November 18, 2015
Check out my latest cover story for SOCAN. I talked to Vancouver-born singer-songwriter Tobias Jesso Jr. about the success of his debut album, Goon, and his recent songwriting collaborations with pop music heavy-hitters Adele and Sia.
When I’m writing the songs, when I hit a chorus that I really think is cutting me, like ‘Without You,’ I’m really, really thinking ‘Man, this chorus really moves me.’ It’s something I felt. So when you give that into your writing, it’s almost like putting love into cooking or something; people can feel it when they eat it, or feel it when they hear it.