The Art of Noise: Conversations with Great Songwriters
A collection of brand-new, in-depth, and revealing conversations about songwriting with some of the world's most-noted hitmakers THE ART OF NOISE offers an unprecedented collection of insightful, of-the-moment conversations with twenty-seven of the great songwriters. They discuss everything from their individual approaches to writing, to the inspiration behind their most successful songs, to the techniques and methods they have independently developed to foster their creativity.
Sting * Ray Davies * Robin Gibb * Jimmy Page * Joan Armatrading * Noel Gallagher * Lily Allen * Annie Lennox * Damon Albarn * Noel Gallagher * Laura Marling * Paul Weller * Johnny Marr * and many more Each interview is approached with depth of understanding–of the practice of songwriting, but also of each musician's catalog. The result is a collection of conversations that's probing, informed, and altogether entertaining–what contributor Noel Gallagher called "without doubt the finest book I've ever read about songwriters and the songs they write." The collected experience of these songwriters makes this book the essential word of songwriting–as spoken by the songwriters themselves.
The Music That Brings Revival Kindle Edition
Music has always played a great role in church ministration from time immemorial. Various supernatural and spectacular feats have also been achieved through the right approach to and use of music according to Biblical standards. However, a look at gospel music in recent times leaves much to be desired. The Word of God reveals that a harp healed an insane king. A joyful noise brought down a great wall. A group of singers were engaged in battle with three great nations and the nations were utterly destroyed through songs. Also, two prisoners sang in prison and there was a great earthquake that shook the foundations of the prison, broke the chains of the prisoners and opened the doors of the prison. As a result, the jailer was saved. The book in your hands will reveal to you the prerequisites for achieving such results. Our music can still bring revival.
Corporate Music Method: How To Make Money With Music
This is a book for songwriters, composers and artists who write, and record their own music. The purpose of this book is to inspire and inform those who want to become a creative entrepreneur and make a great living writing music for corporate clients, tv, films, events, shows, commercials and product launches. Artists need a new business model in this digital era where Spotify and YouTube have changed the rules. Use the Corporate Music Method to become a successful creative businessman.
Chapter 1 to 4 is about the music market and how much this market has changed in the last couple of years. These chapters explain why and how the Corporate Music Method works. Chapter 5 to 9 are about the "25 Rules to Become a Successful Corporate Music Writer", with musical tips and mixing tricks, examples and everything you need to know about royalties, rights and synching. Chapter 10 and 11 feature interviews with successful entrepreneurs, so we can learn from the people who started a creative business and succeeded. In Chapter 12 to 14 we'll dive deep into important things like mindset, creative- and concept thinking and how to really achieve success as a creative businessman. This book is filled with musical examples and links to video's and music. Erwin has 15 years of expercience writing for the biggest brands in the world and he is probably the #1 product launch composer worldwide. Besides being a highly successful songwriter and composer he teaches Songwriting and Media Composing at ArtEZ, Institute of the Arts in the Netherlands.
The Addiction Formula: A holistic approach to writing captivating, memorable hit songs
Discover The Songwriting Technique Used In 97% Of All Hit Songs.
How To Use Subtle Psychological Triggers To Captivate ANY Audience.
Writing Pop, Rock, RnB or Hip Hop has never been easier or more fun.
Master The Art Of Writing Addicting Songs
Music is a tough industry to break into. With production gear being affordable for the first time in history, it seems like EVERYONE is making music these days. Getting noticed in the continuous stream of information that is the internet seems almost impossible.
BUT: There is a technique designed specifically to captivate and hook an audience and with The Addiction Formula, you can learn it in a couple of hours. You will learn all about Lyric-Less Storytelling, a technique used by the most successful songwriters of our time. If you've always wanted to know how to write songs that stick out and speak to a large audience, this is the book for you.
The Songwriting Book For A New Generation Of Songwriters
The 60s are OVER! Songwriting today is a very different experience than it was when the Beatles were on the air. By combining Arrangement, Harmony, Melody, Rhythm, Lyrics and Production in one deviously simple technique it is the first songwriting book that speaks to an all-writing, all-producing DIY generation.
Includes over 317 Techniques You Will Be Able To Use INSTANTLY
Part 2 of The Addiction Formula is almost like a dictionary of hit songwriting techniques. All the tools are hand-picked from hit songs of the past 30 years. But this book is far more than just a list of tips and tricks: The Addiction Formula also shows you how the techniques can be applied to your songs. It puts all of what you learn into perspective and shows you how they all fit together.
With 331 Examples Incl. Songs By Rihanna, Katy Perry, Drake and Maroon 5
Are you sick and tired of being taught techniques based on some old County song you've never heard of? One of my guidelines for writing this book was to only include hit songs from the past 30 years.
Every single technique in The Addiction Formula is proven with one or more examples to show it in action and to help you learn it quickly and easy. I mean, hey, you get to learn by listening to the songs you listen to anyways! It's fun, quick and practical.
Alan Parsons' Art & Science of Sound Recording: The Book
More than simply the book of the award-winning DVD set, Art & Science of Sound Recording, the Book takes legendary engineer, producer, and artist Alan Parsons' approaches to sound recording to the next level. In book form, Parsons has the space to include more technical background information, more detailed diagrams, plus a complete set of course notes on each of the 24 topics, from "The Brief History of Recording" to the now-classic "Dealing with Disasters."
Written with the DVD's coproducer, musician, and author Julian Colbeck, ASSR, the Book offers readers a classic "big picture" view of modern recording technology in conjunction with an almost encyclopedic list of specific techniques, processes, and equipment. For all its heft and authority authored by a man trained at London's famed Abbey Road studios in the 1970s ASSR, the Book is also written in plain English and is packed with priceless anecdotes from Alan Parsons' own career working with the Beatles, Pink Floyd, and countless others.
Not just informative, but also highly entertaining and inspirational, ASSR, the Book is the perfect platform on which to build expertise in the art and science of sound recording.
Electronic Musician January 2016
Electronic Musician is the #1 magazine in the U.S. for musicians who record and produce music in a home or personal studio environment.
It is a "must have” resource for anyone who makes music, plays music, and shares music. Every issue includes "gig tested" product reviews on music gear, tons of how-to's, and interviews with today's stars revealing the secrets of their songwriting approaches and audio-production concepts.
Worship Musician! May June 2015
Worship Musician! Magazine is a bi-monthly resource devoted to equipping congregations and individuals as they seek to lead a life of Christ-centered worship. Each issue is aimed at helping those who play a part in the worship of their local church - including worship leaders, musicians, songwriters, grassroots worshippers - and the pastors or elders overseeing this aspect of congregational life. They can all take encouragement from features on practical, inspirational and theological issues.
You'll find timely equipment product reviews, record reviews, profiles of well-known worship artists/songwriters as well as informative discussion of topics which relate to the worshipping community… both local and global.