Better than the Internet.
Matt Bellamy (Lead singer Muse)Dave GrohlJosh HommeTom Morello (Does he count? He doesn't write lyrics, but his guitar skills made Rage Against the Machine the groundbreaking band that they were)Eddie VedderIssac Brock (Modest Mouse)Rivers CuomoJack WhiteBilly CorganTrent Reznor
Wesley Willis, RIP... All the greats die young.
But honestly, I don't really like the songwriters from our generation, besides a handful of the aforementioned.