Posts by Sarah Spencer

Workshop! How to Crush Your Songwriting Resolutions in 2019

How to Crush Your Songwriting Goals for 2019 | SongFancy, songwriting tips and inspiration for the contemporary lady singer songwriter

Guess what, girls? We’re kicking off 2019 with something special. We haven’t done an online workshop in ages and it’s about heckin’ time we brought it back! You’re invited to the “How to Crush Your Songwriting Resolutions in 2019” workshop! It’s already mid-January (where has the time gone??) and those shiny new years resolutions are…

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How to Set Goals that Turn Songwriting Dreams Into Plans [PLUS: SMART Goals for Songwriters Worksheet]

SMART Goals for Songwriters Worksheet | SongFancy, songwriting tips and inspiration for the contemporary lady singer songwriter

Here’s a giant misconception around making music: Misconception: “Having success in music means chasing a dream and waiting on luck to get you there.“ This thinking is problematic. I cringe sometimes when I ask beginning songwriters and artist what their goals are and their response is “To chase my dreams and be a successful musician.” Oh…

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How Cliches are Killing Your Songs

How cliches are killing your songs | SongFancy, songwriting tips and inspiration for the contemporary lady singer songwriter

We’ve heard this term probably a billion times – Cliche. Perhaps you’ve even gotten some feedback on a song and  were told that some of your lines were cliche. Well what the heck even is a cliche anyway? We’re going to take a deep dive into what cliche songwriting is and why it’s borderline-detrimental to…

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