Songwriting: Researching & Networking

Updated: Apr 7

Updated: October 20, 2021

There’s nothing like learning from other songwriters who have dedicated their lives to the art and craft of songwriting. Prepare yourself by joining a trusted organization like NSAI, networking with industry professionals, reading publications by other professional songwriters, and listening to other writers and their music. As I’ve heard so many songwriters say, “Start writing and keep writing." I’ve provided additional links below to inspire and encourage you on your songwriting journey.

Education and Inspiration:

· NSAI (Nashville Songwriters Association International)

· FullCircleMusic

· MusicRowCoach

· SongFancy

· SongTown

· SongwritingPro

· Beaird Music Group “Songwriter Minute” Video Series

· Top 80 Songwriting Blogs and Websites

Writer's Nights in Nashville, TN:

· Belcourt Taps

· 3rd & Lindsley Bar & Grille

· The Bluebird Café

· Commodore Grille

· Exit/In

· The Listening Room Cafe

· Puckett's of Leiper's Fork

· The Row