MILTON KEYNES SONGWRITERS WANTED TO IMPRESS
Milton Keynes songwriters wanted to impress music industry judges.
Milton Keynes Songwriters Wanted to Impress: The Milton Keynes songwriters performed in front of a music industry judging panel at Milton Keynes C.C at the weekend. The Milton Keynes songwriters wanted to impress the music industry judges as they showcased their songwriting talent in a bid to progress to the live shows of the Future Music Songwriting Competition.
The judges that the Milton Keynes songwriters wanted to impress were:
- Dutch Van Spall from Big Help Management.
- Hannah Faulkner a professional singer.
- Ray Meadham, music manager and owner of Igig.tv.
- Nathan Morris from Upstream Producers.
Milton Keynes Songwriters Wanted to Impress: 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 and their songs. Please take the feedback on board with a view to helping in the future.
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Milton Keynes Songwriters Wanted To Impress Music Industry Judges – Feedback
John – Lovers Lane; This was a nice upbeat song with a catchy chorus but would benefit from more light and shade throughout. Click here for more advice on musical dynamics.
Dawn – You had some good repeated phrases but would benefit from producing a backing track to accompany your performance. Click here for more information on recording studios – choosing the right recording studios.
Lesley – Take Me As I am; This song had a nice melodic start to the verse and a good chorus but now work on giving it more of a hook. If I had a chance; This was a nice song with lovely lyrics and a nice shape to the chorus. Game of Life; This was a nice, strong song but needs stronger vocals at the chorus. Click here for live performance opportunities which will help you practice this.
Casha – It’s Started; this was memorable with a sing-a-long chorus. You now need to work on making the melody and hook more obvious. There; This song had a nice starting lyric and we liked the contrast in it. Now work on making it move and develop quicker. Nothing more; This is a nice soft song which conveys a lot of emotion. It would benefit from strengthening the melody and build; potentially look to have less plucking and more strumming. The chorus was strong but the verses could now be built on. Click here for more information on song structure for songwriters.
Feedback for Milton Keynes Songwriters Who Wanted to Impress
Paul – In truth; We liked the contrast of the rapping in the song. Now look to add more melodic and chord variation. Click here for more advice on musical dynamics.
Will – The melody and lyrics in your song are strong together, as are the chords. You have great vocals; now look to work on adding light and shade to the song. Click here for more advice on musical dynamics.
7 Hours West – Guns; This song has a lovely, understated feel to it. It is very quirky and sweet and has that holiday chill out vibe. Potentially look to shorten the second verse. Framed; This was a great song with nice build and great harmonies. The chorus was strong but the verses could now be built on. Click here for more information on song structure for songwriters.
Tom Lumley – Hide and seek; This song has a contemporary feel with nice quirks and a good chorus. It would now benefit from having a stronger hook/melody. Let me go; This had a nice, upbeat feel to it, but would benefit from having a smaller gap in the middle of the verse. The chorus was strong but the verses could now be built on. Click here for more information on song structure for songwriters.
Milton Keynes Songwriters Wanted To Impress
The Milton Keynes Regional winners of the Songwriting Competition will be asked to perform at a Grand Final Showcase at Dingwalls in London. This will be on the same stage that has hosted the likes of Mumford & Sons, Ellie Goulding, Coldplay and the Foo Fighters!
Milton Keynes songwriters are wanted to showcase their talent! For your chance to perform in front of music industry judges, click here to enter the Future Music Songwriting Competition now!
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