Tag Archives: Song

Reverence for the Elements

If you are ever in a position to put a record together, there is something unexpected that happens to your thinking, in my experience.  I don’t know if this is a universal experience, because I can only comment on what … Continue reading

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Why Are Songs Easy to Start, But Hard to Finish? (via The Essential Secrets of Songwriting Blog)

For song writers struggling to make those musical sketches and random ideas for riffs into a finished song, think about the form the song should take. I love the suggestion, in this blog post, about mapping songs you like and … Continue reading

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25 Creative Ideas for Starving Artists

Try painting the subject you are looking at upside down Swap light colours for dark and vice versa Paint with a fork instead of a palette knife Reverse the chord sequence of a song you like.  It is a new … Continue reading

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