Not all songwriters have a background in music and, as such, many don't understand the basics of music notation. However, it helps to know a little bit about notes and how they contribute to a melody, for instance.
Examining how a song generates revenue for different stakeholders in the music business.
There are many parts to writing a song.
What is a hook and why is it so important? In industries such as fishing and construction, a hook is self-explanatory.
The ability to make music with online musicians has been a thing for many years now.
Music mixing and mastering are necessary activities in order to create songs that are worthy of being listened to.
Songwriting is a rather unique skill to develop.
After taking a final look at your song lyrics, the usual next step would be to demo it, right? There are many reasons for creating a song demo, one of which is to help you experience the feel of the song.
In 1970, the Electric Lady Studios was opened to the public.
Love Rock ‘N’ Roll music? Then you have Sun Studio to thank because that is where the genre was believed to have been invented.
Most people hear or listen to music every day.
No conversation about famous recording studios is complete without mentioning Abbey Road Studios in England.
Physical music studios are not as plentiful as before due to the technological revolution that has persisted over the past two decades.
The discrepancy between a backing vocalist and a harmony singer often baffles most people.
There are a number of music studios around – some out of operation and others still in existence – that have achieved legendary status. Capitol Studios in Los Angeles, California happens to be one of those establishments that are in this elite group.
Perhaps the English language is to be blamed, but there are many words and terms that are often used interchangeably but are actually different.
Everyone knows about the huge influence the city of Nashville has on the local and international music scene, and not just for the Country genre.
In hindsight, it seems the arrival of Paul Epworth on the music scene in the early 2000s represented a shift in British alternative music.