Whether you are trying to write songs for the commercial market or are just writing songs for your own pleasure, here are some things that I think make a song “better.”
Michael Logen and his music have something in common: neither come at you with any obvious force. You don't feel like you're being talked into anything you don't want to buy.
Several year ago, my publisher asked me to attend a song camp in Sweden. I love to travel, but Sweden is a long way from the comfortable confines of Nashville.
Every now and then, in the crazy, competitive world in which I live, I have to remind myself WHY I write.