Songwriting Level

Rhyme Pattern Proxy

This song exercise is great to use if you're stuck on a song line and can't seem to make the song work. It's a great way to spur new ideas and something you can use whenever you need to get out of a...

How To Write Song Lyrics: Number of Lines

I got a question from one of the SongChops Members asking how to write song lyrics, and the number of lines in a verse, chorus and bridge in particular. What a great question - and one I realize...

Finding Inspiration Around You

Finding Inspiration is a hard thing to come by sometimes. To help inspire you, try some unconventional sources - your photos, a dictionary or some online image searches! STEP 1: Pick up a dictionary...

Write For An Artist

This exercise focuses on writing for another artist. You'll work through some simple steps to (1) find an artist that works with your style of writing, and (2) write a song for that artist targeting...