Episode 102: You're Crazy, You're a Genius Jan 31, 2024

Are you pursuing an unconventional or creative passion? This episode explores the challenges faced by all who venture into unique paths. When host Mike Meiers first set out to pursue music, even close people in his life thought he was nuts to try it; until he succeeded and got his...

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Episode 101: John Lunn Jan 17, 2024

Mike sits down with the extraordinary composer, John Lunn, known for his outstanding work on shows like Shetland, The Last Kingdom, and Downton Abbey. Miek, dives deep into John's extensive background in both classical and pop music, exploring the intricate process of composing for television and...

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Lessons Learned from 100 Episodes Jan 10, 2024

Join host, Mike Meiers on a journey through the highs, lows, and revelations of the Songwriting for Guitar Podcast. From initial hesitations to unexpected growth, Mike shares the top five lessons he learned in reaching 100 episodes, and how they can relate and empower your music career. 

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Episode 99: 5 Ways to Beat Songwriter's Block Oct 25, 2023

This podcast was based on an article I wrote for American Songwriter Magazine 

Read below or listen to the podcast episode #99 on anywhere you stream podcasts.

 

5 Ways To Break Through Songwriter’s Block
By Mike Meiers


Writer's block is a challenge that all songwriters, from...

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Episode 98: Tips to Gain Confidence in Your Songwriting Oct 18, 2023

 

Welcome to a special episode where we dive into essential insights on becoming a more confident and successful songwriter. In this conversation, we join Mike Meiers and Judy Stakee as they discuss the journey of gaining confidence in songwriting and offer valuable tips for songwriters of...

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Podcast Episode 97: Live Gigs to Full Time Production Oct 04, 2023

Ep. 97 Live Gigs to Full Time Production 

Join Mike Meiers and Steph Trivison in this awesome podcast episode where they talk about the journey  of going from live gigging into commercial production, and prove  even though it’s not...

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Episode 96: Five Steps for the Modern Songwriter to Start Getting Placements Sep 20, 2023

Don't miss out on the chance to supercharge your music career through sync licensing!

This exciting episode is cut from a live session hosted by Mike Meiers at the Austin Music Foundation.

In this hour-long deep dive into the world of sync, Mike shares invaluable insights on how to kickstart your...

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Episode 95: Why'd You Write a Book, Mike? Sep 13, 2023

In the world of short form viral videos and online courses, why would someone create a physical  book as a a teaching tool? C.O.O. Heather Taylor, asks the hard hitting questions in this week’s Songwriting for Guitar Podcast Episode.

Pre-Order your copy of "The Songwriting Guitarist"...

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Ep: 94 - Co-Writing, The Second Hour Sep 06, 2023

Welcome to part two! Now that you've completed the first hour of your co-writing session (following our previous episode, "Co-Writing, The First Hour"), you've gained insights into how to maximize that initial hour by focusing on building a strong connection with your co-writer and ensuring...

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Episode 93: Co-writing, The First Hour Aug 30, 2023

In the world of songwriting, collaboration can lead to the best results. It has the power to transform your creative process and elevate your songwriting to new heights. But, most people shy away from co-writing because of its challenges and the unknowns.

 In this episode, Mike Meiers delves...

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Episode 92: Leverage your Guitar to Get Great Gigs! Aug 23, 2023

 

Why do some people get great gigs and others can’t get a feature at an open mic?

In this episode, we argue that your guitar playing is in fact the gateway to consistent and better paying gigs.

Picture this  : You’re a songwriting guitarist who can play solo or accompany a...

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Episode 91: Unlocking Creative Potential - The 5 Books You Can't Miss Aug 16, 2023

Mike hasn’t always geeked out on books, in school it wasn’t what interested him at all. But now as an entrepreneur and musician, he reads like crazy! Why? Because he’s found books that completely engaged his mind and unlocked transformation in his life. 

Amongst the many...

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Episode 90: Seids, Making it Happen Aug 09, 2023

Episode 90- Seids, Making it Happen

Dive into the world of influencing with Seids! Driven by a genuine passion to make musicians' lives easier, she introduces her followers to exciting tech innovations that make production and music creation more accessible to the public.

You may already be...

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Pre Order My Book! Aug 03, 2023

The Songwriting Guitarist will soon be making it's way to the doors of songwriters and guitarists everywhere! Pre-order the book here.

In a world of viral tiktoks, reels, and short attention spans. . .why would I make a book?

Like a physical book with pages and no funny viral dance...

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