Category: Songwriting

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Why Make Demos?

By Thompson Crowley The first part of the song-writing process begins with the basics (for me): a pen, a piece of paper, and a guitar. Some stray thought which has been lingering in the...

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Songwriting Diary #1 : From nothing to something.

I’ve finally put to be bed all the ideas and thoughts I had flying about for years, and released my first ‘proper’ album This is Who I am. With the slate now clean. I...

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How to Write a Song

#1 : The Secrets of Songwriting First the bad news. I’ve been writing (mostly guitar orientated) songs for over 20 years now, and there are no secrets. No short-cuts I can share with you...