I Write Music

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    With the sun at our backs And our feet in the

    sands Il take your hand in mine And kiss you yet again Nothing prepared us for The bond that was forged But we can't complain now My world can be yours I will give you everything Drop all that I have To see you smile like the first night And many more again I can feel your...
    ApocTheComet ApocTheComet
    22-25, M
    Jan 12, 2014

    Penning a Tune

     When 16, I bought my first electric guitar. I wanted to be like John Lennon or Paul McCartney. I got together with a schoolfriend of mine and we wrote a song. He thought we were amazing because we "made" something that wasn't there before he came over.  ...
    UncleDevilShow UncleDevilShow
    41-45, M
    1 Response Feb 20, 2008

    Show Me The Money!

    I play guitar and write music. I'm not sure how good I am at it, I sure haven't made any money at it but in all honesty I don't think that matters much. I have a very deep creative, passionate side to me. I am very, very much a "feeler" type of person. I cry when I watch the TV...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 23, 2011

    I'm 15 and i write music.

    I can play the synthesizer and i am really into synth pop. Please listen? http://www.youtube.com/user/HorrorSlasherBLO0d Give honest brutal opinions so i can improve! Thanks!
    kingdra17 kingdra17
    18-21
    Jan 2, 2014

    Good Writing Partner

    I moved away from my hometown for a few years, and met some musicians but never ended up playing live in my "new hometown." One of the bands that was trying to make a go of it had a good lead singer. I was playing bass in that project. My buddy asked me if I could turn some of...
    pfproperty pfproperty
    41-45, M
    Sep 10, 2011

    'Im through being taking advantage for,

    I think I might just express myself I feel like getting drunk, take a knife and just cut myself Hold me tight I feel so alone, look into these eyes I've had no sleep Drinks on me as soon as i get home, have a drink I feel so depress Innocent but don't get me wrong, judging me...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 16, 2015

    think I've been lonely all my life I feel

    so empty so restricted, moments pass by slowly Without you I'd be nothing, with you it's everything Oula, you're beautiful i might just be addicted Around you it's no one but me, honestly Beauty, intelligences, too intimidated to gaze into your eyes When I say I love you I...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Oct 11, 2015

    When They Get Up and Dance

    I remember in the tall tree'd park: Darrel on his long dead father's 200 year old violin that he 'liberated' from a  German village as he was moving through and had to snap the neck off, to get it in his pack;  and here we were playing a waltz with it and me ...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jun 28, 2008

    I Have Found My Center.

    I have found my center, my true self, through music. Many moons ago, I fought this idea, in denial, but now I understand that music is all that I am. I've been composing music since I was a child, and I have written new music every single day for the last 16 years (for a time...
    ninthpulse ninthpulse
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jul 29, 2013

    I know it, but I'm not stupid He's a f**** boy!

    maybe I love it, but I'm not stupid Everything that was said felt Persuasive My standards are low, but I'm not stupid Sadly, I felt stupid for all that I was engaged in I might have done wrong, but I'm not stupid I screwed up, did it all too aggressive Wondering how...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 16, 2015

    Open your eyes Do you understand what this for?

    Can you see what's in store It might just be you Maybe it's me Maybe I can't see Why would you sit beside me Why would you stare into my eyes Hugging, holding me tight Prepared to enjoy this ride I know your intentions No confusion, I'm prepared to have this night Come on...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 19, 2015

    I've written a few songs

    for fun so I'm not sure if I should upload them? If I am it's probably gonna be on sound cloud. What do you guys think I should do?
    AncoraPraelia AncoraPraelia
    16-17, F
    1 Response Dec 12, 2013

    Here are some lyrics I'm making on the spot.

