Tag: covering songs

  • What Are Your Favorite Songs That Are Impossible to Cover?

    What Are Your Favorite Songs That Are Impossible to Cover?

    In ep. 52 of Themes and Variation Soundfly’s podcast panel discusses “Songs That Are Impossible to Cover” with songwriter and producer Redah.

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  • What Makes a Great Cover Song?

    What Makes a Great Cover Song?

    That’s the question we’re asking, answering, and passing along in Episode 5 of Soundfly’s new podcast, “Themes and Variation.” Check it out!

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  • Kenneka Cook on Taking Music Out of the Loop Pedal and into a Live Band

    Kenneka Cook on Taking Music Out of the Loop Pedal and into a Live Band

    Welcome back to Soundfly’s weekly interview series, Incorrect Music, curated by guitarist, singer, and composer Lora-Faye Åshuvud (of the band Arthur Moon). In this series, we present intimate conversations with artists who are striving to push the boundaries of their process and craft. Richmond, Virginia’s Kenneka Cook credits her early explorations in arranging to the loop pedal, which she started experimenting […]

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  • How to Visually Spice up Your Cover Videos

    How to Visually Spice up Your Cover Videos

    Well, we’ve all heard it before… The song that is… And although it’s lovely hearing renditions that sound nearly identical to the song on the radio, it’s also quite lovely to hear and see something totally different. Something creatively infused… something with SPICE! So, if you’re recording and shooting cover music videos, I challenge you to add […]

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  • How to Create the Best Ever Cover Song on YouTube

    How to Create the Best Ever Cover Song on YouTube

    Covers are wonderful in so many ways. If you are a new artist, learning to take on a cover song challenges you to learn new material, and offers exposure for your originals. If you are a seasoned artist, adding covers to your routine can help you grow and define yourself as a musician, and give […]

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  • 6 Lessons for Musicians from the Robin Thicke Verdict

    The music world is up in arms. In case you’ve been living under a rock, here’s what happened: Last week a jury decided that Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams had violated the copyright of Marvin Gaye’s “Got to Give It Up” with their hit song “Blurred Lines”. The song made $16.67 million dollars, so the songwriters […]

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