Have you ever felt stuck in your songwriting journey, wondering how to make significant progress and achieve remarkable 10X results? If so, I have a game-changing insight to share with you. I’m reading the new Dan Sullivan and Benjamin Hardy book, “10X Is Easier Than 2X,” and it’s shifted my mindset significantly. But first, here’s a quick background on Dan Sullivan….
Environment. Environment! Environment!! That’s right, today we’re diving into your “environment” and how environment directly affects your success. In this case we’re specifically going with the premise that “What You Listen To = How Well You Write.” Have you ever heard the saying “you rise (or sink) to the level of your environment”?
Let’s see – how can I tell you this easily? Well – I hate to break the news to you. Are you sitting down? Because, as far as career choices, I know you really tried to avoid being, for example, a telemarketer or that greeter at your favorite clothing store who comes up and asks, “Hi, may I help you with anything?”
As is the case with everything in 2023, AI is shaking up the world of lyric writing. In fact, we might be within the last generation of songwriters / artists who “don’t” use AI to assist in writing songs. We’ve pulled together 5 of the best lyrics AIs to let you try them out for yourself and see which works best for you and your creative process.
If the title of this article caught your attention…then, fantastic. You’re in for a journey… the “hero’s journey” that is. And who exactly is that hero? That hero is you. Make no doubt, your “music heroes” and icons who’ve come before you – the ones you admire and want to be just as good as – were on the journey too. You’re going to follow their path.
AI music generators create original songs and compositions from nothing, with a simple prompt or a click of a button. AI music generators can be intensely useful for songwriters, simply to give you some ideas or a template to work off of. They can also help you to overcome writer’s block or when you’re feeling devoid of inspiration. Sometimes, even a simple bassline or drum pattern is enough to get you going.
There’s a fantastic concept known as “Who Not How” (made famous by entrepreneur coach, Dan Sullivan). Let me show you a quick example of how to use this mindset piece. Let’s say you’re a musician looking to exponentiate your career – either as a hit songwriter or releasing your own artist project. It’s possible – you might have been stuck in the “HOW” mode…
Are you tired of being frustrated as an artist or a professional songwriter? You know, putting in that day to day grind and not seeing the results you’re looking for? Well, let me ask you an important question. In fact, for all of us, this could be the question of the year. Why show up as yourself, or even writing session #200 of the year as “basically” the same person as yesterday
From the champagne magnums of the Roaring ’20s to the joints and tabs of the ’60s, to the excess filled cocaine 80s and heroin 90s, these are some of the most popular drug trends which co-existed and/or spawned musical movements of the last 100 years. Which came first? The music or the drugs? Can we predict the future of music trends through a certain prevalence of drug use and/or choice?