosa's new album "Weem" - out now on Rock Action Records. Mon, 01 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Yes De Rosa songwriter Martin John Henry reveals his unstructured approach - is A minor the key to success? Hear an in-progress song and a solo acoustic version of "Prelude to Entropic Doom" from De Rosa's new album "Weem" - out now... Verse Chorus Verse De Rosa songwriter Martin John Henry reveals his unstructured approach - is A minor the key to success? Hear an in-progress song and a solo acoustic version of "Prelude to Entropic Doom" from De Rosa's new album "Weem" - out now... 00:59:56 1 Richard Youngs Avant-folk musician Richard Youngs comes clean about his unconventional approach to songwriting and plays a song off his new album. "Inside the Future" is out now on Glass Redux records. Mon, 04 Jan 2016 09:14:37 +0000 Yes Avant-folk musician Richard Youngs comes clean about his unconventional approach to songwriting and plays a song off his new album. "Inside the Future" is out now on Glass Redux records. Verse Chorus Verse Avant-folk musician Richard Youngs comes clean about his unconventional approach to songwriting and plays a song off his new album. "Inside the Future" is out now on Glass Redux records. 00:58:05