Stefan Xidas / Getting Your Windup Melody Working

May 11, 2021


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Marty talks with special guest, Stefan Xidas, a 30 year old man with Down Syndrome. Stefan is a songwriter from Nashville, TN whose dream is to be the first person with Down Syndrome to get a major cut. Clay also shares a songwriting technique that he learned from Pop Artist Mat Kearney that will make the start of your chorus melody stand out!

SongTown Press Books:

Mastering Melody Writing: Check It Out

The Songwriter’s Guide To Mastering Co-Writing: Check It Out

Song Building: Mastering Lyric Writing: Check It Out


Stefan Xidas


Marty Dodson

Clay Mills

Featured Song:

“Still Color”

Kristine Wriding

Kyle Jackson-Rachky

Les Hauge


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