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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How to Write to Songwriting Prompts

How to Write to Songwriting Prompts | SongFancy, songwriting tips and inspiration for the contemporary lady singer songwriter

Songwriting prompts are great tools for songwriters of all levels and backgrounds. If you’re stuck with writer’s block, out of ideas, or just need a place to start, a great songwriting prompt can get you going. If you’ve been around the ol’ SongFancy block a time or two before, then you know we’re huge proponents…

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How to Sleigh your Christmas Cover Song Video

How to Sleigh your Christmas Cover Song Video | SongFancy, songwriting tips and inspiration for the contemporary lady singer songwriter

Christmas cover songs and holiday music is played everywhere this time of year. You can’t walk into a store without hearing Mariah Carey’s breathy vocals on “All I Want for Christmas Is You” pumping through the overhead speakers. This is also the time of year when a lot of artists and songwriters release holiday music…

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Black Friyay Deals and Launches Inside

Happy Black Friyay, SongFancy fam! Here’s all the good stuff we’ve got going on for you: NEW: The SongFancy Store   That’s right, SongFancy now has a store front! You wanted them, they’re here – fun goodies like notebooks, mugs, hoodies, shirts, and stickers to tell the world that you’re a songwriter. Check out all…

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