Why Good Songs Fail: The “Preachy Lyric” Songwriting Trap

Feb 6, 2024

In pro songwriting circles, writers know about the “preachy lyric” trap and avoid it at all costs. No, we’re not talking religion in this episode of SongTown On Songwriting, but we are talking about a common pitfall that will trip up your potentially great song.

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