The Biggest Challenges To Long-Term Songwriting Success

The time to learn how to be successful is when you are not successful… Hit Songwriters Clay Mills and Marty Dodson talk about long term challenges that songwriters face and what you need to do to stay successful in the music business. Even if you have not yet had success, you can become successful by…

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When And Why Should I Join A PRO?

Why should you be a member of a PRO and when should you join? Hit Songwriters Marty Dodson and Clay Mills answer this frequently asked question and explain the role of a PRO and how they can help you as a songwriter. SongTown on Songwriting Podcast Powered by Sweetwater.com – The best place for musical gear on…

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STOP Doing These Things!!

STOP doing these things that can hurt you as a songwriter. Hit Songwriters Clay Mills and Marty Dodson talk about some common mistakes budding songwriters make and how to fix them. SongTown on Songwriting Podcast Powered by Sweetwater.com – The best place for musical gear on the planet! Write better songs faster! Clay & Marty’s 10-day video…

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Don’t Write Generic Songs!

Don’t fall into the trap of writing generic songs! Hit Songwriters Marty Dodson and Clay Mills talk about why generic songs won’t get you noticed in the music industry and why you should be thinking outside the box when writing songs! SongTown on Songwriting Podcast Powered by Sweetwater.com – The best place for musical gear on the…

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How To Make Publishers Fall In Love With You

What do publishers look for in songwriters? Hit Songwriter/Publisher Marty Dodson shares a list of traits that he and fellow publishers look for in songwriters. If you want to increase your chances of catching a publisher’s ear, this episode is for you! SongTown on Songwriting Podcast Powered by Sweetwater.com – The best place for musical gear on…

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Don’t Take The First Exit Off The Songwriting Interstate!

What is the best way to write a song idea or title? Hit Songwriters Marty Dodson and Clay Mills share tips and tricks on how to make the most out of your song ideas/titles and create songs that stand out and generate interest in the music business! SongTown on Songwriting Podcast Powered by Sweetwater.com – The best…

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What If Publishers Just Don’t Get My Music?

Did you know it’s not the publisher’s job to “get” your music? Hit Songwriters Marty Dodson and Clay Mills share from their own experience how to succeed as songwriters by learning how to work with publishers, create business relationships and write songs so good that people can’t pass on them. SongTown on Songwriting Podcast Powered…

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Staying Ahead Of The Curve With Your Writing

How do you stay ahead of the songwriting curve and determine what trends are going to be popular in the coming months or year to come? Hit Songwriters Clay Mills and Marty Dodson share tips and tricks to look for when listening to popular music as well as how you can apply these new tips…

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Lyrics or Melody – Which Is Most Important?

What is the most important element in songwriting… lyrics or melody?! Hit Songwriters Marty Dodson and Clay Mills hash it out and debate this controversial topic! SongTown on Songwriting Podcast Powered by Sweetwater.com – The best place for musical gear on the planet! Join our upcoming Creative Xperience Workshop LIVE in Nashville, TN! Learn pro songwriting tips…

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5 Things I’d Tell My Young Songwriting Self

Does songwriting sometimes cause you anxiety and stress? Hit Songwriter Marty Dodson has been in your shoes! Marty shares 5 things he wishes he could have told his younger self to help elevate these struggles. Learn from Marty’s mistakes and be encouraged to take the next steps towards your songwriting goals! SongTown on Songwriting Podcast…

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