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How LyricStudio Makes You a Better Songwriter

If you’re familiar with LyricStudio, you already know it’s a powerful tool for your songwriting and can in turn, make you a better songwriter. It responds to your creativity and offers many helpful features to help you grow in your craft. Understandably, there are people who are apprehensive about using technology in creative processes. Sometimes, our ego gets in the way and tells us that … Continue reading How LyricStudio Makes You a Better Songwriter

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How To Get Songwriting Credit

Whether you are a lyricist, painter, or author you already know it’s every artist’s nightmare to not receive credit for their work. Sadly, I cannot tell you how many times I’ve witnessed artists have their work compromised because of an unclear agreement. From stolen ideas to lack of compensation to simply not having their name on a record, it is important to act in good … Continue reading How To Get Songwriting Credit

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How to Get Started Writing Lyrics

Songwriting can be intimidating. You know that you have something to share deep inside, but you don’t know how to get started writing lyrics. We’ve put together a few tips to help you begin the process. So, pull out that pen and paper, or open that notepad, and get writing!  1. Get Personal A great place to get started is to write lyrics about what … Continue reading How to Get Started Writing Lyrics

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Daily Songwriting Exercises You Should Be Doing

Practice doesn’t make perfect, but it does make progress! American singer, songwriter, and producer Jon Bellion has mentioned that writing a hit song comes from putting 10,000 hours into your craft. Yes, 10,000 sounds intimidating; but those hours include small daily exercises. Start working towards your 10,000 hours by doing these short and sweet daily songwriting exercises. Object writing Choose a random object and write … Continue reading Daily Songwriting Exercises You Should Be Doing

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How to Write Songs Faster

Maybe in the past, you tried to write a song and it’s taken weeks — or YEARS — to get those lines just right, that melody tight, the story to rhyme; but also make sense. What if I told you that I cracked the code to write songs faster? For the past 4 years, I’ve taken up songwriting on a commission basis while working full-time. … Continue reading How to Write Songs Faster

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Songwriting Secrets: Tips Taken from Sessions

Over the past year, I’ve had the privilege of writing with songwriters and artists all over the world. Aside from creating magic together, one of my favorite parts of co-writing has been observing the way others develop their ideas into lyrics and learning about the tricks they use to make a song catchy and relatable. Here are my top five songwriting secrets to help you … Continue reading Songwriting Secrets: Tips Taken from Sessions

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How to Start Songwriting

So you want to start songwriting, aye? Congratulations! You have reached the first step of songwriting: Having the passion and inspiration to do it! But where do you take your inspiration? How do you turn a break up or mid-life crisis into words and melody? We all know words can be hard, and finding a flow and structure can be even more challenging. Here are … Continue reading How to Start Songwriting

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Songwriting Tips You Need to Know

Songwriting is the art of bringing together music, lyrics, and voice to tell a story and connect with your audience. While it is often a beautiful and empowering process, songwriting isn’t easy. Even the most experienced singer-songwriters go through the dreaded “writer’s block” at some point in their career. While songwriting may seem like a daunting task, it actually is one of the most enjoyable … Continue reading Songwriting Tips You Need to Know