3 Unintuitive Songwriting Skills Sep 05, 2021

When it comes to songwriting, there are plenty of relatively obvious skills and sub-skills that are involved.

We know that we need to learn how to write killer melodies, meaningful lyrics, and...

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3 Main Reasons To Have A Pre-Chorus Sep 05, 2021

Let’s be clear here: There is no song section that you should always have.

Each song section has a role and a job. 

Some songs don’t call for that role or job.

While not...

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4 Main Elements of A Song Sep 05, 2021

Let’s talk about the 4 main elements of a song.

Thinking through a song as a sum of its main elements can help make songwriting easier. 

Instead of simply looking at the song as a...

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3 Things To LEARN If You Want To START SONGWRITING Sep 05, 2021

There are 3 main things that I think are super important to learn before taking the dive into songwriting.

  It’s important to learn keys, so you know what notes and chords you...

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3 Reasons You'll Want To QUIT Songwriting... And Why You Shouldn't Sep 05, 2021

There will come a time when you want to quit songwriting.

Sometimes it’s a close friend or relative who doesn’t seem to think you’re any good or seems unimpressed by what...

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The Importance of SONGWRITING SUBSKILLS: Talent Stacking For Songwriters Sep 05, 2021

In order to get better at songwriting, it’s super important to break down the huge skill of “songwriting” into its many subskills.

“Songwriting” is such a massive and...

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3 Tips BEFORE You Start Songwriting Sep 05, 2021

In this video podcast, we’re talking through 3 tips to know BEFORE you start songwriting.

But hey, it doesn’t hurt to hear these things even if you’re a seasoned veteran...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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 ...

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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...

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