• I have a MILLION Unfinished SONGS -- NOW WHAT!!   If you're like me, and I bet you are, you have tons of songs that are in the middle of being written. They are just sitting there in a state of "I don't know where to take this song next" stage! I feel kind of stupid for having to admit this, but I recently realized that I may be sitting on a gold mine of opportunity!Yesterday I spent quite a few hours going through my songs to figure out which of them would be great candidates for a

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    Hey there my fellow songwriters! So I hear many of you tell me you want to become songwriters, but like everything you want to be good at, you must PRACTICE what you preach! Being a songwriter means at least weekly flexing your creative muscles and writing SOMETHING! Without that, you're just another person with a dream that can NEVER be reality! An interesting discovery I am hoping you have also made about being a songwriter is that its rarely done alone now! It really takes a network of

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    Good morning Songwriters!!! So some of you have mentioned before that its hard to find melodies for songs! You were wondering how I can so easily just come up with random melodies for my songs... As I mentioned before, songs happen everywhere and inspiration strikes in the oddest ways and at the weirdest times. Last week was an incredible writing week for me. I just could not stop! Here is a simple riff I was working on (as I was testing some new gear and plugin settings) that shows random

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    Hello fellow songwriters! I was reading this article http://www.musicthinktank.com/blog/the-return-of-the-song-plugger-the-unsung-heros-behind-songw.html­ and noticed some great nuggets of information that I thought I would share. Once you have a great song you should seek a song plugger to help you get it placed. But the competition is still, as we have already talked about before. You and your songwriting team need to make sure you have strong material to present. The passage below

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    Hey there songwriters! A good buddy of mine Brent Baxter has a songwriters Radio Show on ITunes titled The Climb Show! http://theclimbshow.com Take a listen when you can. In it he talks about making sure you are prepared to FEED YOUR MUSE when inspiration strikes! Many of us think that songwriting is a hobby! Hey I will just write something occasionally and most likely no one will ever hear it, but at least I was happy for that moment! But for SOME OF US, songwriting is the lover we always

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