Guitar Articles: Songwriting

  1. A Melodic Meditational Approach to Songwriting by Brandon Phillips

  2. Balance by Jeremy Cotton

  3. Compositional Inspiration

  4. Dynamite Dynamics

  5. Dynamite Dynamics

  6. Grunge Songwriting

  7. Listen! Tips For Composing, Part 1

  8. Odd Meter Guitar, Part One

  9. Odd Meter Guitar, Part Three

  10. Odd Meter Guitar, Part Two

  11. Riff Building Using 3 Scale Progression

  12. The Guitarist As A Composer

  13. Using Octaves For Layering

  14. Using Your Guitar As A Songwriting Tool

  15. Writing an Effective Melody

  16. Writing Chord Progressions in Major Keys: Part I

  17. Writing Chord Progressions in Major Keys: Part II

Recommended Reading

  1. Mel Bay's Deluxe Encyclopedia of Guitar Chords

  2. Mel Bay's Deluxe Encyclopedia of Guitar Chord Progressions

  3. Riffs: How to Create and Play Great Guitar Riffs

  4. Guitar for Dummies

  5. How to Write Songs on Guitar: A Guitar-Playing and Songwriting Course

  6. The Guitar Handbook

  7. Solo Jazz Guitar Method

  8. 21st Century Pro Method / Jazz Guitar - Swing to Bebop

  9. Hal Leonard Guitar Method Rock Guitar

  10. Rock Guitar For Dummies

  11. The Art of Playing Rock Guitar

  12. The Everything Rock and Blues Guitar Book: From Chords to Scales, Licks to Tricks, All You Need to Play Like the Greats

  13. Alternative Rock Guitar: Riffs, Tricks & Effects You Can Learn Today!

  14. The Acoustic Guitar Method

  15. Songwriting and the Guitar

  16. Amps!: The Other Half of Rock 'N' Roll

  17. 100 Tips for Acoustic Guitar You Should Have Been Told

  18. Performing Acoustic Music

  19. The Musician's Guide to Recording Acoustic Guitar

  20. Acoustic Guitar Method Chord Book

  21. The Acoustic Guitar Guide

  22. Alternate Tunings Guitar Essentials (Acoustic Guitar Magazine's Private Lessons)

  23. Acoustic Guitar Lead and Melody Basics (Acoustic Guitar Magazine's Private Lessons)

  24. The Art of the Amplifier

  25. Rhythm: A Step by Step Guide to Understanding Rhythm for Guitar

  26. Progressive Rhythm Guitar for Beginner to Advanced Students

  27. Rhythm Guitar : The Complete Guide

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