5 Secrets to Making the Verse-Chorus Format Work

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Song Intros: 10 Seconds That Can Make or Break Your Tune

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Successful Songs Are a Partnership of Musical Elements

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7 Ways That Song Form May Be Your Biggest Problem

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The Inverse Relationship Between Emotive and Descriptive Lyrics

The narrative-to-emotive design of song lyrics is a necessary part of pulling an audience into your music. ____________ “The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” 6-eBook Bundle comes with this FREE eBOOK: “From Amateur to Ace: Writing Songs Like a Pro”. 7 Songwriting eBooks for $37 _____________ If you write your own song lyrics, you’ll notice right away that […]

How to Successfully Join a Verse and Chorus

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