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The Power of Random – Songwriting Inspiration
Sometimes when you’re stuck for ideas in your songwriting, a bit of randomness can spark real magic. In this weeks nugget of inspiration, I suggest using random generators to get you going when you’re trying to write music but can’t come up with anything. Click here for the ChordChord random chord genenerator. Click here for […] The post The Power of Random – Songwriting Inspiration appeared first on One Bad Day.
Avoid These Songwriting Pitfalls – With Svavar Knútur
Don’t make the songwriting process any harder than it has to be. I’m joined by my great friend and fantastic singer-songwriter Svavar Knútur to discuss some common mistakes that songwriters make. If you make sure to avoid these pitfalls, you will make your life as a songwriter much easier. Make sure you click here to […] The post Avoid These Songwriting Pitfalls – With Svavar Knútur appeared first on One Bad Day.
How To Force Yourself To Write – Songwriting Inspiration
This is the first in a series of small nuggets of inspiration that I plan on posting once per week. These will not replace the long form version of the podcast, but rather be a second, shorter episode each week, talking about a single little thing you can use to spark your creativity when writing […] The post How To Force Yourself To Write – Songwriting Inspiration appeared first on One Bad Day.
How The Pros Use Imagery In Music – With John Oszajca
Imagery is one of the keys to really make your lyrics spark. It’s an elusive topic, but an important one, so I got a very special guest to help me digest it a little bit. My guest on this episode of the podcast is singer-songwriter John Oszajca, a fantastic Americana artist who writes great lyrics […] The post How The Pros Use Imagery In Music – With John Oszajca appeared first on One Bad Day.
5 Songwriting Challenges for 2019
The new year is almost here! And I want us all to become better songwriters in 2019, so I’m issuing 5 challenges for myself and you guys. You can do some or all of these, and I am absolutely certain it will make you a better songwriter. I know it will make me better. If […] The post 5 Songwriting Challenges for 2019 appeared first on One Bad Day.
How to Record a Demo
One of the key skills you’ll need as a songwriter is to know how to record a demo. I have a very methodical way of making demos for my songs, and in this episode I will share that method with you. Making music has never been easier. You can get a decent microphone, audio interface […] The post How to Record a Demo appeared first on One Bad Day.
7 Tips For Better Lyrics
Have you struggled with writing lyrics to your songs? Do you get stuck or feel like you tend to repeat yourself? Well, I have some tips for you. Lyrics are my bread and butter. I’m a very lyric-centric guy, and these are my top tips for improving your lyrics and writing faster and better. I […] The post 7 Tips For Better Lyrics appeared first on One Bad Day.
6 Tips To Get Out Of A Songwriting Rut
So, I decided to try something different! I’m starting a podcast about songwriting. This is the first episode! In this episode I go over six little tricks that I use when I feel I’m in a songwriting rut. I use these tricks to make sure my songs always feel fresh and new, and I don’t […] The post 6 Tips To Get Out Of A Songwriting Rut appeared first on One Bad Day.