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BMI Supports Song Arts Academy’s New Workshop Intensive Starting Feb 17

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From News, posted 1.17.20. BMI is proud to support Song Arts Academy’s next workshop intensive starting Monday, February 17. The workshop is a proven and unique learning destination taught by NYU Steinhardt, New School Songwriting faculty member and Berklee NYC consultant Billy Seidman. Past writers trained in the workshop’s “Advanced Song Craft Method”™ include Bebe… Read more...


Vinyl 101: How to Make a Traditional Two-Sided Vinyl 45 Single

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From MusicWorld, posted 1.15.20. Given that we can all upload and distribute our music to any number of digital platforms quickly and cheaply, why even bother with a physical record anymore? Though it may seem antiquated, there are still plenty of music fans who want a tangible product (other than a cold compact disc, that… Read more...


BMI Bulletin Board: January 2020

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From MusicWorld, posted 1.14.20. Workshops, conference, contest and festival opportunities for songwriters and composers Read more...


5 Ways to Get “Lucky” With Your Songs

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From News, posted 1.14.20. Early on in my songwriting journey, my father used to ask me, “What’s the chance of your songs becoming a hit? A million to one?” I explained that while it’s true that not everyone who dreams of topping the charts will achieve his or her goal, songwriting success is not… Read more...


Setting Attainable Songwriting Goals

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From The Weekly, posted 1.07.20. I still vividly recall the days after I had moved to Los Angeles when I was working temp jobs and dreaming of songwriting success. I was certain I would sign a staff-writing deal and have a hit song on the charts within one year. That would be my ticket out of… Read more...


Reaching the “Clicking Point”: 10 Tips from Morgan Page

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From News, posted 1.02.20. As a GRAMMY-nominated DJ, producer and songwriter who has toured around the world, Morgan Page has experienced quite a bit and learned a few tricks of the trade. During his momentous two-decade career, Page has written songs with a diverse list of notables including Tegan & Sara, Greg Laswell, and Andy… Read more...


Best of ‘MusicWorld’ 2019

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From News, posted 12.30.19. MusicWorld rocked with unbeatable tips in 2019. Here are our top 10! Not a subscriber to MusicWorld? Sign up now!5 Things to Do in the First 30 Seconds of Your Song During a recent song critique, I turned off the recording after listening to the first… Read more...


Best of ‘The Weekly’ 2019

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From News, posted 12.17.19. Here are the year’s hottest tips to help you in your career. Enjoy, from The Weekly team! Not a subscriber to The Weekly? Here’s how to get your copy!5 Tips for Strengthening Your Song’s Melodic Hooks Melodic hooks can be the heartbeat of a song. These… Read more...


BMI Supports Song Arts Academy’s First Workshop Intensive of 2020

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From News, posted 12.12.19. BMI is proud to support Song Arts Academy’s first workshop intensive of the new year, starting on Monday, January 13. The workshop is a proven and unique learning destination taught by NYU Steinhardt, New School Songwriting faculty member and Berklee NYC consultant Billy Seidman. Past writers trained in the workshop’s “Advanced… Read more...


Three Goals to Keep in Mind For Aspiring Songwriters in The New Year

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From The Weekly, posted 12.10.19. As aspiring songwriters look toward the New Year, many make goals they’d like to hit in their careers before next year rolls around. In this On the Record, we asked Jody Williams, Vice President, Creative, Nashville, to weigh in with his advice on what to strive for. Here it is: … Read more...


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