    Someone please save me from this nightmare I feel broken I feel that I've been lost The cloth has been pulled over hiding my shame, I'm going under Questioning whose left to blame And the rest that remains, remains un spoken of but goes down under... (chorus) If you...
    Katastr0ph3 Katastr0ph3
    18-21, F
    Dec 17, 2013

    I have been playing for eleven years

    and my reading skills are not where they should be, yet i love composing piano and i could improvise for years on end. Writing music (especially original music) is like capturing some of your soul down on paper.
    mariatheresae mariatheresae
    18-21, F
    Feb 19, 2014

    Me, Myself And What I Do.

    Well... Ever since i was around Six ( maybe even younger ), I had a passion for singing songs. Whatever was on the radio at the time, I learnt the lyrics and sung it despite my inability to sound good whilst singing. As time went past I started to listen to...
    iLegend iLegend
    18-21, M
    Nov 4, 2009

    Sitting at my piano and I can't find the right

    notes. Nothing is clicking lately and I don't know why. I used to be able to sit here and just go. Maybe I've lost my creativity. Or maybe I just lost motivation and inspiration. Ugh
    imlostinthis imlostinthis
    22-25, M
    May 24, 2014

    People'S War

    INTRO-(HERE...WE....GO) round 1 step right up, you talked the talk now walk the damn line. Stop running your mouth,just step aside, (Step Aside) Get up off the ground, Get off your knees, follow me through the smoke i'll set you free. (Set you free) this is a war that can't...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 28, 2013

    I Don't "write" It, Per Se

    But I do compose and arrange.  Sure, I could write it all down, but it seems too much work at the moment. I'd rather spend my days just letting my fingers dance on the keyboard than holding a pencil in my hand trying to remember what notes I played. I'm sure I could pay someone...
    MasterOfStudies MasterOfStudies
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 17, 2011

    I'm probably addicted I just gave it all,

    yet I feel so restricted Kiss me on the lips Oula you make me feel convicted I came to you with open arms, loving me you never considered All the jealous guys, turned them all down Bounty on my head because I took them all down Picture us together with our heads down Love...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Oct 15, 2015

    The Goal

    For as long as I can remember, I've always wanted to be a music composer. Something in my heart has always told me that I was born to compose music. I write a lot of music, just for fun. I write a lot of classical music, mainly for strings. I've even composed a full-score...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Aug 25, 2009

    When They Get Up and Dance

    I remember in the tall tree'd park: Darrel on his long dead father's 200 year old violin that he 'liberated' from a  German village as he was moving through and had to snap the neck off, to get it in his pack;  and here we were playing a waltz with it and me ...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jun 28, 2008

    He's fault we broke up,

    everything wrong keeps creeping up Broken hearts and shady scars Drunk for the first time, do you know what's that like? You should have seen us fight, he deserves to be locked in bars Fell in love yet moments of dark clouds, cloud by Pain, anger, confusion, lust and...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 17, 2015

    It's Like Crack

    I find the whole experience of writing music unlike almost any other.  When that first part of an idea pops into your head and starts growing legs.  Taking that idea, recording it, listening back, think of all the possible places it could go.  Both the songs that...
    musickink musickink
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Dec 7, 2008

    Why do I always fall in things

    that I can't have Why do I always lose this game When everybody else are so happy now I'm still sitting here and wonder when Every time I think I've got there I realize that it's just a mistake Happiness is such a temporary thing it comes and goes depending on the wind Chorus...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 14, 2015

    Latest Show

    The Band and Myself just had a AMAZING show called Rock'a Thon it was a amazing event plus we got to see and play with some pretty awesome bands. we played with (Phineas, dismiss the serpent. forevermore, of mice and men, and the dearly departed) check those guys out they are...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    May 24, 2013

    I write music about life,

    sex, murder, drugs, money, and family
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 27, 2014

    My New Song, Thoughts?

