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Yes, talent and instinct play an important role when it comes to songwriting. But you know what else does? Study, analysis and practice.
Almost every songwriter out there has some level of instinct and talent in the craft of songwriting or else they wouldn’t be in it right? But one thing that most of them downplay is the need to study and learn new things.
There is even a myth that studying will get in the way of their instinct. And it makes talented songwriters complacent and leads them into bad habits. Habits that stop them from achieving their full potential.
So read on here to find out which bad habits you may have invited into your writing process.
Any of them sound familiar?