SONGWRITING: Catchy Grooves & Hooks



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Edwin’s Top 50 Songwriting Tips



Edwin’s Top 50 Songwriting Tips

01 Boxify your titles
02 12 Box Your Album
03 Album Per Quarter
04 Moodboard
05 In Parallel, Several on the Boil
06 Partial Rhymes
07 Interesting Time Signature
08 Spotlights
09 Accidental Note
10 Accidental Chord
11 Sing! No Instrument or Chords
12 Speech-Derived Rhythm
13 Try a Mode
14 Improvisation from a standard
15 Write down the melody notes
16 Placeholder Nonsense Words
17 Minor
18 Same Chords Verse and Chorus
19 Octave Melody
20 Break
21 Pedal Tones / Drone
22 Penta No 2nd/6th m or no 4th/7thM
23 Rearrange Guitar / Volume whilst singing
24 Looping and NoodleComping
25 Dreams
26 Use a Cool Chord: mM7, mM9, 11, Slash
27 Use an Even Cooler Chord: 7b5, 7#9, 7+, 6/9
28 FEEL IT!
29 First Touch, First Word
30 Short Intro / Chorus First
31 Every 5 Seconds
32 Ditch a Verse or two / Over-write
33 No Chorus
34 Try a Key Change
35 Hybridise Two Styles / Change a Song’s Style
36 Ventilated Rhythm
37 Dynamics, Light and Shade
38 Make the Chorus a Verse
39 Alt Tuning
40 Children’s Song
41 Riff / Motif
42 Through-Composed
43 LandSong
44 Lyrics First
45 Poem
46 Instrumental Chorus
47 Congruency Test
48 Eyebrows / Ham it UP
49 Audience Participation
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Berklee Online Interview: Pat Pattison Discusses Teaching Songwriting Online



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Secrets of Hit Songwriting – “I’M YOURS” by JASON MRAZ – Learn songwriting from the hits!



“I’m Yours” by Jason Mraz is a #1 hit single and a favorite with listeners. Find out why and then learn how you can use these same songwriting techniques in songs of your own. This video is based on my songwriting books and eBooks. Check them out at Amazon.com http://www.amazon.com/Robin-Frederick/e/B002BOC46Q/ read more

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Songwriting on Guitar – #2 Identifying The Key – Learn How To Write Guitar Songs



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Songwriting is a creative process, but there are still key guidelines and formulas that ALL of the great songs and songwriters follow. Songwriting on Guitar covers all of these essential musical rules in layman’s language, but Songwriting on Guitar is so much more than a ‘textbook’ approach to songwriting; it’s an immersive, contextual and highly creative process that you play and compose your way through. No tedious theory or boring exercises to work through here. In fact, you will likely create hundreds of your own motifs and song ideas as you journey through Songwriting on Guitar.

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HEAVY METAL GUITAR LESSON – Songwriting Tips and Ideas



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Software for songwriting & music practice – ChordPulse



ChordPulse is a software for songwriting. It is a musical sketch pad for the songwriter to try out musical ideas, a unique tool to explore the musical composition. The program is also great for music practice and improvisations. Just enter your chords or choose a chord progression, select a music style (e.g. pop, rock, jazz, Latin, blues, country, etc.), adjust tempo and let the program do the rest. Pick up your guitar, bass or microphone and play along or sing along with your backing music. This songwriting software includes over 100 music styles to give songwriters endless inspiration. Experiment with chord progressions, music styles, tempos, keys, modulations, arrangements, various songwriting techniques. Download a fully functional free trial from ChordPulse.com and let me know what you think about this songwriting program. read more

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How To Write Your Own Songs – Songwriting Tips – Guitar Lesson



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Songwriting on Guitar – #9 Melodies From Lyrics – Learn How To Write Guitar Songs



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Songwriting is a creative process, but there are still key guidelines and formulas that ALL of the great songs and songwriters follow. Songwriting on Guitar covers all of these essential musical rules in layman’s language, but Songwriting on Guitar is so much more than a ‘textbook’ approach to songwriting; it’s an immersive, contextual and highly creative process that you play and compose your way through. No tedious theory or boring exercises to work through here. In fact, you will likely create hundreds of your own motifs and song ideas as you journey through Songwriting on Guitar.

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Songwriting Tips – How To Write 80’s Hard Rock Songs – Guitar Lesson



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