And the greatest living songwriter is... - Page 5 - TigerDroppings.com

Posted byMessage
CaptainPanic
South Alabama Fan
18.443095, -64.764026
Member since Sep 2011
12117 posts
 Online 

re: And the greatest living songwriter is...


quote:

Did Willie Nelson die?
Although he looks like a corpse, he's still kickin






Back to top
Shoulderchoke
UNO Fan
LaPlasssssssssssss
Member since Aug 2008
5406 posts

re: And the greatest living songwriter is...


Then he wins


This post was edited on 9/11 at 3:52 pm


Back to top
TFTC
LSU Fan
New Orleans, LA
Member since May 2010
11061 posts

re: And the greatest living songwriter is...


quote:

Willie Nelson


Has he written 3 songs worth a shite in the past 30 years? I dont know the answer, just asking...






Back to top
Burt Reynolds
Florida State Fan
L.A.
Member since Jul 2008
15855 posts

re: And the greatest living songwriter is...


quote:

Has he written 3 songs worth a shite in the past 30 years?


No






Back to top
ShoeBang
New Orleans Pelicans Fan
Member since May 2012
4617 posts

re: And the greatest living songwriter is...


Vote for Neil Young







H-Mention:
Paul McCartney
Jerry Cantrell
Dave Matthews






Back to top
Meursault
Member since Sep 2003
22327 posts

re: And the greatest living songwriter is...


quote:

Jeff Tweedy


I have been re-listening to a lot of Wilco this year, and if the original question was "Your favorite living songwriter is...", I would probably say Jeff Tweedy.






Back to top
TFTC
LSU Fan
New Orleans, LA
Member since May 2010
11061 posts

re: And the greatest living songwriter is...


quote:

Meursault


Do you listen to Uncle Tupelo?






Back to top
REG861
Vanderbilt Fan
New Orleans
Member since Oct 2011
14528 posts

re: And the greatest living songwriter is...


quote:

Dave Matthews


good god






Back to top
kc8876
LSU Fan
Lafayette
Member since May 2012
1264 posts

re: And the greatest living songwriter is...


quote:

I feel truly happy when baggadix tries to diss me.

If he were giving me instead, I would strongly consider off'ing myself.


I wasn't trying to come off like I was taking up for you and dissing him, because he's right, you suck






Back to top
a want
LSU Fan
North America
Member since Oct 2010
9334 posts

re: And the greatest living songwriter is...


Outside the normal candidates:

Amy Mann
The guy from the Dawes
Frank Turner is pretty damn good - hooks out the wazoo
Will Hoge is a good country writer
Jason Isbell should be mentioned






Back to top
TFTC
LSU Fan
New Orleans, LA
Member since May 2010
11061 posts

re: And the greatest living songwriter is...


quote:

Aimee Mann
The guy from the Dawes


will both be at the manship theater, weeks apart, next month...






Back to top
Shoulderchoke
UNO Fan
LaPlasssssssssssss
Member since Aug 2008
5406 posts

re: And the greatest living songwriter is...


What about John Mayer?.....





Back to top
Burt Reynolds
Florida State Fan
L.A.
Member since Jul 2008
15855 posts

re: And the greatest living songwriter is...


quote:

What about John Mayer?


Ceelo Green > John Mayer

IMHO FWIW






Back to top
Dave England
New Orleans Saints Fan
Member since Apr 2013
1046 posts

re: And the greatest living songwriter is...


Ben Burbrink





Back to top
Snatchy
Alabama Fan
The Black Lodge
Member since Nov 2009
1720 posts

re: And the greatest living songwriter is...


quote:

Tom Waits for no man


You either haven't listened to much Tom Waits or do not understand his music.



This post was edited on 9/11 at 4:54 pm


Back to top
Meursault
Member since Sep 2003
22327 posts

re: And the greatest living songwriter is...


quote:

Do you listen to Uncle Tupelo?


I have gone through their discography a couple of times, yes. I liked their stuff, and I like Son Volt a lot.

Wilco is still more my shite though, I think just because of all the ground they cover. I like that their songs can get a bit chaotic and noisy at times.






Back to top
Shoulderchoke
UNO Fan
LaPlasssssssssssss
Member since Aug 2008
5406 posts

re: And the greatest living songwriter is...


quote:

Ceelo Green > John Mayer



Macklemore > Ceelo Green






Back to top
Marciano1
LSU Fan
Marksville, LA
Member since Jun 2009
8380 posts

re: And the greatest living songwriter is...


Bob Dylan will always be the best songwriter





Back to top
Burt Reynolds
Florida State Fan
L.A.
Member since Jul 2008
15855 posts

re: And the greatest living songwriter is...


quote:

Macklemore > Ceelo Green


Kid Cudi > Mackelmore

Hence

Kid Cudi > Paul Simon






Back to top
bbqguy
LSU Fan
uppa LA.
Member since Jul 2006
299 posts

re: And the greatest living songwriter is...


Lucinda Williams.





Back to top


Back to top




//