Robin Hilton. Bob Boilen. Courtesy of the artist hide caption. You'd figure Paul McCartney, the most well-known songwriter on planet Earth, would, by now, have confidence in his ability to write a song. I don't know how to do this.
How to Write Alternative Songs
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This article was co-authored by Tanisha Hall. This article has been viewed 56, times. Pop Punk combines the aggressive energy and instrumentation of punk with catchy melodies and hooks of pop music. Begun by The Ramones and Buzzcocks in the s and made famous by bands such as Green Day in the s and Blink in the s, pop punk has been popular and widespread for years. Luckily, there is no wrong way to write a pop punk song and, as far as writing music goes, the genre is relatively easy to learn.
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Being defined as something "other" has always left alternative music with an essential identity crisis. Alternative to what, exactly? Well, to orthodoxy. To the status quo.
Writing songs is tough. There are more great tools out there to help with songwriting than ever before. Need to find the right chord progression for that bridge? Or maybe you need a simple drum pattern to play along to? Or maybe you want to remember those perfect lyrics you wrote to end that chorus?