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15 Dec Posted by in Blog, Links | Comments

NightOut Radio – Part 1

NightOut Radio – Part 1

Over three years ago I began meeting with a successful podcast producer in hopes to start an Internet radio station. The station was to feature Seattle bands with an emphasis on Songwriters in Seattle. The Internet had become a major player in the broadcasting of music and this trend was only going to increase. The ...

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13 Dec Posted by in Blog | Comments

No. 8056: The Search for the Perfect Piano – Part 1

No. 8056: The Search for the Perfect Piano – Part 1

So this has nothing to do with social networking or recording ideas or songwriting tips.  It is just a story some fifteen years or so in the making of the search – a journey of sorts – for the perfect piano. Maybe someone coming across this can relate. Of finding that one instrument on which ...

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30 Nov Posted by in Music Biz, Podcast | Comments

SiS Podcast: Jennifer Cadence

SiS Podcast: Jennifer Cadence

November, 2011 Jennifer Cadence “Sapphire Blues” pop artist Jennifer Cadence is interviewed by SiS Organizer Chris Klimecky. They discuss the origins of her unique pop sound, her new EP “Mr. Universe,” and she gives 5 music business tips all musicians should follow. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Click the play icon above to ...

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Bill Derry

Bill Derry

Bill Derry is a musician and songwriter who has been regularly playing live throughout the Pacific Northwest for many years. He says he just “likes to perform” and has many variations with his band, solo, duo, trio, etc. playing a mix of classic rock, folk, and jazz. He has a a very laid back and ...

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SiS Merchandise on CafePress!

SiS Merchandise on CafePress!

There are many ways to support Songwriters in Seattle – with your time by attending events or volunteering, and financially through the purchase of music or direct donation. Now there is another easy, fun and stylish way to give back to the creative community: Songwriters in Seattle merchandise! We are proud to announce the launch ...

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28 Oct Posted by in Podcast | Comments

SiS Podcast: Michael “The Wanz” Wansley

SiS Podcast: Michael “The Wanz” Wansley

October, 2011 Michael “The Wanz” Wansley R&B/Hip Hop/Soul artist Michael “The Wanz” Wansley is interviewed by SiS Organizer Chris Klimecky. They discuss his long musical history in Seattle, his new songwriting and production process, and his evolution as a musician. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Click the play icon above to stream, or ...

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24 Oct Posted by in Blog, Tips | Comments

Songwriting Lesson: Matching Melodies and Lyrics

Songwriting Lesson: Matching Melodies and Lyrics

I would like to start off our little coaching session with a tip that is crucial for good song development. It’s sad but true that many songwriters ignore this skill I am about to tell you resulting in underdeveloped songs. It’s also a skill that’s not easy…I suppose that’s why many overlook it. Here it goes! ...

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Andy Glover

Andy Glover

Andy is a great guy and talented musician whose positive attitude shines out brightly in his songwriting. One of the most interesting things about Andy’s songwriting development is that he has documented it on YouTube at a steady pace over the last few years. Being an avid social media communicator and consistent, prolific songwriter has ...

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Aug/Sept 2011 Songwriting Contest Results!

Aug/Sept 2011 Songwriting Contest Results!

Thanks to everyone who sent in entries to the Songwriters in Seattle contest and thanks to Brian Nelson of Paintshaker Music for providing the grand prize: 8 hours of studio time at Elliot Bay Recording Company. Congratulations to the winner of our August/September 2011 Songwriting Contest… CHARLIE HEINEMANN For his song “LA Is Totally Awesome” ...

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02 Oct Posted by in Podcast | Comments

SiS Podcast: Jessica Lynne

SiS Podcast: Jessica Lynne

September, 2011 Jessica Lynne Country singer/songwriter Jessica Lynne joins Chris in the studio to discuss her move from Denmark to Seattle, being in love with country music in a place where that wasn’t the norm, and her debut EP Spiritual Cowgirl. Also, a live performance of “Fallen Angels Don’t Fly.” [Audio clip: view full post ...

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