SongWriter is a podcast of stories and answer songs, featuring Roxane Gay, Gary Shteyngart, Ted Leo, Patricia Lockwood, and Susan Orlean. Season two launches in summer 2020, and will feature Joyce Carol Oates, Michael Ian Black, Tony Trischka, and Sarah Jaffe. The first season is here, or anywhere you get podcasts.
Malachy McCourt + Louise Cairns
Soman Chainani + Cave Twins
Dodai Stewart + Natalia Zukerman
Louisa Young + Miranda Joy
Amy Turn Sharp + Parker Paul
Ethan Lipton + Sarah Jaffe
Lou Barrett + Michelle Gaw
Mike Veve + Johnny Leitera
Lauren Morrill-Ragusea + Justin Cutway + Vinson Muhammad
Deb Copaken + Drew Holcomb
Joyce Carol Oates + Tony Trischka + Jennifer Marks
Ben Sollee + James Lindsey
Michael Ian Black + TBD
SongWriter is distributed by the American Songwriter Podcast Network, and is produced in association with the syndicated radio program Acoustic Cafe, which airs excerpts and songs in their weekly show for 2M listeners.
Rick Moody reads at WNYC's Green Space, and I play a song written in response.