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Issue 7.7 - October 2004
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@-- Editor's Musings
@-- Music Reviews - by Brett Thompson, Stacey Board & Kathy Brackley
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@-- Songwriting Book Review - by James Linderman
@-- Musical Notes - Songwriting Contests & Market Info.
@-- Muse's Clues - Songwriting Web sites that inspire - brought
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866.BERKLEE (866.237.5533) or by visiting us: ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ E d i t o r ' s M u s i n g s : ----------------------------------------------------------------- Hello again for another month. Well, autumn is now upon us. I really love this time of year (and not just because October is the month of my birthday :)). While I complain about the cold and snow when it's wintertime, Ontario Canada has just about the prettiest leaf-turning colors I've ever seen in my life. There's just something about that brilliant orangy-red color on leaves and the scent of woodsmoke in the air that thrills me and makes me glad to be alive. I hope you all are being inspired by your surroundings too! We have another new columnist! It's been busy around here. :) Please help me welcome Linda Dessau to our roster of columnists. Linda, a music therapist and life coach, will be combining her passion for music with her passion for wellness in her column devoted to self-care for songwriters, Soul Writing ( I hope you'll drop by her column and read her first article (which you'll also find excerpted below). You can comment on it within her dedicated forum in the Muse's Muse Message Board at Incidentally, the Muse's Muse member CD being put together on the message boards is coming right along. :) For those of you interested in checking out the discussion, have a look at The raffle winners this month are: * Karl Miller from White Mills, PA has won a copy of the "Musician's Toolkit" (for details, see * Terry Fernihough from Nepean, ON has won a copy of VSS's songwriting organization product, Lyricist (for details and information on a discount offered, see * Dee Worley from Columbia, MO has won a copy of the book reviewed in this issue of the newsletter (below): "The Songwriter's Workshop: Melody" by Jimmy Kachulis ( * Latoya Hucks from Aurora, CO has won a 6 month subscription to the Onlinegigs ( service. This valuable service is a powerful tool for musicians, agents, record companies and managers designed to virtually automate the administration of booking and promoting a band or bands. Happy writing! --Jodi Back to Menu ================================================================= S p o n s o r M e s s a g e : (Please support the sponsors that support this newsletter! Thanks!) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ INTERNATIONAL SONGWRITING COMPETITION 2004 NOW ACCEPTING ENTRIES. $100,000 IN CASH AND PRIZES. Deadline: Oct 15, 2004 2004 Judges: Monte Lipman (Pres., Universal Recs); Bo Diddley; Aaron Lewis (Staind); John Ondrasik (Five For Fighting); Sean "P. Diddy" Combs; Clint Black; David Hidalgo (Los Lobos); Peter Furler (Newsboys); Alan Meltzer (CEO, Wind-Up Recs); Michael McDonald (President, ATO Recs); Tracy Gershon (Sr. Dir A&R, Sony Recs Nashville); Kim Stephens (VP A&R, Lava Recs); Barbara Sedun (VP Creative, EMI Music Pub. Canada); Leib Ostrow (CEO, Music For Little People) and many more. ================================================================= M u s i c R e v i e w s : by Brett Thompson, Stacey Board & Kathy Brackley ----------------------------------------------------------------- NEW MUSIC REVIEWS SINCE LAST MONTH INCLUDE: Reviews by Kathy Brackley * Allison Scola * Tom Hamilton * Various, African Underground, Vol 1 Reviews by Stacey Board: * Heillig Manoeuvre * Jim Croce * Epigene * Indra’s Web * Mann Wolf Reviews by Brett Thompson: * PB Ploy * Erin Frisby --------------- ****** For bios on each of the reviewers, see . If you're considering sending in your own CD for review, you can also view that page to find out which reviewer reviews your genre. Thanks! Back to Menu ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ N e w A r t i s t S p o t l i g h t A d d i t i o n s : Great music is only a click away! Here is the latest addition to the Artist Spotlight section of The Muse's Muse at ----------------------------------------------------------------- holovox - Genre: ELECTRONIC The debut halovox CD contains over 70 minutes of innovative and passionate synthpop/electronica. Includes "Deception," "Make Me Yours," "Save Yourself," "Foolish Slave," "Retrospect" and a breathtaking cover of the Depeche Mode classic "Fly On The Windscreen." ---- Cole Jennison - Genre: SINGER/SONGWRITER Singer/Songwriter Cole Jennison wasn't always so driven to succeed. After a youth full of sirens and suspensions, he pulled himself together and focused in on Singing and Songwriting. After 5 years of performing and writing for two rock bands ("By Permit Only" and "Heed") there are two full albums