Songwriting Tips And Help For Writing Songs And Lyrics

February 2012

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“The Fault Is In Our Stars” by Meghan Tonjes (a song inspired by John Green)

In which I write a song inspired by an awesome book.
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LYRICS

We were soldiers in the same war

Just two passing ships wrecked on the [...]

Filed under: How to write a song by admin - 27 February 2012, No Comments

Colours of Fall- Anastace

www.anastacemusic.com
This WON the Kaos Songwriting Contest 2011. HUGE THANKS TO EVERYONE!
Live performance: http://youtu.be/yXIW_0LWyE0
Lyrics below…
Days are growing shorter, there’s a chill in the air
The hills look on fire, but soon they’ll be bare
I pull my coat a little closer and walk this old pathway alone
Nights are getting longer, just watch for the signs
Winter’s coming closer, cause [...]

Filed under: Songwriting Help by admin - 27 February 2012, 7 Comments

Songwriting Tips | How To Write A Song

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Duration : 0:7:30

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Filed under: Songwriting Tips by admin - 27 February 2012, 2 Comments

The Beatles - Help! (COVER & MUSIC VIDEO)

Here is another classic Beatles tune we recorded, 1965’s “Help!” from the album of the same name. It is another undisputedly brilliant song, and one of John Lennon’s finest pieces of songwriting. We recorded it as perfectly and as true to the Beatles’ original as possible, and I think we produced a pretty good result. [...]

Filed under: Songwriting Help by admin - 24 February 2012, 15 Comments

Coldplay - Viva La Vida

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Music video by Coldplay performing Viva La Vida. (C) 2008 EMI Records Ltd
Duration : 0:4:3

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Filed under: How to write a song by admin - 13 February 2012, 12 Comments

How NOT to Write a Valentine’s Message

Khyan struggles to write something appropriately romantic for Valentine’s…
Music by Todd Bryanton: http://youtube.com/lildeucedeuce
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Duration : 0:2:21

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Filed under: How to write a song by admin - 11 February 2012, 10 Comments

Foster The People - Pumped Up Kicks [LYRICS]

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! It’s still just a GREAT SONG, enjoy it guys and it’s definitely no problem to hear the song without heeding the lyrics!
It’s a catchy melody, but here you can see what the [...]

Filed under: How to write a song by admin - 9 February 2012, 10 Comments

U2 - Pride (In The Name Of Love)

Music video by U2 performing Pride (In The Name Of Love). (C) 1984 Universal-Island Records Ltd. under exclusive licence to Mercury Records Limited
Duration : 0:4:7

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Filed under: How to write a song by admin - 7 February 2012, 8 Comments

Leon Russell - A Song For You (1970)

Studio Version. Lyrics. pics. http://www.leonrussellrecords.com/
Written by Leon Russell…performed by many.
I’ve been so many places
In my life and times
I’ve sung a lot of songs
I’ve made some bad rhymes
I’ve acted out my love on stages
With ten thousand people watching
But we’re alone now
And I’m singing this song to you
And I know your image of me
Is what [...]

Filed under: How to write a song by admin - 6 February 2012, 12 Comments

Indian Nipple Song

An Indian song “translated” into English. (Dilbar Dilbar by Susmita Sen). Thanks to Susmita for making the song
Duration : 0:5:23

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Filed under: How to write a song by admin - 5 February 2012, 13 Comments
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