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Avoid These 5 Chord Progression Mistakes In Your Songwriting

Knowing why some chord progressions your’e coming up with sound good while others just don’t work at all is an entire area of study in music schools. For many of you, though, a good chord progression is something you can come up with by improvising and by borrowing ideas from other existing progressions. In this blog […]

“Fix Your Songwriting Problems – NOW!” – An Excerpt

Right now my website SecretsofSongwriting.com is offering the free eBook “Fix Your Songwriting Problems – NOW!” when you subscribe to the “Songwriter’s Quick Tips Newsletter.” That’s a free monthly newsletter thats delivered to your email address, and includes important articles and information pertaining directly to songwriting. You can subscribe to that newsletter and receive the free eBook […]

Free Ebook Offer at SecretsofSongwriting.com

“Fix Your Songwriting Problems -NOW!” is being offered free when you subscribe to the Songwriter’s Quick-Tips Newsletter (also free) ___________ I’ve recently finished a short eBook that addresses some of the most common songwriting problems I’ve encountered as I’ve listened to and worked with students and their music. “Fix Your Songwriting Problems – NOW!” takes […]

7 Common Songwriting Mistakes to Avoid

One little problem can kill a song’s effect. Check out the list in this article: which errors are you committing? ___________________ Download “The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” 6-ebook bundle, and open your eyes to the principles of great songwriting. ___________________ You’ve finished your latest song, but you can tell — something’s just not working. You look […]

7 Most Common Chord Progression Mistakes That Songwriters Make

When chords work, you usually don’t even notice them. But when they’ve got problems, they can kill a song. ____________ Download “The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” 6-eBook Bundle, and increase your song’s HIT potential. _____________ There are times when I really notice a song’s chord progression, and how beautifully it works. But most of the time, when chord progressions […]

Avoiding the 7 Most Common Songwriting Problems

• Your songs missing something? Download “The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” 6 e-book bundle, and get back to writing great songs! Believe me, there’s much that can go wrong in the creating of music. But over my years of studying and analyzing music by both professionals and students, I noticed that the same errors and […]