    Intro- (scream)-HELL YEAH Taring down the walls, Smashing windows, breaking the doors, we stop till its ******* war. (whoaaa) (guitar break) We wont stop , and we wont die, We'll be strong, (scream)- WE WILL SURVIVE Chorus- We will Survive, we will live our lives, (scream)- WE...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 13, 2013

    You love me, trust me I know It might seem

    crazy but it's something i find amusing Even if you pretend not too, it's okay I love you Kiss me there, touch me there, passion Im Pursuing Feels good, Oula I know you want too You love me too, No point in refusing Touch my body, hold my body with passion Kiss me there...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 16, 2015

    How Do I Do It???????

    I am posting this story in the hopes that someone will have some good advice for me. I have an entire CD worth of songs that I want to record and release.  I've produced all the tracks, but something isn't quite right, so I want to work with a professional producer to...
    cssoulsearching cssoulsearching
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 19, 2010

    By the end of the 2012,

    "free time" had become sort of a rare commodity. As the responsibilities piled up, I found I had less time to do what I loved: play the drums. The only time I was really able to play aside from my weekly lesson was during rehearsal with the community jazz band. On top of that...
    lemmy2012 lemmy2012
    18-21, M
    Sep 26, 2014

    I Almost Cried

    So tonite me and my band had a show to play and after the show this little boy who couldnt be more than 67 years old comes up to me and asks if i could sign his T-shirt, he had his dad buy it from our merch booth, so we signed it and after he hugged me and said "you guys are my...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 8, 2013

    I just cannot sing, that song.

    Written on the screen, that song. Makes me want to screeeeaaamm, That song Oh it's always on my miiinnd.. Yet i still trrrry. ;)
    Faelanthewulf Faelanthewulf
    16-17, M
    1 Response Jan 14, 2015

    Oula please love me good I knew

    that you're that bad type too From the beginning I already knew Only if I was good You'd probably love me too You put me on the pedestal So bad, did I really deserve this Our bodies are one, my heart is capable I'm through with all the childish games Maybe I deserve to be...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 12, 2015

    I just wrote something

    that made me very happy and sad at the same time. The music is a guitar/piano piece that starts with an arpeggio for then to mix with thunder sound effects and later a piano playing high octave notes and a solid beat. All of this in 80 bpm. I wrote the lyrics and recorded the...
    Ralphael Ralphael
    22-25, M
    Aug 11, 2014

    Or more accurately I start to write music

    but don't always finish. It's a nice creative outlet for me.
    purplemusicprincess purplemusicprincess
    31-35, F
    1 Response May 2, 2014

    I made a instrumental project.

    Anyone want to listen? https://soundcloud.com/prodmelancholy/sets/drown-me
    LonelyIncubus LonelyIncubus
    16-17, M
    Feb 7, 2015

    First Lable Gig

    Im so excited, tonight me and the boys have our first ever gig under our new lable =] its for a festival that helps raises money and awarness for kids/childhoood diseases =] im so supper happy to be able to help and rock out =] who says metal bands cant do any good? lol
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    May 4, 2013

    Of course -- I don't play any instruments.

    .. and I don't sing. But late at night, when I can't sleep (which happens many nights), I like to use GarageBand to make what I like to call "my own kind of neo-classical" msuic. Just pianos, bass, guitars, flutes, and strings put together to make a relaxing song to help me to...
    Boulier Boulier
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 12, 2014

    Me And My Band

    So i am in a band, and we have been chosen to be part of cd that is alot like the "pop goes punk" series the deal is we pick a catchy or happening song from todays music and do it our way. Now the problem is we cant think of a song to cover :p I'm asking for suggestions, so if...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 17, 2013

    I just wrote the song to my heart

    and I love writing music. I will always write and reach out
    LastofmyKind LastofmyKind
    26-30, F
    Oct 14, 2014

    Most nights, like tonight,

    I sit in the basement with a guitar in my lap and a notepad in front of me. For awhile it's been difficult. It's like I have so many feelings going on that it's like I feel nothing at all. It doesn't matter If I can make the guitar sing beautifully if I can't find the words to...
    jmill123 jmill123
    18-21, M
    May 14, 2015

