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New Song – If I Stay!

I have a new song up on Soundcloud called If I Stay. Please take a listen, favorite it, share it, etc! This song is sorta special to me. Why? Because I took a very different approach to writing it, and

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Writing a Song – Melody and Chords

Next in my series of “Writing a Song” videos. In this video, I create a melody line and figure out chords for my song. Not a ton of instruction or suggestions here – it’s a video of my process. So

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Writing a Song – Starting with the Lyrics!

I’m writing and recording a song, and thought it would be fun to document my songwriting process. So – here’s a video explaining how I create lyrics from a hook or chorus idea. How do you write a song? I’d

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New Song – American Zombie

Here’s my newest song – American Zombie. Take a listen! Perfect for the upcoming election, I think!

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Disappearing – one Song, one Month

So I just wrote and recorded a song, from (almost) start to finish, in one month! The song is called Disappearing, and it’s embedded above. Listen and share! I follow Graham Cochrane’s blog The Recording Revolution. Graham’s blog is full

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David Lee King

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