Anatomy of Songs: How Music Is Made

“Anatomy of Songs” is a series of illustrations by Canadian cartoonist John Atkinson that breaks down the musical genres of indie rock, country, blues, pop, etc. into their most basic elements. If you like his work and wish to support John’s future endeavours, check out his RedBubble store.

Anatomy of blues songs.

Anatomy of country songs.

Anatomy of classic rock songs.

Anatomy of pop songs.

Anatomy of punk songs.

Anatomy of bluegrass songs.

Anatomy of rap songs.

Anatomy of jazz songs.

Anatomy of folk songs.

Anatomy of new age songs.

Anatomy of grunge songs.

Anatomy of EDM songs.

Anatomy of classical songs.

Anatomy of metal songs.

Anatomy of indie songs.

3 thoughts on “Anatomy of Songs: How Music Is Made”

  1. I’ve just learned everything I needed to know about music composition that didn’t learn in Music Appreciation 101 in college!

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