By Shelly Peiken

ISBN-10: 1495049256

ISBN-13: 9781495049255

(Book). Confessions of a Serial Songwriter is an fun and poignant memoir approximately songwriter Shelly Peiken's trip from younger lady falling lower than the spell of magical songs to operating specialist songwriter writing hits of her personal. it really is approximately turning out to be up, the artistic procedure the highs and the lows, the conflicts that come up among motherhood and profession good fortune, the divas and schemers, but in addition the gifted and memorable humans she's stumbled on alongside the way in which. it really is full of tales and step by step suggestion concerning the songwriting method, specially collaboration. And it really is concerning the problem of staying suitable in a speedily altering and youth-driven global. As Shelly so eloquently states in Confessions of a Serial Songwriter : "If I needed to get a hold of one X issue that i may cite as a attribute such a lot hit songs have in universal (and this excludes hit songs which are positioned forth by means of an already well-oiled machine...that is, a recording artist who has lots notoriety and momentum that nearly something she or he releases, so long as it is 'pretty good,' could have an honest shot at succeeding), i might say it might be: A common sentiment in a different body ." Peiken has tapped the common sentiment many times; her songs were recorded through such artists as Christina Aguilera, Natalie Cole, Selena Gomez, Celine Dion, the Pretenders, and others. In Confessions of a Serial Songwriter , she pulls the curtain again at the song company from the viewpoint of a behind-the-scenes hit writer and stocks valuable perception into the craft of songwriting.

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