Writing a love song meant for public consumption adds another layer of complexity to the challenges of putting intimate feelings on paper. And yet, it might be the most popular topic for song-writers.
The love song has infinite variations in every genre. What makes them so compelling? How do songwriters keep coming up with fresh ways to describe the complex, yet universal, feeling of love?
- Mirah: Musician originally from Olympia, Washington
- Ritchie Young: Lead singer and songwriter for the Portland band Loch Lomond
- Tony Starlight: Owner of Tony Starlight’s Supper Club and professional entertainer