When songwriters write with any regularity, it’s natural to reach a point where many of our songs sound vaguely similar. These consistent characteristics define our current style, and can be the very hallmarks that draw listeners to our music and collaborators to want to write with us. But too much of the same thing can […]
Author Eirini Tornesaki is pictured here recording vocals at the famed Abbey Road studios. Recording your voice in the studio feels like putting your voice under a microscope. Recording any instrument can be stressful for many reasons: It is often costly and there is pressure to produce the best result in a limited amount of […]
When you think of famous musicians who have honorably served in the United States Armed Forces, it’s impossible not to go first to Elvis Presley! Photos abound of the handsome, young Elvis in a crisp Army uniform. In fact, the airport was mobbed with screaming fans when he arrived for basic training. Upon being drafted, […]
Tanya Donelly discusses her life in music, including her beginnings with Throwing Muses and the Breeders, and her major breakthrough with Belly, a band she’s currently enjoying a reunion with.
Ben Vaughn is best known for his work on That 70s Show, but he also has extensive experience in production and songwriting.
If you’re suffering from songwriter’s block or can’t seem to find the motivation, here are some things you can do to help kickstart your creativity.
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