November 2015

Be In-Formed

This month’s The Write Stuff focuses on the meaning of song form.

The following songs are examples of building excitement in the second verse:

“Vertigo” by U2

“Not Ready to Make Nice” by the Dixie Chicks


The following songs have a chorus and verse that both complement each other and provide contrast:

“Learn to Fly” by Foo Fighters

“Gravity” by Sara Bareilles