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What Is A Hook?

What Is A Hook?

What is a hook and why is it so important? In industries such as fishing and construction, a hook is self-explanatory.

Working With Online Musicians

Working With Online Musicians

The ability to make music with online musicians has been a thing for many years now.

Only Read if You Write Songs as a Hobby

Only Read if You Write Songs as a Hobby

Most of our songwriting related content is often directed at professional songwriters.

Figuring Out If Songwriting Can Be Taught

Figuring Out If Songwriting Can Be Taught

How did you get started in songwriting? Did you start out writing poetry as a hobby before transitioning to song lyrics?

Where to Mix and Master Music

Where to Mix and Master Music

Music mixing and mastering are necessary activities in order to create songs that are worthy of being listened to.

Mistakes Songwriters Make

Mistakes Songwriters Make

Songwriting is a rather unique skill to develop.

Speedy Songwriting

Speedy Songwriting

What’s your songwriting process like? Do you spend days mulling over a song topic before putting pen to paper?

The True Meaning of Success

The True Meaning of Success

The desire for success is seemingly wired in the human DNA.

Considerations When Making a Demo

Considerations When Making a Demo

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.

The Electrifying Electric Lady Studios

The Electrifying Electric Lady Studios

In 1970, the Electric Lady Studios was opened to the public.

Spotlight on Mary J Blige

Spotlight on Mary J Blige

20 years ago, the name Mary J.

The Sensational Sun Studio

The Sensational Sun Studio

Love Rock ‘N’ Roll music? Then you have Sun Studio to thank because that is where the genre was believed to have been invented.

Music to Your Ears

Music to Your Ears

Most people hear or listen to music every day.

Abbey Road Studios Legacy

Abbey Road Studios Legacy

No conversation about famous recording studios is complete without mentioning Abbey Road Studios in England.

Write - Right - or Wright Lyrics

Write - Right - or Wright Lyrics

If you have raised eyebrows based on the heading, don't worry - it's not a typo.

A Short Trip to Hitsville

A Short Trip to Hitsville

Physical music studios are not as plentiful as before due to the technological revolution that has persisted over the past two decades.

Backing Vocalist and Harmony Singer Differences

Backing Vocalist and Harmony Singer Differences

The discrepancy between a backing vocalist and a harmony singer often baffles most people.

The Legendary Capitol Studios

The Legendary Capitol Studios

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.