Songwriting: The Track Person

There are usually three kinds of people in the room for a co-write.  The lyricist, a melody person, and the track person. Today we take a quick look at how having someone adding sounds to the sonic landscape can inspire a melody and direct lyrics in ways that might otherwise be impossible. http://musicandministry.co/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Podcast-015.mp3Podcast: Play in[…]

For The Church By The Church with Jess Cates

Our first guest is a big one as Jess Cates, from jesscatesmusic.com joins us to share lessons he’s learned from being a professional songwriter for his entire adult life. He’s written many #1 pop songs for artists such as the Backstreet Boys and Nick Lachey but he also wrote “Even So Come” that was recorded[…]