Musical Momentum, and How to Create It

You’ve got a great song if listeners can hear contrasting elements throughout. Here’s how to do that. _____________ Download “The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” 6-Ebook Bundle. 11 Songwriting Principles That Will Turn Your Writing Around – Guaranteed. _____________ In almost every blog article I write, I make reference to song energy or momentum. But what is it? How important is it? Does […]

Songwriter's Checklist by Gary Ewer

Run Your Songs Through the Songwriter’s Checklist

“The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” 10-eBook Deluxe Bundle covers every aspect of songwriting, from chords to melodies to lyrics. Includes sound files and a complete glossary of musical terms. Buy today and get the DISCOUNT PRICE. Read more From time to time, I repost my free “Songwriter’s Checklist“, a list of items that describes the main characteristics of successful […]

When to Rewrite and When to Move On

“The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” 10-eBook Bundle, written by Gary Ewer, covers every aspect of songwriting, from creating chord progressions, to writing melodies and lyrics, and much more. Read more… ______________ Are you a songwriter that keeps honing and perfecting each song once it’s written? That’s a good thing, of course. But there can be a downside to […]

Replacing Major Chords With Minor: Modal Mixtures

Get “The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” 6-eBook Bundle, along with a FREE copy of “From Amateur to Ace: Writing Songs Like a Pro.” Seven ebooks in PDF format that will show you every aspect of music as it applies to the world of songwriting. Take your songwriting talents to a new level of excellence! Read more.. _____________ […]

5 Ways to Enhance Your Songwriting Imagination

Get “The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” 10-eBook Deluxe Bundle, and take an important first step to building a fan base for your music. _____________ In the writing of my latest book, “Beating Songwriter’s Block: Jump-Start Your Words and Music,” I did considerable research into the concept of creativity. After all, everyone knows that if you’re going through a […]

Writing Like You Belong To Today's Music World

“The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” 6-eBook Bundle covers every aspect of songwriting, from creating chord progressions, to writing melodies and lyrics, and much more. Now with a 7th FREE eBook. Read more… ______________ It’s a quandary for “older” songwriters: you spend years, even decades, trying to improve your writing skills. It’s not easy… it takes time. But […]