The Musical Experiences that Inspire Us

Take your songwriting to a new level of excellence. Buy “The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” 6-eBook Bundle, written by Gary Ewer. And get a 7th eBook FREE, “From Amateur to Ace – Writing Songs Like a Pro.” Time to become the best songwriter you can be! Read more.. _____________ I won’t be able to write a blog post for […]

Goal-Oriented Songwriting: Chord Progressions

You can strengthen chord progressions by defining a goal and then working backwards. ___________ Buy “The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” eBook Bundle, and get back to songwriting excellence. ___________ Yesterday, we looked at how to work backwards with lyrics. We saw that getting the chorus lyrics working first made it easier to work out verse ideas. […]

Check Out "Songwriters On Process"

Written by Gary Ewer, author of “The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” 6-ebook Bundle. _______________ For the past few days I’ve been involved in conducting concerts, and haven’t been able to get to writing a new songwriting article for this blog. I’ll be back to writing tomorrow, but wanted to drop a quick suggestion to you in the […]


Discover the 11 secrets that pro songwriters have known for decades. “The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” 6-eBook Bundle is being used by thousands of songwriters to take their music to a new level of excellence. Now with a 7th FREE eBook. Read more… ______________ If you’re hoping to make the writing of music a career choice, it’s not going […]

5 Chord Progression Tips For Your Next Song

You’d be surprised how effective a plain, predictable progression can be in a pop song. _______________________ “More Essential Chord Progressions” picks up where the first collection leaves off, giving you tons of progressions including circle of fifths, suspensions, inverted pedal point, and more. It comes with “The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” eBook Bundle Packages. Read more.. […]

Successful Songs: the Importance of a Catchy Start

An intro can either work brilliantly, or bore your audience so that they never even hear your song. ____________ “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 _____________ There’s a good reason why some hit songs, like “Hey Jude”, […]