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[EXPERT SONGWRITING ADVICE] Writing About Current Events from a Different Perspective

 by Sara Light

“With history piling up so fast, almost every day is the anniversary of something awful.” – Writer &...

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[EXPERT SONGWRITING ADVICE] Knitting a Sonic Fabric

by Pat Pattison

I was listening to John Mayer’s album Wildfire and was stopped dead by this line from his song Badge...

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[Songwriting Advice] Size Matters: A Study in Prosody

[Songwriting Advice] Size Matters: A Study in Prosody

by Pat Pattison

 

Lana Del Ray’s single, Ride, creates a...

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Inspirational Words From Noted Songwriters And Composers (Part 2)

Desmond Child, Hit Songwriter

"Live life to the fullest, and then write about it. Dare to suck and put your music out...

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Songwriting & Lyric Writing Tip: Prosody

Prosody

by Pat Pattison

 

Songs are your best teachers. I try to learn something from every song I hear. I try to...

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Inspirational Words From Noted Songwriters And Composers

Diane Warren, Multi-Hit Songwriter

"As with anything, experience and practice make your skills more proficient. I’ve...

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