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Songwriting – When to Use Strong Rhymes and When to Use Weak Rhymes

Rhyme can be a great tool for getting across the big idea of what your song’s about. We’ll look at how to do that in this article.

The Violin: Is It Considered Cool to Play the Violin?

When I was growing up in the 1960’s I was introduced to the violin at a very early age and played in various orchestras. Most of the people who saw me as a young school boy clutching his violin case on his way to violin practice would laugh at me as if I was some kind of freak; my guitar playing friends on the other hand were considered cool, and had no such problem. So does the violin still carry that stigma in the 21st Century? Are violinist considered as un-cool or not very hip?

Bose QuietComfort 15 – Are You A Serious Listener?

Quiet Anyone? On a flight and have this annoying kid poking at your seat? Don’t poke his mother! Slap on these headphones and drown out the little bugger! Everybody enjoys their music and wants to hear it in the best possible way. With the Bose Quietcomfort 15 headphones, you will be doing just that! Known for a great quality product, Bose has become one of the most trusted names in electronics.

Songwriting – How to Make Cliche Phrases Cool Again

When we hear a phrase or a rhyme that’s cliche, it’s generally boring to us, because we’ve heard it so many times already. In this article, we’ll look at some cool new approaches around old cliches.

Songwriting – How to Keep Your Listeners Interested in Your Lyrics Throughout Your Whole Song

In this article, we’ll look at how you can create an interesting story that moves forward throughout your whole lyric. At the same time, you’ll be giving a whole new meaning to your chorus each time you hear it.

Songwriting – Using Rhyme, Rhythm and Alliteration for a Great Title

Writing titles that are memorable is important, so people don’t forget your song. In this article, we’ll look at a few things to keep in mind when writing a memorable title.

Songwriting – How the Number of Phrases in Your Song Can Support the Meaning of Your Lyrics

A lot of songwriters don’t give much thought to the number of lines they use in each section. In this article, you’ll see why how many phrases you use matters.

Songwriting – How to Highlight Certain Phrases in Your Lyrics

Something to consider when thinking about the number of lines in your section is the strength that certain lines hold. Well discuss that idea further, in this article.

Songwriting – 3 Easy Tips for Writing Better Songs

In this article, you’ll learn few easy tips to help improve your songwriting. And you can implement them right away!

Songwriting – How to Keep Your Lyrics Conversational So People Will Listen

Lyrics usually work best when they sound natural and conversational. Songwriters tend to twist and tweak the lines in their lyrics to get them to fit into their songs. That results in lyrics that don’t sound natural when we hear them in our melodies. In this article, we’ll look at how to avoid that.

Understanding the AABA Song Structure

In this article we’ll take a look at the AABA song structure. It can be a great alternative to using a song with a chorus.

Songwriting – How to Connect Your Music and Your Lyrics to Create an Effective Song

The idea of prosody as it applies to songwriting is essentially when all of the elements of your song are contributing to the same overall idea. It works best when it happens for the “big idea” of your song, but sometimes you can have prosody happen on a smaller scale within your song. We’ll talk about these “moments of prosody” and how you can use them, in this article.

PSY’s “Gangnam Style” Demonstrates Music Without Borders

Park’s latest single, “Gangnam Style,” marks a return after a two year hiatus from making music. But the music video for “Gangnam Style” has already racked up almost 60 million YouTube views, and sits at the number one spot on Billboard’s K-Pop charts.

Wedding Bands – 4 Common Misconceptions

Most people are very confused when it comes to deciding between wedding bands. However, the right band can make a huge difference to the event. Well-selected music will ensure that the guests have a really great time. In addition, it will help the couple express their personalities and preferences.

Wedding Music – 10 Love Songs to Add To Your Playlist

People have very strong opinions when it comes to selecting wedding music. In fact, music ought to be selected based upon a whole lot of factors. For instance, there will be a whole lot of restrictions placed on a ceremony that takes place in a house of worship. Similarly, themed events require appropriately chosen music.

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