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Rule #5: Make sure every line of your verses and bridge provides new information

Rule #5: Make sure every line of your verses and bridge provides new information: 20 Unofficial Rules of Songwriting
Rule #5: Make sure every line of your verses and bridge provides new information: 20 Unofficial Rules of Songwriting

Making sure that each line of your verses and bridge presents new information is a great way to keep your songs interesting. Veteran songwriter Cliff Goldmacher reminds you that given how little space you have to tell a story in songs, you can't afford to say the same thing twice. This songwriting training video helps you to consider the listener's attention span and keep the story moving forward.

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