Writing songs without any instruments

Writing songs without any instruments

Have you ever tried to write a song without using any instrument? I’ve found this way of writing songs pretty interesting to try out sometimes. I actually like to use this writing method if I’m aiming to write a song where lyrics are supposed to be at the...
When and where to write songs?

When and where to write songs?

When is the best time and moment to write songs? That’s a pretty tricky question at least I haven’t really figured out yet. But I have some thoughts since I have tried pretty much everything.    Songwriting cliches – Red wine, travelling,...
The first spring morning pages this year

The first spring morning pages this year

It felt like a spring morning today even though there’s still lots of snow here. There was a bit of sunlight coming through the window which is something that surprises everyone after the long winter. It was actually a bit hard to concentrate since I’ve been so...
Songwriting Contests 2019

Songwriting Contests 2019

There are several interesting songwriting contests held all around the world every year. I collected some of them here in this post. Most of these songwriting competitions are open for everyone but some are only for young songwriters or for amateur musicians etc. Most...