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How to Write Fresh and Original Songs

Is writing fresh, original songs hard to do? It is hard work, but as you develop being original into your second nature, it becomes easier, if not instinctual. You have to think different. Is it only possible for the exceptionally gifted or …

Become A Songwriter Right Now

The Dream For all people in the music business, it starts with a dream. Everyone who ever achieved success, the musicians you admire – they started with a dream too. They had to start from nowhere, to arrive at “somewhere” just like …

Removing Second Verse Curse

There is one thing most professional songwriters will agree on – and that’s getting stuck while trying to write a second verse. That’s what’s called: “The curse of the second verse.” They have many other names for it as well, “Second verse …

How To Create A Standout Chorus

    One of the most common musical traps songwriters fall into is having a chorus that sounds too much like the verse. Remember that the whole point of having different sections in your song is to have variety. As a general …

Creating Your Songwriting Study Plan

To be a success at any endeavor, you need a plan. Songwriting is no different. Being a commercial songwriter that earns money by writing songs for others to record is no easy task. Successful, i.e., hit songwriting is a craft. It is …