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Writing A Lot Isn’t Enough

A lot of people share their frustrations that they feel like they are just spinning their wheels with songwriting. When asked what they are doing to improve their craft, the most common answer is “Well I am writing a lot.” Let me tell you, writing a lot isn’t enough. Don’t get me wrong, I don’t […]


Songwriter Solutions Spotlight: Addy Taylor

   Songwriter Solutions recently had a chance to sit down with Addy Taylor, a Winston Salem native who is nominated for “Songwriter of the Year” through Nashville Universe. Get to know this up and coming songwriter in our first entry into our Songwriter Solutions Spotlight Series! SS: Tell us how you got into music growing […]

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2014 Triad Music Festival In Review

  The weekend of the 16th-19th saw the end of the third annual Triad Music Festival in Winston-Salem. The festival is the vision of Liz May, owner of SoundLizzard Productions. This year’s event ran from January 16th-19th and saw the addition of several new shows across the musical spectrum. I had the joy of attending […]

SongTownUSA Webinar

The Right Way To Write A Hit Song & The Secret To Success

   I recently had the opportunity to attend a webinar with veteran songwriter Danny Myrick who is known for the hard rockin’ up-tempo hits he’s penned for superstar artists Jason Aldean, Tim McGraw, and Craig Morgan. The event was put on by SongTownUSA, a new songwriting community out of Nashville, curated by some of the […]

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Songwriter Solutions Top Country Albums Of 2013

As the year wraps up, Songwriter Solutions takes a look back at what we think were the Top Country Albums of 2013. We think these 20 entries well represent the past year in Modern Country, Classic Country and Americana. One thing is consistent, great songwriting abounds! So did I get it right? Let me know […]

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Who Are We?

Songwriter Solutions came about out of necessity. We identified a need in our local community of Winston Salem, North Carolina to bring together three groups within our community; songwriters & artists, the businesses that provide services for those individuals, and the establishments and venues that support original music. In addition we wanted to create an […]