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The Creative Process #8 Dance with the dead

What do you consider the most important traits that a song and an album must have before you consider it to be completed? The songs have to tell a story. Take the listener on a journey. What are the actual steps that you take when you are creating? Do you need to enter or go to a certain setting in order to get creative? It usually starts off with a melody hook or a riff. Then we build the song off of that. Whatever’s triggering the idea, whether it’s a beat, guitar riff or a synth chord. Then we’ll start puzzling the song together.

Muziktology’s Proust Questionnaire #4 The Danse Society

What is your idea of perfect happiness? Maeth: Being at peace with myself no matter what. Paul: Being in creative mode and making something special What is your most marked characteristic? Maeth: Unpredictably creative. Paul: Patience What do you consider your greatest achievement? Maeth: Being immune from outside influences of any kind, especially mass media....

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