WHEN WORDS AND MUSIC NO LONGER EXIST.
Every songwriter knows, in order to have music there needs to be words or lyrics. Usually, the lyrics will try to convey a story. This is done to connect with the listener. However, there are times when this just doesn’t work. Maybe the writer just becomes emotionally detached from writing. It then becomes just “words with music”. There isn’t an emotional connection with the elements of the song. Now, you’re probably saying, that not every song needs to establish a connection with the listener. That is true. Especially if you don’t plan on having a long career in the music industry. Unfortunately, this happens more often then you expect. I can’t speak on every songwriters reasons for creating a poor consumer experience. This article is not to focus on the mistakes by some songwriters, it is to highlight the remarkable accomplishments, when “Words and Music” come together.Read More