What Makes A Good Songwriter? Sep 04, 2021

Trait 1: Understands And Plays To Strengths And Weaknesses 

We all have strengths and weaknesses. 

This applies to both songwriting and musical performance strengths and...

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Why Is Songwriting So Hard? Sep 04, 2021

Why is songwriting so hard? Writing an entire song from a single idea isn’t a trivial process.

It can be a messy process, and sometimes it takes so much longer than you think it should. ...

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How To Co-Write Songs: 3 Indispensable Tips Sep 04, 2021

You might be a part of a band. You might be interested in co-writing a song with another songwriter. Whatever your situation, here are 3 indispensable tips on how to co-write songs.

 

Tip 1:...

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3 Important Tips For Band Members Sep 04, 2021

You might be in a band or plan on being in a band someday. You might already be collaborating with others, or you might plan to co-write with others in the future.

In this post, we’re...

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How To Put Poetry To Music Sep 04, 2021

Songwriting often involves putting poetry to music so, in this post, we are talking about how to put poetry to music.

 

Figure Out The Core Emotions Of The Lyric

The first step is...

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How To Write Lyrics To A Melody Sep 04, 2021

Sometimes songwriting is putting poetry to music. Other times it involves writing lyrics for your music.

In this post, we’re going to talk about how to write lyrics for a melody.

 

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A Few Tough Lessons I Learned As A Songwriter Sep 04, 2021

Whether you’re a beginner or you’ve been songwriting for years, there are some tough lessons we all are bound to learn along the way.

I think the best way not to be devastated by...

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The Best Way To Become A Better Songwriter Sep 04, 2021

At the end of the day, you came to this post to become a better songwriter.

You and I may disagree on a lot of things, but we both definitely want to become better songwriters.

The good news?

There...

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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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