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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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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