The Lyricist

SONGLYRICS Presents: Lyricist of the Year – Serengeti

David “Serengeti” Cohn is a workhorse, the 12th man off the bench who may not always get the spotlight he deserves but will give every ounce of effort when his number is called. In the […]

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The Lyricist: Erin McKeown

Ivy leaguer, folk pop chameleon, musical author, new media guru, with an increasing amount of toes being dipped into activism, Erin McKeown‘s lyrical inkwell often runneth over. So goes the reason why the veteran multi-instrumentalist […]

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The Lyricist: Converge

They famously called themselves “hardcore kids with leftover Slayer riffs” when they started in 1990. Now Converge are arguably the untainted face of aggressive punk. Propelled by LYRICIST Jacob Bannon, their abrasive sound has spread without any mainstream […]

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The Lyricist: Lily & the Parlour Tricks

Enamored with their satin-stocking-laced, vaudeville-indie spin on rockabilly, we first fell for New York’s Lily & the Parlour Tricks at this year’s CMJ Music Marathon in their native stomping grounds, three women leading a stand-up […]

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