added to his songwriting lineage. Now on his own, Cole's music comes straight from the heart. ---- Irene Jackson - Genre: SINGER/SONGWRITER Jackson's introspective, refreshingly cheerful Folk Pop recalls the glory days of James Taylor and Carole King. The sweet-voiced Canadian sings about the pleasures and pains of ordinary life in a quotidian way that draws favorable comparisons to a less countrified Nanci Griffith. ================================================================= S o n g w r i t i n g B o o k R e v i e w : by James Linderman "The Songwriter's Workshop: Melody" by Jimmy Kachulis ----------------------------------------------------------------- Melody seems to be the element of songwriting that is most consistently compromised in contemporary music. It is either made to fit into our latest, favorite chord progression or made to conform to our lyrics, with their story line or essential message. Worse still, we force it onto a groove that will define the sub style that our song will be categorized in, but don't provide it with much of its own freedom of expression. It's often a wonder that any really singable melodies get written at all when it seems that they often take a backseat to the other essential ingredients of the song. The irony of this is that in many respects the melody "is" the song. How it's developed has much to do with the songs ultimate outcome and destiny. Listeners hum the melody, not the chords and not the groove and regrettably they rarely ever know more than about half of the real words. Berklee associate professor Jimmy Kachulis has written this workbook that not only puts melody in the forefront where it should be but also offers strategies for creating better melodies within the framework of all of the other important elements of a song. Because this is a textbook, the introduction deals mostly with how you should navigate through the book and gives some rudimentary information on melody to help you ramp up to the first group of chapters called Unit One. Each chapter in Unit One takes an analytical look at the rhythmic possibilities available when creating melody. These include note length, phrase length, phrase openings and stress locations, phrase endings and various types of repetition and contrast. Each chapter explains its premise, offers a musical example that also appears as an audio clip on the accompanying CD, and, like most textbooks, gives an assignment. Unit Two deals with pitch and what a note's particular relation would be to its chord. It builds a foundational knowledge of melodic construction from one single chord tone in chapter one to writing "whole key" melodies by this unit's conclusion. The remaining units feature melodic writing, across and over various chords, such as the ones you'd find in a progression from a real song. There's also a unit on building melodies over bass lines and riffs. The Appendix has some awesome theoretical charts for chord scales in each key and some recommended progressions to try writing melodies over. This book's greatest feature, in my opinion, is the CD. It really brings the theoretical concept to life but it also gives those who are not so great at reading notation, a chance to benefit from the book's illuminating examples. This would be a great book for writers who find that when they listen back to their songs in succession, there is a lot of melodic overlap. It would also be good for writers like me who are not great singers and want to learn how to write tunes that are better than their voice tends to inspire. The Songwriter's Workshop - Melody by Jimmy Kachulis can be found and ultimately purchased at (on the second page). ****** ABOUT THE REVIEWER: James Linderman lives and works at theharmonyhouse, a music lesson, songwriting and music pre-production facility in Newmarket, Ontario, Canada. He is the Songwriters Association of Canada regional coordinator for Newmarket and leads a music workshop program for Life 100.3 Christian radio. James writes songwriting articles for The Muse's News web magazine, Canadian Musician Magazine and Professional Musician Magazine. Contact James at: Back to Menu ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ S p o n s o r M e s s a g e : (Please support the sponsors that support this newsletter! Thanks!) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ SPOTLIGHT YOUR MUSIC ON THE MUSE'S MUSE! The Muse's Muse Songwriting Resource (online since 1995) now has a section of Artist Spotlights at where musicians and songwriters of all genres can strut their stuff. Newly spotlighted artists are also mentioned in this newsletter (see above). Check out for more details! ================================================================= M u s i c a l N o t e s : Songwriting Contests & Market Info. In the interest of conserving space, I will only be including changes to this listing in this newsletter. All other contests and market information that have already been listed here, are displayed at & . Please check there regularly for updates! ----------------------------------------------------------------- 