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Cracked Wide Open Again

A song I wrote in the wake of my wife's death about the process of grieving. Feelings which have been restimulated by the horror of the sho…

Started by Tom Humphreys

0 Dec 17, 2012

A sensitive Tongue Firmly planted in Cheek Pub song...scroll to TURNED on by your Body!

Turned on By Your Body (Tuned Into Your Mind)

Started by Michael Holmes

3 Dec 16, 2012
Reply by Bill Bailey

You Gotta Gun...

You Gotta GunMusic and Lyrics by Phil Manuel VerseTrying to make some senseof these troubled timesSo many falling victimto violent crimes V…

Started by Phil Manuel

13 Dec 15, 2012
Reply by Phil Manuel

New Love Song (and a few words about the creative process)

Lately songs have been coming to me quickly. I have often compared capturing songs to trying to net butterflies. You know most of 'em are g…

Started by Gil

0 Nov 17, 2012

New Original: How Can I Forget You

It's been a real long time since I had the time to write and record anything. It's also been a while since I had any desire to pick up my g…

Started by Gil

4 Oct 30, 2012
Reply by Gil

If You Should Take Your Love From Me

I rewrote parts of this song recently. Most of the stuff I write these days tends to be more upbeat and it was quite a struggle to get into…

Started by Paul J Openshaw

5 Oct 15, 2012
Reply by Paul J Openshaw

1969 (A Song for Betty)

Here's one I wrote for my wife and my best friend of over 40 years ... any of you folks old enough to remember those pay photo booths that…

Started by Jud Hair

22 Oct 3, 2012
Reply by Jud Hair

Very Interesting Cross Section of Original Songs

I'm a Member of Musicians Together, a video sharing site and Magazine run by Musicians for independent and unsigned Musicians.  What I do t…

Started by Gil

0 Sep 10, 2012

New Song: "The Fooler is the Fool"

Hello songwriting folk. I've posted a new song on Youtube with the lyrics in the video stream. I will lead by saying I like it generally bu…

Started by Tom Humphreys

0 Sep 9, 2012

On the nature of collaboration.

I have collaborated with a few people on songwriting. Some of the collaborators have been friends and/or family. Quite often it has been ve…

Started by Dave Sterenchock

2 Sep 3, 2012
Reply by Tom Humphreys


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