What Writing A Song Really Looks Like Sep 04, 2021

What does writing a song really look like? Everyone online makes it seem simple and easy.

Write A Song A Day For 30 Days.

Write A Song In 3 Easy Steps.

But what is the reality...

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7 Tips For Songwriters To Get Out Of Their Creative Box Sep 04, 2021

Have you ever experienced writer’s block? Have your songs started to all sound the same? Let’s talk about 7 tips to get out of your creative box!

 

1. Change The Instrument You...

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Popular Songs Are NOT The Same As Good Songs Sep 04, 2021

Popular songs are not the same as good songs.

Just because something is playing on every radio station doesn’t mean it isn’t total garbage. 

Don’t believe me? 

Then I...

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3 Advantages Of Songwriting With The Electric Guitar Sep 04, 2021

When you sit down to start writing a song, what instrument do you tend to grab?

Having a favorite is ok, but I hope you don’t rely on a single instrument. I definitely don’t.

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3 Advantages Of Songwriting With The Acoustic Guitar Sep 04, 2021

Are you an acoustic guitarist?

Good, because we’re going to talk about the 3 main advantages of songwriting with an acoustic guitar.

If you’re not a guitarist, hopefully this post will...

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3 Advantages Of Songwriting With The Piano Sep 04, 2021

I have to be honest.

My songwriting instrument of choice is the piano.

I like writing with acoustic and electric guitars, but the piano is my most powerful tool.

Let’s talk about the 3 main...

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Dare To Be Delusional Sep 04, 2021

I can’t seem to find it now, but I once heard a quote about players that make it in the NFL.

It was something like this: “No one makes it to the NFL without being at least a little...

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How To Write A More Interesting Melody: The 4 Levers Of Melodic Interest Sep 04, 2021

We all want to write more interesting melodies.

Without an interesting melody, most songs are going to be sunk. So what is something we can do to take our melodies to the next level?

In this post,...

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Write A Tattoo Lyric Sep 04, 2021

Tattoo lyric? What on this honestly-more-blue-than-green earth is that? Do you mean a lyric tattoo?

I can see why you would think that, but no.

A tattoo lyric is a concept I came up with in order...

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Storytelling With Your Songwriting Sep 04, 2021

Every song is a story. 

Whether you are taking the listener on a journey that goes through the life of a person, their story of redemption, or just a journey that takes you through the mind...

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7 Reasons You Aren't Being Creative Sep 04, 2021

Sometimes, as songwriters, we aren’t as creative as we’d like. It’s common to have ebbs and flows in creativity, but we want to address any hindrances to our creativity when they...

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How To Finish Your Song Lyrics Sep 04, 2021

It’s so easy to get stuck while writing a song.

Especially if you care deeply about the quality of your lyrics, getting stuck can easily become the norm.

In this post, we’re going to go...

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