#1
I've been playing guitar for about 4 years on and off now. I'm starting to really get back into it. I can play alot of songs I look up tabs for with practice, but I have no idea where to start when it comes to writing my own stuff. Any advice?
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#2
Well i just listen to a lot of music and try to mix and match styles from different bands and hope for the best really, maybe thats just me though...
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#3
Some people start with lyrics, some start with a melody/chords and the music.

Its up to you which your more confident with.

I tend to write lyrics, then write a guitar part of a suitable style. Then sometimes you kinda mould your lyrics around the tune you make for them. Don't be afraid to adapt parts and change parts frequently.