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How to Become a Songwriter in 2021

How to Become a Songwriter in 2021

Learning about the changing musical landscape and how the new normal is affecting the songwriting business is important for anyone wanting to know how to become a songwriter in 2021.

Understanding Notes in Music Theory

Understanding Notes in Music Theory

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.

How Money Is Made In Music

How Money Is Made In Music

Examining how a song generates revenue for different stakeholders in the music business.

Making Your Songwriting Ideas Work

Making Your Songwriting Ideas Work

Being consistently creative can be challenging for any songwriter.

Writing The Melody

Writing The Melody

There are many parts to writing a song.

How You Hear

How You Hear

Sound is in everything around us.

Writing Great Sex Songs

Writing Great Sex Songs

Sex truly sells, and songwriters who are able to create something that hits the spot - so to speak - can put themselves in a position for industry recognition.

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?

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.

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.