2005 MICHIGAN SONGWRITING CONTEST OPENS The 2005 Michigan Songwriting Contest is now open to all current and former residents of the state, and features 13 winners, a $1,000 cash prize, and performance and publicity opportunities. No age limits, no music categories. We're looking for Michigan's best songs: rock, folk, country, jazz, instrumental, Christian, alt-anything, hip hop. Each song judged on it's own merits. Formerly the Metro Detroit Songwriting Contest, this year's contest is co-sponsored by Elderly Instruments and Lamb's Retreat for Songwriters. Contest opened Set. 1, 2004. Deadline for entries is March 31, 2005. For info on the 2004 winners and the 2005 contest, go to ----------------------------------------------------------------- 2004 GREAT AMERICAN SONG CONTEST - Deadline: November 5, 2004 The 6th annual Great American Song Contest features Awards & Prizes for 45 winners in 9 categories. Judges include Grammy-nominated songwriters, music publishers and recording artists. ALL ENTRANTS receive a written evaluation of their songs. Categories are: Pop, Rock, Acoustic/Folk, Country, Christian/Gospel, Instrumental, R&B/Hip-Hop and a "Lyrics Only" category for lyricists. There's also a Special Music category for Patriotic, Novelty, Christmas & Children's songs. Sponsored by Songwriters Resource Network, a trusted education resource for songwriters everywhere. Visit for more details. ----------------------------------------------------------------- 2004 UNISONG INTERNATIONAL SONG CONTEST OPEN FOR ENTRIES! Offering cash, prizes and real opportunities to new and developing songwriters around the world. Selected winners will appear on a special limited edition CD and one Grand Prize winner will win a trip to write new songs with established professional songwriters. Enter by MP3, CD or Cassette! Entry deadline is November 30, 2004 Visit for more details. ----------------------------------------------------------------- MUSE'S NEWS READERS -- TAKE a FREE COURSE! is pleased to make this special offer of a free course available to all Muse's News Readers (a $40 value). 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Presenters include master teacher Paul Reisler, award-winning actress Julie Portman, special guests Grammy-winning songwriter Jon Vezner and music-maker extraordinaire Billy Jonas. For registration information contact or or call 1-304-689-8034 ----------------------------------------------------------------- SONGWRITING CONSULTATION SPECIAL OFFER: Pete & Pat Luboff will pay for the phone call for Muse's Muse songwriters who use the Luboffs' songwriting consultation service. The service provides detailed, constructive song analysis, answers to all your creative and business questions and references to contacts when appropriate. Visit for more information. ----------------------------------------------------------------- LEARN ABOUT MUSIC FROM THE SCHOOL THAT KNOWS - ONLINE! Berklee College of Music has launched its web site after nearly two years in development. This ambitious offering provides songwriters opportunities to take online music writing courses and explore new music career directions. Users can create a personal or band web page containing bios, MP3s, images, reviews, news, and links that are useful resources to potential employers, collaborators, and students. For more information visit: ----------------------------------------------------------------- INTRODUCING A SPECIAL WEBSITE PROMOTION PACKAGE ESPECIALLY FOR MUSICIANS/SONGWRITERS It's important for your website to be found once it's created. We all know this. But who can afford the promotion a website needs to truly make its mark on the web? Now YOU can. This package is offered exclusively to Muse's Muse visitors only. Do you have a website that no one knows about? Do you want it to stand out from the crowd? Now you can get it promoted for a fraction of the price most search engine optimization packages would cost you. Visit for more details. Back to Menu ================================================================= M u s e ' s C l u e s : by Irene Jackson ©1998-2004 Moonstone Productions All Rights Reserved. Used By Permission ----------------------------------------------------------------- This month's inspirational website is in the form of an article from Music Dish ( It was transcribed from a talk given by Gilli Moon to the Songwriter's Guild of America in Nashville at a presentation back in March of this year. First of all, Music Dish has a great monthly newsletter. I subscribed to it quite a while ago and almost always find something of interest to read each month. Next to the Muse's Muse newsletter, it's one of the best! The focus is primarily on the music business for independents as well as traditional part of the biz, but it has areas devoted to songwriting, career tips, what they call a "Digital School" and plenty of other points of interest. This month's Gilli Moon article in their newsletter caught my eye. First of all, Gilli is someone who has a lot of irons in the fire...she