So, You're A Lyricist!
Do you want to write great songs like the one performed below?
Do you want someone to perform your songs?
Music is the language of the soul. Lyrics are the language of the mind that paint pictures in the mind of the listener. When both languages are combined and saying the exact same thing, you have a great song. Strive to marry the two.” – Jim Femino aka Uncle Sexy
Listen to a Master of the art…
What do you want to do with that realization? Do you want to continue to write for yourself or do you want to branch out and write for others? Do you want to learn how to write a good lyric? Do you want to play out on writers nights? You choose where to begin. Picking any of the options below will help you start your journey towards developing better songwriting skills.
Look in between these pages and you will see tools with helpful hints to spring you forward on your writing journey; along with solid industry information to help you fit in with your musical peers.
Lyric writing is kinda like putting a puzzle together where you don't get to see the lid until you finish. So start with the most focused hook or title you can find" – Bill DiLuigi – Nashville
Songwriter's have been asking me for a recommendation about a comprehensive songwriting book. I recommend "How to Write Songs that Sell". You will find musical guidance as well as lyrical help. There is a ton of reliable material in this book. Read it do the work and come back here to discuss on our blog.