2 Hour New Track Challenge: Isaiah 53

Today I challenged myself to produce a new track in a couple of hours. I had no lyrics, no music to start with. And then I wrote this song, based on Isaiah 53.

Isaiah 53

5 Tips for Fast Songwriting

Is there a secret to writing songs fast? Here’s how I did it at least.

  1. Don’t be a perfectionist
  2. Write within your comfort zone
  3. Keep it simple (stupid)
  4. Set a cutoff time/deadline
  5. Publish it before you can change your mind

That’s really it. So here you are, listening to a piece that was created within a couple of hours after work.

define: at·ro·phy

Atrophy: To waste away, typically due to the degeneration of cells, or become vestigial during evolution.

Atrophy – Destruction Falls

Atrophy is song that has lingering, hanging beats and destructive tendencies. It is full of glitches, pauses, and a slow heavy groove. Personally, it’s one of my favorites.