is a recording artist, songwriter, author and entrepreneur, and has learned a lot since her musical beginnings "in the wilderness in Australia". From a very remote place, she has managed to come a long way in a few short years. In this one talk, she pretty much covers the whole gambit of being an independent artist, complete with links to websites that might help you and a good pep talk on getting out there and doing it for yourself. Even if you don't have your sights on being a performing songwriter, there is some great advice here. Gilli also has a non-profit society and website called Songsalive! ( which is another great online resource and hangout for the would-be artist/performer/songwriter. It includes a list of Chapters in various cities in the US and Australia, different events online and off, articles and reviews, forums, showcasing and the list goes on and on. So if you're looking for a really good pep talk, a lot of encouragement and some new places to surf to get your own inspiration, read through the Music Dish article and follow the links! ****** Irene Jackson is a performing songwriter from Victoria, BC in Canada. Aside from writing, recording and performing, she also maintains a website for songwriters that includes tips, articles and more links of interest. Her eagerly anticipated CD "Catnip" is finally here, and her earlier recordings have had attention everywhere from Japan to South America. Songwriting Tips: Homepage: Songs on MP3: Back to Menu ================================================================= F e a t u r e d A r t i c l e : Where do you write, and why does it matter? - by Linda Dessau © 2004 ----- Editor's Note: This is Linda's first article for The Muse's Muse as our newest columnist. Please do feel free to comment on it if you'd like, in her new message board forum at! :) ----------------------------------------------------------------- Take a look around you right now. Look away from the computer screen and scan around – the surface of your desk or table. Now scan farther to look at the rest of the room. Close your eyes and imagine the rooms you can't see from here, particularly the space where you most often work on your songs. Take a deep breath and really take in the image. What's the impact? If you're like me, a reformed pack rat and clutter-magnet (and I think many creative people are), you might even find it difficult to breathe - almost as if the piles, mess, unwanted and un-useable items are taking up air. Well, they are! Clutter, essentially anything you don't need, use or love, affects your songwriting on many levels. In your workspace, it's messy and makes it harder to find and use what you need to get your work done. In your schedule, it creates chaos and a feeling of a lack of time. In your mind, it clogs the pathway to your intuition and feeds fear and self-doubt. In your heart, it blocks out love and peace by hanging onto negative emotions from the past. In your body, it weighs you down by making it harder to take care of yourself and harder to hear the messages your body sends you. In your relationships, it clouds your communication and affects your ability to give and receive. This article will give you come clues for how to spot clutter in your life, and tips on how to begin clearing it out. Do you have physical clutter? * Do you spend a lot of time looking for things when you're trying to work? * Do you feel uninspired, or even dragged down, by what you see around you in your workspace? * Does the clutter distract you by reminding you of things you need to do (broken things that need to be fixed, half-finished projects, unanswered mail, unpaid bills)? * Are there things in your workspace that you haven't looked at in years? * Does anything in your workspace remind you of unpleasant experiences? Creative energy needs space. While some of the artists I spoke to when writing my book, "The Creativity Interviews", seemed to thrive in chaos and busy-ness, most equated creative flow with a peaceful serenity surrounded by open time and open space. An interesting aside is that sometimes we do our best writing when we're away from our workspace - riding on trains, sitting in cafés or surrounded by nature. Do you have time clutter? ----------------------------------------------------------------- For the rest of this enlightening article, please visit: ----------------------------------------------------------------- ****** Linda Dessau is a singer, musician, accredited music therapist and certified life coach. She enjoys using songwriting as a therapeutic tool, to help her clients with special needs express their thoughts and feelings or achieve other goals such as movement and participation. She has also personally used songwriting as a form of personal growth and self-expression. Linda brings creative artists of all types together in her Everyday Artist community - sign-up for free today ( and join the conversation! Back to Menu ================================================================= " O N S I T E " F E A T U R E D A R T I C L E : ----------------------------------------------------------------- Jerry Flattum, creator of the Entertainment Cyberscope, has returned (Good to have you back, Jerry!)! So to celebrate that return, I'd like to direct you to his latest article, "What Is A Song?" here: A song is defined not only by its structural components--melody, lyric, harmony--but also by style, genre, production, vocalist and message. A quick historical view will help illustrate how songs through the ages have in some ways remained the same, but also how it is the differences that define more accurately what a song is. The Entertainment Cyberscope can be viewed off of Jerry's columnist page at
