A Creative LANDSCAPE FOR SONGWRITERS.
For me, the most engaging songs contain a certain degree of drama, that is to say, they contain the measure of tension & of (in most cases) resolution. Depending on the effect you want to achieve, drama can go a long way to add power to your songs.
There are many ways to create drama in a song. Here’s a handful of ideas:
Once you’re acquainted with these few basic concepts, they will help guide you to a deeper understanding of the songwriting craft.
Chapter 7: Drama
Chapter 8: The Pocket
Chapter 9: Lyric Writing
Chapter 10: Engagement
Chapter 11: Lyric Phrasing
Chapter 12: The Process