Alltold, I highly recommend this book to anyone who aspires to learn the demanding craft of songwriting.
Read it,love it...like one of his songs you will find it touches you for all time,truly he has,and still is ,writing the songs of our generation.
Jimmy Webb manages to convey his love for and exasperation with writing songs along with some solid ideas and inspirations for songwriters.
Jimmy Webb shows his genius one more time in the form of writing the best book on songwriting that's ever been! Read morePublished 1 day ago by H.B. Beverly
(of speech or writing) using or containing too many words; tediously lengthy. Read more
I learned more about the art of popular song writing from this book than I did in getting an MM from a well respected music conservatory. Read morePublished 17 days ago by Michael Bee
I thoroughly enjoyed this book from cover to cover. Webb, takes a more in-depth dive into the technical aspects of songwriting than other books I've read. Read morePublished 1 month ago by John Lai
Excellent insights by one of America's great songwriters. Very honest, very direct and clear. But, most of all, very informative. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Louis V. Catalfo Jr.
I gave it to a gift to someone in the music business during Webb's time period. He found it insightful and a good read.Published 1 month ago by Wish
Very good segment on writing lyrics. I'm glad I have knowledge of piano chords or the segment on writing melody would be of little use. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Amazon Customer