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Songwriting Basics for Guitarists: 21 Songwriting Tips from the Masters

Make the most of your guitar as a writing tool with advice from Paul Simon, Elvis Costello, Joni Mitchell, and others.
  • Find inspiration for songs by exploring your instrument in new ways.
  • Discover musical ideas in unfamiliar places and bring them back to the guitar.
 By Jeffrey Pepper Rodgers