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Muse's Muse visitors can take home the product for $5.00 off the V3 introductory sale price of $39.95 just for purchasing through the purchase button provided off of the review. For more information, visit the review url above or call us at 888.732.1176 inside the U.S.A. and Canada or 603.726-4499 outside the U.S.A. ----------------------------------------------------------------- REAL ANSWERS TO REAL QUESTIONS, An eBook About Copyright & Publishing If you want to know how to protect yourself as a songwriter in this digital age, you need this book - EXCLUSIVELY offered through The Muse's Muse. And it's now HALF PRICE! Visit to learn more! ----------------------------------------------------------------- BOOK YOUR LIFE @ INDIE-MUSIC.COM is the smart DIY way to advance your music business career. We empower you with thousands of contacts - labels, radio, media, TV & Film, local music stores - including over 7000 complete venue listings all across America. Our listings will save you hours of time in Internet searches alone! In addition, you get free promotion on our Industry-Leading website, monthly tips on where & how to submit your music, and super-handy organizational tools available from any computer. For musicians and industry professionals. ----------------------------------------------------------------- MUSIC BUSINESS SOFTWARE FROM PATTEN SOUND Record Company in a Box is a complete independent record company management software. Tour Manager allows the tracking of all concert and tour specifics. Music Business Contracts contains 100 of the most necessary music industry contracts available. Studio Business Forms is a collection of 43 recording studio business forms. For more details, point your browser to: ----------------------------------------------------------------- DOES THIS SOUND FAMILIAR TO YOU? You wanted to become a musician/songwriter and earn a living from music because it's CREATIVE and EXCITING. Yet here you are struggling with your CD burner, hunting through A&R directories, searching for stamps, etc ... Wouldn't life be easier if you could spend your precious creative time writing music rather than envelopes ?! Let The Music Broker Network take care of pitching & promoting your songs to Labels, Publishers, Film & TV: via both post & email. We leave you to what you do best: be creative. 10% DISCOUNT to Muse's Muse members: simply enter a discount code of MUSE when you checkout: ----------------------------------------------------------------- REACH NEW FANS ON MEDIAFEAST Looking to reach new fans? MediaFeast is an online independent music retailer dedicated to helping independent artists bring new music to fans and helping listeners find great new music. Create a free account and then have the opportunity to add albums for sale on In addition to prepackaged albums such as those sold at traditional retailers, MediaFeast offers the sale of one-off albums that are produced to order using a master artist disc and associated artwork. Artists set the selling prices for all of their albums and receive all profits above the base cost. Sign up through this ad and receive four free Pure Profit sales, where you will keep 100% of the selling price! Visit for details. ----------------------------------------------------------------- THE 5th EDITION OF THE INDIE BIBLE IS NOW AVAILABLE! The Indie Bible shows you where to get your music reviewed, your songs played, and your CDs sold. Now in its fifth edition, The Indie Bible has 330 pages of valuable contacts and music-related articles. The 5th Edition of the Indie Bible contains: 4000 publications from around the world that will REVIEW your CD! 3200 radio stations from around the world will PLAY your songs! 675 vendors and services that will help you to SELL your music! 500 helpful resources and sites where you can PROMOTE your band! 200 sites where you can UPLOAD your band's MP3 files! 50 articles that will help your career to MOVE forward rapidly! For details and to order online visit: ================================================================= ADVERTISING RATES: For Classifieds: US$50 Max. 8 lines, where a line = 65 characters including spaces and punctuation. All contracts must be prepaid. Write to: For Newsletter Sponsorship rates and other advertising opportunities, please see . Back to Menu
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