Why Good Musicians Are Bad Songwriters

Sep 04, 2021

Why are good musicians so often bad songwriters?

We’ve all seen it. That great pianist you know who tried to write a song and it’s just… cringe.

The lyrics are corny, the melody is forgettable, but at least they got the piano part right- sort of. It’s…. interesting at least.

So in this video we’re going to dive in and talk about why good musicians are bad songwriters.

To be clear, I’m not saying all good musicians are bad songwriters of course, but there’s so much more to being a songwriter than just being a good musician. 

Let’s dive in and talk about why good musicians are bad songwriters (and how we can fix it if we’re the good musician who’s a bad songwriter).

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