ON SONGWRITING. Michael Smith. Coming this summer.

Michael Smith: blue guitar, Photo by Kevin Viol.“When songwriters talk about the occupation, the job, everybody’s different yet everyone’s the same. The unique part is how it’s verbalized. But the path is always the same…”

Michael P. Smith “On Songwriting”.
Michael’s thrilling storytelling tutorial on: favorite songs (Jamaica Farewell, Save the Last Dance, Lord Randall, I am the Walrus), the inspiration for his classic tunes (Demon Lover, The Ballad of Dan Moody, and The Dutchman) and his canny tricks for navigating the guitar.
You WANT to hear this.

Recorded at WFMT Levin Music Performance Studio.  Rich Warren, Producer.
Get it on disc. On I-Tunes and CD Baby.

LISTEN now to the “On Songwriting “demo: “The path is always the same.”

Coming late June. Don’t Miss it!
Email for information: mps.booking@gmail.com


A Salon for artists, by artists

Roots Salon Master Speaker Series Presents
Michael’s CD Release Event in Chicago
Saturday, June 25 at 8 PM
$20 (on sale May 1)
Limited Seating.  Jamie’s private address.
Email for invite: roots@jamieoreilly.com



  1. Please notify me when the Michael Peter Smith audio for “On Songwriting” is available. Thanks!

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