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How to Record Your Own Songs At Home with Baily Hager

In this episode of the Rustic Songbird podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Baily Hager about the process of how to record your own songs at home.

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Why You Should Join A Performing Rights Organization with Katie Mae

In this episode of the Rustic Songbird Podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Katie Mae Vogrin about what a performing right organization does and why you need one.

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Start Where You Are with Kezia Alford

In this episode of the Rustic Songbird podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Kezia Alford about starting as a music artist and how to start where you are.

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How To Prepare To Record In A Studio with Evan Sieling

In this episode of The Rustic Songbird podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Evan Sieling about about how to prepare to record in a studio, and what NOT to do.

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Songwriting Survival Kit

Check out my compiled list of 10 products that can make a songwriter's life easier when on the go and constantly have ideas. The songwriting survival kit!

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A Mother Like You by JJ Heller Acoustic Guitar Chord Tutorial

Acoustic guitar cover of “A Mother Like You” by JJ Heller. This is a guitar chord tutorial if you're learning how to play this song.

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How To Build A Team That Succeeds with Erskin Anavitarte

In this episode of the Rustic Songbird podcast, Erskin Anavitarte shares 3 keys to building a team that succeeds. He shares about the team for his music career.

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Writing Songs for the Local Church with Sophie Lockhart

In this episode of the Rustic Songbird podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Sophie Lockhart about her songwriting process and writing songs for the local church.

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Trusting God's Will For Healing

In this episode of the Rustic Songbird Podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Rachel Barrentine about her experience trusting God's will for healing while dealing with years of illness from lyme disease. Her story will inspire you to the seek the Lord during your struggles.

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How To Keep Showing Up with Earl Arnold

In this episode, Lydia Walker interviews Earl Arnold about how to be committed to your songwriting craft, and how to keep showing up. He shares tips for overcoming some of the biggest struggles songwriters deal with.

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Finding Your Unique Voice with Rachael Mann

In this episode, Lydia Walker interviews Rachael Mann about how to find your unique voice. Rachael shares encouragement for writers and artists to be yourself and do what you love.

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Writing From An Encounter With God with Bria Jean

In this episode, Lydia Walker interviews Bria Jean about writing songs, coming from a place of worship and an encounter with God. Her insight into singing your prayers will leave you inspired to go deeper with the Lord and let your songs flow from your time spent with Him.

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Learning Structure and Storytelling with Curt Ryle

In this episode of the Rustic Songbird Podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Curt Ryle about song structure and storytelling in songwriting.

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Making Time To Write with Lottie Partridge

In this episode of the Rustic Songbird Podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Lottie Partridge about making time to write, and making songwriting a priority.

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Christmas Memories and Songwriting Tips with Richard Bair

In this episode of the Rustic Songbird podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Richard Bair and they talk about memories of Christmastime, and share tips for songwriters.

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Hi there, I'm Lydia!

I'm a singer/songwriter and worship leader, and I love to share what I've learned along the way with other musicians.  I'm a wife and new mom, and it's important to me to have a healthy balance of time with family and still have a successful business. Here on my blog, I'll be sharing about the journey and hope you will gain some helpful insights from my experience.

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Recent Articles

  1. How to Record Your Own Songs At Home with Baily Hager

    Sep 01, 19 02:28 PM

    In this episode of the Rustic Songbird podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Baily Hager about the process of how to record your own songs at home.

    Read More

  2. Why You Should Join A Performing Rights Organization with Katie Mae

    Aug 19, 19 08:40 AM

    In this episode of the Rustic Songbird Podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Katie Mae Vogrin about what a performing right organization does and why you need one.

    Read More

  3. Start Where You Are with Kezia Alford

    Aug 05, 19 08:43 AM

    In this episode of the Rustic Songbird podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Kezia Alford about starting as a music artist and how to start where you are.

    Read More