#1
i wana write some stuff like say goodnight by Bullet for my valentine

anyone know what scales i should use?

help apprechiated
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#2
I suggest you learn that song and figure out what makes it cool. Tis what I do with Story of the Year music. Just learn what chords they use, and what types of progressions they use... then try your hand at it. You'll be a much better songwriter if you do.