There are plenty of songs out there without a bridge that survive quite well, thank you very much. However, let’s look at this special part of the song form and get an idea of how to make the best use of it in your songwriting.
First of all we need to [...]
I remember a few years ago finishing up a new song and feeling quite proud of myself for writing something very different than my usual fare, only a day or two later to discover that I had completely ripped off a melody and chord progression of a song I had been [...]
If you haven’t heard, Joe Satriani is suing Coldplay for plagiarism. Their latest single “Viva La Vida” does sound a lot like Joe’s song “If I Could Fly”. But plagiarism is hard to prove, there is a lot more to it than just comparing notes, so to speak. In the above video a fellow [...]