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Songwriter U: John Prine’s Poetry of Spoken Language

“Give them easy words and easy thoughts, and let it move along," said Paul Simon.

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Dave Carter’s Final Class

Dave had his share of special and unique ideas about the nature of songs and songwriting that he shared mostly with friends and loved ones.

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“How do I get my music placed in TV and film?” is a question songwriters often ask. Well, here’s your chance to listen and learn straight from the source. The AIMP/Guild of Music Supervisors (GMS) is hosting...

Top Acoustic Guitarist Larry Beaird Will Teach You The Nashville Number System

Have you heard of the mysterious Nashville Number System and always wondered exactly what it is? Can it help increase your musical skills and help you better communicate to professional musicians? Larry Beaird, owner of Beaird...

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