Melody-First-Like Mindset: Album When the Morning Comes

Have you ever imagined what if you go back to the era full of classical music? At that time, the sound of music was nearly completed by composers, and the audience enjoyed the process of sensing the emotions hid in every riff, melody, and inverted chord. For composers, they could express all of their thoughts, [...]

[repost] Projecting Trends: What There 4 Music Startups Reveal About the Future of Music

The battlefield of business has never closed. Every revolution within an industry is completed by those "newborns," who have the powers to destroy the widely recognized giants with stable business models. The music business is no exception. The author of the following article, Bas Grasmayer, has shared his projections on these latent destroyers and the future trends of [...]

Songwriter Interview Comments

It’s very easy to get some truth by interviewing musicians who experienced the vicissitude of the music industry. In a meeting with songwriter Burt Bacharach and lyricist Hal David conducted by Song Talk, two sensitive topics manifested themselves. Hits and Commercial Success According to Bacharach’s memory, he was struggling for compromising on commercial proneness at [...]