Mastering the craft of songwriting requires discipline, diligence, and the ability to make the word “Khaki” poignant. Learn from the masters with today’s Groupon: for $5, you get a one-year, six-issue subscription to American Songwriter magazine (a $12 value).
Founded in 1984 from its Nashville headquarters, American Songwriter is a bimonthly publication dedicated to covering every enthralling aspect of the craft of music. Casual listeners, lifelong players, and prepping biopic actors will savor every melodious page as they delve deep into the mind matter of today's celebrated songsmiths with intimate artist interviews and features. Recent rendezvous sessions include chats with My Morning Jacket, Huey Lewis, Lucinda Williams, and John Philip Sousa’s estranged metallurgist. Keep track of the latest album releases vis-à-vis a detailed reviews section with riveting in-depth album analyses from dependable four-eared critics, or delve into tech reviews, which teach the tricks of the trade while steering bedroom producers toward the finest sound-encapsulating gear. Use the colorful, insightful pages to help write an inspired rhapsody, learn the unauthorized histories of the glockenspiel, or gift a harried klezmer musician with uncomplicated coffee-table reading.
In addition to the subscription, the first 25 Groupon buyers will receive an American Songwriter Don't Die With The Music In You T-shirt. One randomly selected purchaser from the Nashville area will be invited to attend an upcoming American Songwriter Session, where the lucky winner gets to observe and absorb an intimate recording at the American Songwriter headquarters.