Links & Resources
Songwriting, Music and Recording Links

APRA (Australian Performing Rights Association)

ASCAP Song Expo

Australian Songwriters Conference

CMC Productions

Music New South Wales


McMusicSound Studio's

Nashville Songwriters Association International

Object Writing

Pat Pattison

Songs Alive! Australia 

Songwriting Society of Australia

Steve Seskin


The Valley Studio


Songwriting Books that proved useful

101 Songwriting Wrongs & How to Right Them: How To Craft & Sell Your Songs - Pat & Pete Luboff

A Monkey Manual For Songwriters - Karin Paparelli & Bill DiLuigi

Chicken Soup for the Soul - The Story Behind the Song - Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen & Jo-Ann Geffen

Confessions of a Serial Songwriter - Shelly Peiken

Do's & Don'ts Of Music Row - Liz Hengber

FutureHit.DNA - Jay Frank

Guitar Playing for Songwriters (Video) - Gary Talley

Makin' Stuff Up - Rand Bishop

Murphy's Laws Of Songwriting The Book - Ralph Murphy

Popular Lyric Writing 10 Steps To Effective Storytelling - Andrea Stolpe

Songwriters on Song Writing - Paul Zollo

Songwriting Without Boundaries - Pat Pattison

Songwriting: Essential Guide to Lyric Form & Structure - Pat Pattison

Songwriting: Essential Guide to Rhyming - Pat Pattison

The Billboard Guide To Writing & Producing Songs That Sell - Eric Beall

The Craft & Business of Songwriting - John Braheny

The Craft Of Lyric Writing - Sheila Davis

The Wizard of Ads - Roy H. Williams

This Business Of Songwriting - Jason Blume

Tunesmith - Jimmy Webb

Vocal Master Class - Renee Grant Williams

Writing Better Lyrics - Pat Pattison


My favourite stuff (equipment)

Apogee one - portable Audio Interface

Apple Logic - Digital Audio Workstation

Apple MacBook Pro and iMac 

Bose Companion 20 - Speakers

Fostex - Speakers

Masterwriter (Songwriting Software)

RME Fireface UC - Audio Interface

Takamine, Fender & Artist - Guitars

D'Addario - Strings

Yamaha - EMX5016CF Mixer