    Now U See Me

    I wrote this song about a summer camp crush Now you see me Now you don't Now you need me Now you won't WHY can't you fi------nd What you ne-----ed. Why can't you lo---ok and you'll se------e why can't you liste--n 'cuz you'll hea-----r exactl----y...
    IcyBabe12 IcyBabe12
    13-15, F
    Jun 5, 2011

    Related Experiences

    Today the pop singer Prince has died that I just found out who he was. His music is ok I guess. Anyways R.I.P. Today in My chemistry class we were assigned a partner and my...
    Freeman33 Freeman33
    16-17, M
    Apr 21
    Today I found out that a singer name Prince from the 80's passed away at the age 57. He was kinda young but we will always remember him and his music.
    Elizabethp69 Elizabethp69
    16-17, F
    Apr 21
    I wanna do a lighter post I guess before it's the end. Almost like a finale. I just don't know exactly what to write about, but I might just write about a few random things that...
    rana3434 rana3434
    41-45, F
    Apr 20
    So, I'm thinking this might be my last experience to write on EP. I made my account after deleting Facebook. I just wanted that outlet. When I look back to the day I first made...
    ExploreroftheUnknown ExploreroftheUnknown
    18-21, M
    Apr 19
    Dusk and starlight sweet summer air sifts through your hair passing memories dewdrop lips twinkling eyes a hopeful heart fire crackling in the hearth embers mimicking fireflies...
    Smileydork Smileydork
    16-17, F
    Apr 18
    I have a wide or broad span of music in my home. I love all kinds of real music except for rap crap. I love the music from the 40s through the 80s mostly. I have hundreds of CDs...
    southernnudistlifestyle southernnudistlifestyle
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 18
    There are nights when I want to cry but I can't, so I just stare at my ceiling. And then there are nights when I'm just reading a book, or listening to music, and then suddenly...
    wherehorizonsmeet wherehorizonsmeet
    18-21, F
    Apr 17
    I love to write! Though I'm an amateur, I love to write fiction. Recently it's all Resident Evil fan fiction but who cares? I love it. I would like to become an author and...
    BakaNekoDansu BakaNekoDansu
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 17
    I think music in itself is healing. It's an explosive expression of humanity. It's something we are all touched by. No matter what culture we're from, everyone loves music. Billy...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 16
    Ok so I have a very unique taste in music and I don't think anyone will like this song discovery that I have found, but I just wanted to share and I don't have anyone in person who...
    samiisprink samiisprink
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 16
    Now playing: You Were Meant For Me by Sting Ah, old love songs are so nice. I do not have a special someone at the moment, but the idea of having to enjoy this kind of a beautiful...
    SparkofDecency SparkofDecency
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 16
    ok i never wrote a story before i just got this idea of how it would be keeping my dreams nd thoughts in paper i just wrote one part so please do read it and tell me the flaws and...
    thendofmisery thendofmisery
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 15
    I use painfully loud music as a way to keep me sane, same way I use cutting myself.
    Mau5ington Mau5ington
    18-21, M
    Apr 15
    For those that like EDM music, this is a good song from Lionel Richie that l found in my records. Lionel Richie - all around the world ( Bob Sinclar remix ) https://youtu.be...
    Ruben1970 Ruben1970
    41-45, M
    Apr 14
    I hate artists not because of their songs but for the fact that they ruined a good tune and the same tune cannot be used again to make a better song. You totally ruined one...
    infie infie
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 14
    Oh yeah...gotta love the '80s. I missed 'em. Damn. But at least the music is still around. And honestly? The best music happened in the '80s. We had hard rock, metal ... all the...
    AsYetNameless AsYetNameless
    13-15, T
    1 Response Apr 14
    music which can makes feel happy
    Anjalibhasin Anjalibhasin
    16-17, F
    Apr 14
    Love New Wave one of the coolest music from the 80s
    CoolMan1981 CoolMan1981
    31-35, M
    Apr 14
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