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Songwriting Guides
Sold on Song's guide to songwriting and the music business
Writing a song 2 Working with others
For expert advice on writing decent lyrics, great hooks or a melody to get the A&R scout humming.
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Laying some ground rules can help make collaborating fun and create great songs.
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Performing In the studio
Being on stage is nervewracking but part of the process. And, you never know who's watching.
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Don't waste your cash, make sure you're prepared when you go into the studio.
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Publishers Record companies
A publisher is out there promoting your music and collecting in cash for you. Your new best friend.
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At some point you'll need to talk to record companies and learn to be a bit business savvy.
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Management Staying on track
What to consider when looking for a manager or if one comes looking for you!
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Success won't happen overnight. Learn to keep your confidence and to take setbacks on the chin.
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Harmony can make or break a song. Fortunately, help is at hand. In our songwriting game you can learn about chords, have some fun and maybe even come up with a song.
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One Music - Radio 1's in-depth guide to the music business for unsigned bands
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The Parents' Music Room gives advice on helping your child to learn an instrument
Songwriting Guides Writing a Song Performing Working with Other Writers In the Studio Publishers Record Companies Management Staying on Track
 The Songwriting Game
Songwriting Game Pick a chord
Play with chords and find out what kind of songwriter you are with the Songwriting Game.

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