Publishing and revenue streams for songwriters – Music Business 101 for Songwriters



In this video I discuss publishing and revenue streams with my buddy James Taylor from the Music Business Institute, aimed at songwriters – we chat about where money should come from and who pays you! read more

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Eric Roberson Talks Songwriting – BEHIND THE INK (Episode 2)



Master Songwriter Eric Roberson talks w/host Timotha Lanae about his approach to songwriting, gives advice to songwriters, and sings one of his favorite songs for us. Eric has released ten albums, and has worked with music royalty like Will Smith, Jill Scott, and Robert Glasper. He’s penned tunes for Charlie Wilson, Musiq Soulchild, and Dwele to name a few. Check it out! read more

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Latest Black Music Songwriters News

Meet Carla Marie Williams, the British songwriter who wrote Freedom for Beyonce
Not many people have heard of Carla Marie Williams – but most music fans will have heard one of her tracks. The British songwriter is behind The Promise by Girls Aloud and Alesha Dixon's The Boy Does Nothing as well as tracks for The Saturdays and …
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Latest Black Music Songwriters News

Costello, Marvin Gaye, Tom Petty to join Songwriters Hall
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Elvis Costello, Marvin Gaye, Tom Petty, Nile Rodgers and Bernard Edwards from CHIC, and Chip Taylor will be the latest inductees to the Songwriters Hall of Fame. The artists will be inducted during a ceremony in New York City …
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Matt Blick: Beatles Songwriting Podcast ‘Ticket To Write 32’ (pt 1)



First of a two part series looking at a very common chord progression idea.

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For a complete list of songs used in this podcast go to http://beatlessongwriting.blogspot.co.uk/2013/06/golden-ticket-rising-5th-ticket-32.html read more

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