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Songwriters Tip: Taking The Time To Reconnect

I woke up early this morning for some reason. Maybe it was a car that passed through the neighborhood or a dog barking that woke me or maybe it was the hand of the muse pushing me to get out of bed and see what she wanted me to see but, either way, I woke [...]


How to Create the Perfect Structure For Your Songs

Some people have a knack for song structure. Taylor Swift, for example, began by writing poetry as a child. After teaching herself to play the guitar she began putting her poems to music, structuring them as songs. Of course, not everyone has Taylor’s innate musical skills. At the same time, you don’t need to attend [...]


Why You Should Never Sell Full Rights to Your Songs

Other than street performers who get to keep all the money they collect in their hat, very few songwriters and composures get to retain the rights to their work. Labels emerged as a way to promote and distribute and artist’s music on a regional then national and international scope. In return, they required music creators [...]