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.
Download Shane’s songwriting tips: https://berkonl.in/2AcLfRu If you’re writing too many of your songs just using major triads, your listeners may start to get bored. The way to color and [...]
If you’re writing too many of your songs just using major triads, your listeners may start to get bored. The way to color and contrast harmonies is by transforming major triads into suspended [...]
Alicia Bognanno of Bully was a recent guest on Berklee Online LIVE, offering helpful advice for aspiring songwriters.
Is there anything more relatable for a songwriter than another songwriter writing about songwriting? Phil Elverum accomplishes this to devastating effect on the latest Mount Eerie album.
Josh Ritter says there is a time to write a song, and a time when you definitely should not write a song.
I recently spent seven days at Spirit Radio Studio in East Nashville recording an EP. And let me tell you, I learned a lot.
As a songwriter, my job is to pack three minutes with as much imagery as I can, both lyrically and musically.
As studios and recording software become less expensive and easier to use, the tools are increasingly finding their ways into the creative songwriting process.
Sometimes, songwriting can feel like pushing a boulder uphill. But songwriting tools help us work through difficult songs or plateaus in our writing.