Category: About my songs

about the songs written by Thomas Oliver

Recording The Edge of America

I had to be talked into recording The Edge of America. Not that I didn’t want to.  I just felt that I couldn’t afford it and/or shouldn’t be spending that kind of money on a venture that would never pay…

Writing simple songs ain’t easy

Simple songs are often the hardest to write. Or at least they are for this Georgia songwriter.  There is a line between trite and profound.  And never mistake profundity for the piling on of every description or thought imaginable. I…