Is your guitar playing limiting your songwriting abilities?

Do you want to . . .

  • Make your songs more commercially appealing
  • Break out of the same old chord shapes that limit your creativity 
  • Create different sonic textures and emotions to discover new melodic possibilities
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3 Day Strumming Boot Camp

Stuck in the same strum pattern? Feel like you have no sense of rhythm? Get ready for a 3 day mini course full of helpful hits to improving strumming.

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Songwriting Guitarist Quick Start Guide

Jump into writing ASAP with this helpful guide. Four voicing shapes you can use in multiple genres right now!

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Top 5 Mistakes Songwriting Guitarists Make

Your cowriters probably hear it but you don't. These are the 5 common mistakes that make your playing sound less than professional.

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Hi, I'm Mike Meiers, songwriter,

guitar coach, and producer..

I help songwriting guitarists enhance their skills

so they can write better songs and get them out

into the world

My Story. . .

For years I was a songwriter just like you.  I wanted my songs to be on TV.  I knew I could make more money with writing music instead of roaming the east coast in a van packed with 4 dudes and a bunch of gear, scraping by to earn gas money.  

Unfortunately everything I wrote sounded like my favorite music (pop-punk). This limited my ability to write in other styles and get placements on any shows. I found myself teaching guitar to supplement my income. 

In the back of my mind I still held on to the dream of being a songwriter. I almost gave up on my dream until. . .

I started to notice that there were certain shapes and patterns on the guitar that showed up across every genre of hit songs that I was teaching my students.

I worked out a system to easily write music in any style.

IT WORKED. I started getting placements. 

Fast forward to today:  I used what I created to write for other artists, license my music for TV and commercials, and earn a living as a musician. 

My Songs Have been heard on. . .

 

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Become a Songwriting For Guitar Insider 

Do you want to improve your songwriting skills, or get placements in film/TV? Want to know the songwriting secrets that I've used to license my music in film/TV, and get them cut by other artists?

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Download FREE The Songwriting Guitarist Quickstart Guide

Get the songs in your head out into the world and heard. With this guide you can finally have a plan of action!

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