May 10, 2017

How Every Mumford, Alt-J and Chainsmokers Song is Written


With immense fame comes inevitable parody. Pop artists Mumford & Sons, Alt-J and The Chainsmokers are often lauded and derided for their hit songs and in the three funny videos below, people explain how to create songs in the style of the artists above.

While the Alt-J and Mumford vids have been around for a few years, the Chainsmokers parody was a recent viral sensation and prompted this compilation post. Enjoy!



Every Mumford and Sons Song Basically



How EVERY Chainsmokers Song is Written



How To Write an Alt-J Song