A Key

It’s raining outside right now. Earlier, the water was dripping into a puddle, and there was a key in the puddle. It was kind of an amazing discovery, like a fish suddenly spotted. The key to it all is hidden, isn’t it?! The key to the song, sometimes that is hidden too, you just have … Read moreA Key

Backing Drum Tracks Adding Magic to Songwriting Process

What would this sound like with a beat in reggae, with brushes, as a rock ballad, an island song, or a rumba? Normally I roll my eyes at how Internet-based the music world has become, but during the COVID lockdown, Youtube is becoming quite the resource. By searching backing tracks in various styles on Youtube, … Read moreBacking Drum Tracks Adding Magic to Songwriting Process