5 Things I learnt from Ed Sheeran’s Songwriter Documentary.

Thanks to the recommendation from Tom Read on Twitter last week, I discovered Ed Sheeran’s Songwriting documentary on Apple Music, aptly named ‘Songwriter’. Basic gist is, Ed Sheeran has had a film producer (Who is also his cousin) follow him around for the last few years, capturing loads of songwriting sessions, including footage of him … Continue reading 5 Things I learnt from Ed Sheeran’s Songwriter Documentary.

Making The Most Of Your Songwriting Sessions

If you’re anything like me you started writing songs as soon as you had two chords to rub together. Songwriting isn’t just a fundamental part of being a musician, it’s a crucial piece of the local church expression. I’ve always loved writing songs. I write a piece of a song almost every day. A chord … Continue reading Making The Most Of Your Songwriting Sessions

Finishing Songs

Author: Brenton Collyer. Starting a song is easy.  Finishing a song is much more difficult. Most songwriters have plenty of ideas.  A chord progression.  Lyrics written in a notebook.  A story. Unfortunately, most of these ideas are lost.  The song is never completed.  Never shared.  Never recorded. Right now I’m working on writing for a … Continue reading Finishing Songs