Month: May 2018

What the Music Modernization Act Means for You

For an aspiring songwriter, the [Music Modernization Act] (http://variety.com/t/music-modernization-act/) may seem as remote as a morning breeze in Borneo. But to those actively engaged in music making and business, it is epochal. The world has never seen such an outdated system of payment for intellectual properties take such a dynamic

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EVENT SPOTLIGHT: NCS Weekend Intensive an International Hit!

Empower your songwriting dreams with the NCS Weekend Intensive happening in Nashville June 21-23 featuring industry influencers Krissy Nordhoff, Cindy Morgan Brouwer, John Mays, Ginny Owens, Mike Harland, and the entire NCS Coaching Staff! There’s no such thing as “a self-made millionaire” or a self-made songwriter. Every successful businessperson knows

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Writing Hit Hooks Pt 3 – Emotion

“Music reaches beyond the thinking of the mind and goes straight into the heart and soul level” In this week’s episode, we’re continuing our series on “Writing HIt Hooks.” Today, we’re talking all about emotion. What does a specific song make you feel? If you’re like me, as soon as

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Audrey Assad – From the NCS Archives

Here’s the thing… Each of these episodes have SO MUCH GOLD in them that it’s hard to digest it all in one listen. So, today we’re jumping back to our conversation with the amazing Audrey Assad. Audrey Assad is, by her own admission, a very opinionated person. Of Middle Eastern descent, yet

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