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Liverpool Songwriting Competition Feedback.

LIVERPOOL SONGWRITING COMPETITION   

Liverpool Songwriting Competition: In a bid to to be successful and progress through to the next round of the Future Music Songwriting Competition, Liverpool’s best songwriters each performed their songs at the Liverpool Songwriting Competition which took place at The Liner Hotel in Liverpool this weekend. They were hoping to impress the music industry judging panel.

The judges for the Liverpool Songwriting Competition were;

  • Phillip Whittam from Liverpool Unsigned
  • Edward Smith a music manager
  • Darran Barker from DB Management

Liverpool’s Songwriting Competition: It isn’t possible for all songs to receive feedback so find selective feedback below. Please be aware views expressed by judges are opinions and subjective to that particular judging panel. These views in no way reflect the views of Future Music, and are published with a view to being beneficial to the performing acts. Please take the feedback on board with a view to helping in the future.

Liverpool Songwriting Competition Feedback

Junior – Your lyrics varied in tempo but went a little flat in places. Now look to work on your backing track. Click here for more information on recording studios – choosing the right recording studios.

Lewis Maxwell – Your song had good rhythm (guitar), flow and lyrics. It also had a nice tempo and vocals. Now continue to perfect your performance. Click here for live performance opportunities which will allow you to do this.

Hamish – Lilac Ocean; This was a well written song with a good flow of lyrics, good guitar work and a nice rhythm.  Tab; We like the rock n roll style of this song. Again it was well written with good lyrics and a nice rhythm. Old and Grey; This song also had the same good qualities of those above. Now continue to perfect your performance. Click here for live performance opportunities which will allow you to do this.

David – This song would benefit from additional dynamics and less repetition. Click here for more advice on musical dynamics

Jake – This was a confident performance. The song had a good flow and nice lyrics. Now continue to perfect your performance. Click here for live performance opportunities which will allow you to do this.

Reid Anderson – Never Wake Me Up; This song had a nice flow and good lyrics. The guitar work was good, but the tempo could benefit from potentially being changed. Click here for more advice on musical dynamics. Oh My Dead; This song had a good flow to it, with a nice rhythm and good guitar work.

Danielle Young – Breath Away; This song had good lyrics, a nice flow and tempo, and a good backing track. Wonderless; This song had nice lyrics but lacked a little in rhythm/tempo. Click here for more advice on musical dynamics.

Feedback for the Liverpool Songwriting Competition

Tabitha – This song had a good flow with great guitar work and a nice tempo. It also had good lyrics and a nice harmony. Now continue to perfect your performance. Click here for live performance opportunities which will allow you to do this.

Erin – This song was well written with a good flow and nice lyrics. Now continue to perfect your performance. Click here for live performance opportunities which will allow you to do this.

Nina – This song had great piano work with a nice tempo and flow. It was well written with good lyrics and a nice vocal. Now continue to perfect your performance. Click here for live performance opportunities which will allow you to do this.

Terrence – Who’s That Woman?; We loved the range in vocals in this song. The guitar work was good as were the lyrics. This song had a nice tempo and flow to it. Swamp Dog; This song had a nice flow with great guitar work and a good chorus. Possibly look to tweak the lyrics as they were a little overpowering in places. Now continue to perfect your performance. Click here for live performance opportunities which will allow you to do this.

Emma - This song was well written with nice lyrics and a good flow/tempo. Now continue to perfect your performance. Click here for live performance opportunities which will allow you to do this.

Ingrid - This song had a good beat but needed a change in tempo as it became a little flat. Click here for more advice on musical dynamics.

Jennine – Just me; This was a well written song with good lyrics and a nice flow. Now continue to perfect your performance. Click here for live performance opportunities which will allow you to do this.

Emma – This song had a nice chorus and the vocals were good. There was also a good flow to the lyrics but the backing track would benefit from some work on it. Click here for more information on recording studios – choosing the right recording studios.

Phil – This song would benefit from additional dynamics as it was a little flat and lacked tempo in places. Click here for more advice on musical dynamics.

Liverpool Songwriting Competition 

Don't miss out! Make sure to enter the Songwriting Contest now if you have a talent for songwriting! 

The Liverpool Regional Winners of the songwriting competition will be asked to perform at a Grand Final showcase at Dingwalls in London. They will be performing on the same stage that has hosted the likes of Mumford & Sons, Ellie Goulding, Coldplay and the Foo Fighters. 

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