3 Tips From "Writing Better Lyrics" by Pat Pattison Sep 05, 2021

In this video, we’re talking about 3 of the major tips I learned from the book Writing Better Lyrics by Pat Pattison. 

Songwriting perspectives and points of view are...

Continue Reading...
How To Organize Your Lyrics Sep 05, 2021

Organizing your lyrics is so important.

Look, I get it. Creatives generally aren’t exactly organized by nature and kinda just want to go with the flow.

Just because it’s what...

Continue Reading...
How To Turn A Song Piece Into A Full Song Sep 05, 2021

In this video podcast, we’re talking about how to turn a song piece into a full song.

Starting a song is easy. 

Or at least not that hard.

Finishing a song- a song where every...

Continue Reading...
How To LISTEN TO SONG STRUCTURE As A SONGWRITER Sep 05, 2021

In this video podcast, we’re specifically addressing how to listen to song structure as a songwriter.

Because you’re no longer purely a music consumer.

You’re also a ...

Continue Reading...
How To LISTEN TO SONG ARRANGEMENTS As A SONGWRITER Sep 05, 2021

You’re no longer purely a music consumer.

Now you are also a creator.

So it’s time to start listening to music more analytically. It’s time to listen to music in a way...

Continue Reading...
How To LISTEN TO MELODIES As A SONGWRITER Sep 05, 2021

You’re no longer purely a music consumer.

Now you are also a creator.

So it’s time to start listening to music more analytically. It’s time to listen to music in a way...

Continue Reading...
How To LISTEN TO LYRICS As A SONGWRITER Sep 05, 2021

You’re no longer purely a music consumer.

Now you are also a creator.

So it’s time to start listening to music more analytically. It’s time to listen to music in a way...

Continue Reading...
3 Reasons To Record An EP This Year Sep 05, 2021

It’s so easy to keep consuming information without ever putting it to work.

I’ve been there. I listened to days worth of podcasts on how to write a novel- even though I knew full well...

Continue Reading...
4 Do's And Don'ts Of Writing A Song Hook Sep 05, 2021

A song hook can almost single-handedly redeem an otherwise underwhelming song.

A great hook can also make a great song even better. 

If a song hook is a non-vocal part, it is the single most...

Continue Reading...
How 3 of My Favorite Bands Influenced My Sound Sep 05, 2021

Let me be first in line to tell you that you don’t need to know music history to be a songwriter.

No, you don’t need to study the Beatles, Nirvana, or Michael Jackson to be a...

Continue Reading...
How I Make Up For 3 Of My Songwriting Weaknesses Sep 05, 2021

A big part of getting better at anything is knowing your strengths and weaknesses and then playing to your stregths and minimizing your weaknesses.

So, in this episode we’re going...

Continue Reading...
Songwriting Is Like Fishing Sep 05, 2021

Tom Petty once said the following about songwriting:

“I compare it to fishing: There’s either a fish in the boat or there’s not. Sometimes you come home and you didn’t...

Continue Reading...