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Write, Write and Rewrite – Rewriting your songs

Rewriting your songs? What? Take my finished masterpiece, and change it? You can’t be serious! The A&R guy says “Fix this part”. The Producer says “What if…”. Even worse, your significant other says “It’s about me, isn’t it”? Alter the whole and utter zen of my song? Really? We’ve all read about the songs that […]

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Getting your music heard – Part Two of Two

So you have three or four top-notch tunes ready for the masses… You have some professional artwork and you’re ready to step in the ring with the best…   What do I do now? Engagement Engagement is paramount in the tedious process of getting your music heard. There are so many (too many) ways to […]

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Getting Your Music Heard – Part One of Two

We thought the Internet would free our souls. Technology had advanced to the point that any songwriter, band, or ‘Average Joe’ with a Casio and Garage Band could make their music ring in every ear, world-wide. The exorbitant cost to get to market had gone and the best music would magically rise to the top […]

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Great Reads – 15 Excellent Songwriting Books

There are reams of great songwriting books out there. It was tough, however I’ve done my best to select fifteen of my favorites. I’ve chosen excellent books about the craft, skills building, and the business of songwriting. I can’t emphasize enough how important it is to study ‘the science’ of songwriting to become successful. Let […]

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Get Connected – Your guide to songwriting on the net

  Here’s a list of links on the web where songwriters can find valuable information. We’ll try to update this list frequently and will let you know in a special post when something new and hot pops up on the HQ radar.  We would like to include local songwriting organization links, let us know who […]

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