Tag : song structure

Critique Your Music The Right Way

Critique Your Music The Right Way

If you don't critique your music you're on the wrong path to success, but I bet you do it, all the time, right? Are you relying too much on your intuition, trying to trust your gut and what feels right? You and I know that this is important, but you should also be aware that our intuition can be misled by factors such as tiredness and conditioning (listening too much to the same song). MORE HEAD SPACE PLEASE The first tip is to be able to... Read more...

Amazement and Anticipation!

Amazement and Anticipation!

I increasingly miss two of the most important feelings in music. Let’s talk about amazement and anticipation focusing on song structure. While amazement usually goes from minor or dissonant tonality of aggression, high energy and instability are somehow used to create a sense of surprise or wonder. This can be difficult to do well… I know it’s quite difficult. One of the best ways to express ‘amazement’ is later in the song, using... Read more...