Writing in the Edit

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I love to ‘fix’ a lyric after its recorded.

Sometimes all a chorus needs is a rearrangement. It doesn’t need new words. It doesn’t need more complication.

The chorus to my new song ‘Breaking our Hearts In’ was a bit too wordy. I chopped up the vocal as is, copy pasted some sections to repeat, and hey presto.

There’s a lot to be said for ‘writing’ a song after it’s recorded. You don’t have a blank canvas. You have to work with what you’ve got. It’s a great way to focus you in to the essence of the song and not look externally for the answer.

Sometimes the answer

Comes from within

Not from without.

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