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Songwriting Tips from Popular Artists

By Nemanja on October 7, 2015

Today we’ll share with you some of the best songwriting tips. To help you get started and/or become a better songwriter, we’ve prepared some amazing tips for you from truly talented artists: Sia, Taylor Swift, Lady Gaga, Pharrell Williams, and John Mayer. Let’s start! Sia…


Songwriting Tips from 11 Expert Songwriters in the UK

By Jimmy on July 9, 2015

The response that we had on our first songwriting round-up from world class UK musicians was quite phenomenal… so much so that we’ve had several artists contacting us asking for more tips from expert musicians. Of course, since one of our goals here in Lyreka.com is to…


5 Steps to Interpreting Song Lyrics

By Shawna on April 6, 2015

Many view music as a universal language, as simply placing words and symbols on paper. But in reality, music is an artist’s way to express their feelings and thoughts. Their songs reflect emotions that cannot be articulated any other way. You, however, do not have…


Valuable Insight into Writing Songs for the Theatre and More

By Julian on March 27, 2015

One of the great things about writing songs for the theatre is that, if the playwright or bookwriter has done their job properly, a major part of the songwriter’s job has already been done before they even set pen to paper. The songwriter will have…


33 Songwriting Tips from World Class UK Musicians

By Jimmy on February 20, 2015

Songwriting isn’t always roses and rainbows. The task can be quite neck breaking especially at times when your creative juice isn’t flowing. It’s during these times when it takes you hours upon hours just to write a single lines worth of lyrics, for a song you’ve been wanting to compose. I know it’s…


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