You’ve Been Writing Song Lyrics WrongAs musical styles progress and change with the times, one thing is for certain, writing song lyrics continues to play a vital part in what sets artists from being good to being considered a great. So for those of you currently in a creative drought, here is some advice from a few of the greats.
Jimi Hendrix on Artistic Liberties with the Facts
“Imagination is the key to my lyrics. The rest is painted with a little science fiction.”Photo Courtesy of the Artist[/caption] Many artists pigeonhole themselves by believing that every word written must be 100% accurate to their lives and story they are telling. Of course, speaking from your own personal experiences is vital in creating meaningful music. But the point is to get your message across in the best way possible. Sometimes, this might involve a little science fiction.
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