Videos

How to Get People to Love Your Songs

Get THREE powerful insights to make your songs stand out above the crowd and engage your audience through responsibility, creativity, and action with veteran Christian songwriter and recording artist, John Chisum. This episode is a must for aspiring songwriters wanting to tap into deeper resources and take action to fulfill

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Carol Chisolm: From Burned Out to Bold New Ministry

Songwriter Success Story Carol Chisolm suffered with alopecia, a skin disorder that causes extreme hair loss. Embarrassment and shame were her constant companions. She hid beneath wigs and told no one of her condition, refusing to let even her family see her uncovered balding head. But Carol had no idea

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The Sin of Comparison with Jesus Culture’s Chris McClarney

This week on The Song Revolution Podcast, I had the very fun opportunity to interview global worship leader and songwriter, Chris McClarney. Chris got his start at 14-years old here in Nashville leading worship for his youth group and was encouraged by his mentors, Travis Cottrell and Benji Cowart, both

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Getting Real with Jason Gray

There’s a lot more to CCM Artist Jason Gray than meets the eye. Yes, more than the great radio airplay songs, the touring and concerts, and the lifestyle of a popular musician. Jason Gray is the real deal. In this encore episode of The Song Revolution Podcast, Jason gets real

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LINDA DOANE: Music, Faith, and Stage Four Cancer

This week on the Song Revolution Podcast, I interviewed miraculous cancer survivor and CCM Artist, Linda Doane. Linda’s testimony is one of faith and perseverance in the face of a terminal death sentence and of the ministry that is being birthed from her story. You may not have been given

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Imminent Imagery (Part 4 of 5 in Writing Hit Hooks Series)

If your songs fall flat and fail to connect with your fans, the problem may be more than alliteration (notice all the f’s in that sentence), though alliteration certainly helps. The problem may lie in the lack of imagery that literally pulls your listeners into the song with you. In

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Writing Hit Hooks Part 3 – Universality

In the first two videos, we covered why great songs begin with great IDEAS that are then crafted in to great HOOKS and supported with great LYRICS and MELODIES. In the second video we covered the power of crafting EMOTION into your song. In the third installment of a five-part

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