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The Five Pillars Of The Songwriting Process

NB: Republished with permission from Corey Stewart Online A process is defined as “… a series of actions or steps taken in order to achieve a particular goal.” As for a songwriting process, that goal is of course the completion of a song from start to finish. Songs are what makes this music industry go round and the […]

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The BIG List Of Songwriting Prompts, Lyric Generators And AI Tools

One of the major barriers in songwriting is coming up with the initial songwriting idea or a coherent song concept at the very beginning of the songwriting process. Sometimes a song can come from thin air and basically write itself and sometimes a songwriting session can be more painful than passing kidney stones. It all […]

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Unleashing Creativity: The Art of Using Mind Maps for Songwriting

Every songwriter has their toolkit, that collection of strategies and techniques they rely on to transform raw emotion and abstract ideas into a powerful musical narrative. Today, I want to introduce you to an ingenious tool that has revolutionised my songwriting process: The Mind Map. You might be wondering, “Why am I, a songwriter, interested […]

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12 Ways To Greatly Enhance Your Songwriting Process

I realised a long time ago that when it comes to the songwriting process there’s no such thing as the perfect way of writing songs, it can always be improved upon. Listed below are twelve ways in which I think you can enhance, improve and eventually master your songwriting process. Even if you implement just […]

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Why You Should Consider Collaborating With Other Songwriters

Here’s a songwriting tip for you all… Sometimes, two (or more) heads are better than one when writing a song. This is because songwriting doesn’t have to be something that you have to do by yourself. Some of the greatest songs ever were written by two or more people. Examples of these great songwriting teams are: […]

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Finding Your Muse: 20 Proven Strategies To Begin Your Song

Songwriting can be a magical experience, a form of expression where stories, emotions, and thoughts meld into harmonies and lyrics. However, getting started can often be the most challenging part. To help you overcome this creative hurdle, we’ve compiled a list of 20 proven strategies to kickstart your songwriting process. Each technique offers a unique […]

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The Transformative Power of Songwriting: How it Can Improve Your Life

Songwriting is a powerful form of creative expression that has the ability to deeply impact our lives. It goes beyond crafting catchy melodies and clever lyrics. It holds the potential to transform us from within. In this article, we will explore the profound influence of songwriting on personal growth and how it can enhance various […]

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The Essence of Songwriting: More Than Just Words and Music

Songwriting. It’s a term we’ve all heard and used, whether we’re musicians, music lovers, or simply humming along to a catchy tune on the radio. But what is songwriting, really? Is it merely the act of jotting down lyrics and composing a melody, or is there more to this art form than meets the eye? […]

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Hello World! All About Songwriting Is Here

Hello world… My name is Corey Stewart and I’m a singer, songwriter, musician and blogger from Australia and for me, songwriting is a craft, an art-form, a process, an emotional outlet and (most importantly) a way of life. I’ve created All About Songwriting to help all songwriters at any level, expand on what songwriting knowledge they already have or […]