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Becoming More Noticeable in the Songwriting World

There are many reasons why people write songs, but almost all writers of music get into it for the same reason: as a means of personal expression. Some eventually enter the professional world, while others remain happily amateur, writing mainly for themselves, family and friends. Regardless of the eventual direction, composing songs requires the songwriter […]

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Technology and the Songwriting Playing Field: Avoiding the Pitfalls

Not that long ago, most of the music you were likely going to hear was good music. I’m talking about before the internet made streaming easy and everywhere. If you were a child of any time before the later 90s, the music you heard was probably the music on the radio, and then the albums […]

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Some of the Best Musical Tips I Ever Received

I find that when I talk about songwriting, or even just music in general, with good musicians, I always learn something that sticks with me and becomes part of who I am as a musician. And I hope you have those experiences as well. Many of the bits of advice and miscellaneous thoughts that I pick […]

6 Steps to a Good, Healthy Fan Base

It takes more than good music to build a fan base; it takes personality. ______________  It’s time to get serious about your songwriting. Buy “The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” 10-eBook DELUXE Bundle, written by Gary Ewer. It includes “From Amateur to Ace – Writing Songs Like a Pro.” Time to become the best songwriter you can be! Read more.. […]

Why Songwriting Deadlines Work, and Why They’re A Crucial Part of Getting Better

Writing to a deadline gives you your best shot at moving into the professional world of music composition. ______________  Take your songwriting to a new level of excellence. Buy “The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” eBook Bundle, written by Gary Ewer. It includes”From Amateur to Ace – Writing Songs Like a Pro.” Time to become the best […]

Moving From Amateur to Pro in the Songwriting World

New songwriting eBook: “From Amateur to Ace: Writing Songs Like a Pro” ___________ Download “The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” 6-eBook Bundle, and take advantage of a 56% price reduction, plus a FREE OFFER. ___________ This past winter I’ve been working on a couple of writing projects, and I’ve just completed one of them. “From Amateur […]