About

“A supremely gifted performing songwriter”
– Performing Songwriter

New York-based recording artist, writer, and lecturing professor Mike Errico has built his name on the strength of critically acclaimed releases and extensive composition for film and TV. He teaches songwriting at universities including Yale, Wesleyan, the New School, and NYU’s Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music.

In addition to his performing and teaching careers, Errico’s opinions and insights have appeared in publications including The New York Times, CNN, the Wall Street Journal, Fast Company, and The Observer.

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LINKS TO MUSIC: 

Bandcamp | Pandora | iTunes | Spotify 

LINKS TO PURCHASE MUSIC, LYRICS, AND LIFE: A FIELD GUIDE FOR THE ADVANCING SONGWRITER:

Amazon  | Bookshop | Goodreads  |  Books Are Magic 

PRESS FOR MUSIC, LYRICS, AND LIFE: A FIELD GUIDE FOR THE ADVANCING SONGWRITER

SonicScoop, “Songwriters: Meet Your Field Guide”
https://sonicscoop.com/2022/01/03/songwriters-meet-your-field-guide/?singlepage=1

Song Exploder podcast endorses Music, Lyrics, and Life
https://www.instagram.com/p/CXoGQX6L0R_/

Booked on Rock podcast with Eric Senich
https://www.spreaker.com/user/discoveryeric/episode-40-mike-errico-music-lyrics-and-

Shepherd.com’s list of the best non-songwriting books for songwriters
https://shepherd.com/best-books/non-songwriting-books-for-songwriters

StoreyTime podcast with Stephanie Storey
https://youtu.be/zrq32tV1VVI

Write About Now podcast with Jonathan Small
https://writeaboutnowmedia.com/podcast/2021/11/30/how-to-unlock-your-creativity 

Mixologist Lindsay Merbaum creates custom cocktail for Music, Lyrics, and Life
http://errico.com/the-official-cocktail-of-music-lyrics-and-life-with-recipe/

The Commentary podcast with Joseph Planta
 http://thecommentary.ca/ontheline/1979-mike-errico/

Largehearted Boy: “Music, Lyrics, and Life” playlist
 http://www.largeheartedboy.com/blog/archive/2021/11/mike_erricos_pl.html

Entrepreneur magazine’s “Get a Real Job” podcast with Dan Bova
https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/get-a-real-job/id1495098982?i=1000542071640

Third Story Podcast with Leo Sidran
http://www.third-story.com/listen/mikeerrico

Sirius XM, “Debatable,” with Alan Light, Mark Goodman
https://www.siriusxm.com/channels/volume  

American Songwriter: Why You Need a Mission Song
https://americansongwriter.com/songwriter-u-why-you-need-a-mission-song/

ASCAP.com: What the Brain Likes
https://www.ascap.com/help/career-development/mike-errico-what-the-brain-likes

Yale Daily News: Artist Profile
https://yaledailynews.com/blog/2021/11/01/artist-profile-former-yale-lecturer-and-singer-songwriter-releases-field-guide-to-songwriting/

NYU News: Artist Profile
https://nyunews.com/arts/music/2021/11/08/mike-errico-music-lyrics-and-life/

Songfacts: Q&A
https://www.songfacts.com/blog/writing/mission-statement-songs

Seattle Book Review: Five Star review
https://seattlebookreview.com/product/music-lyrics-and-life-a-field-guide-for-the-advancing-songwriter/