Mastering ‘Come On Eileen’ by Dexy’s Midnight Runners
Upon hearing ‘Come On Eileen’, the first thing you might notice is the exhilarating use of twang. This technique helps project the voice and create a specific vocal quality, one that’s expressive and forward-placed. Twang isn’t limited to this song; it’s used extensively in country singing and has been employed by singers like Dolly Parton and Chris Stapleton in their hits.
How to Nail ‘Twang’
Handle Different Song Sections
‘Come On Eileen’ changes through several time signatures and keys. Don’t get overwhelmed. Begin by analyzing the song’s structure using our guide. This will assist you in breaking down the song into manageable sections.
Vocal Range and Pitch Accuracy Impact
Singing ‘Come On Eileen’ is undeniably fun yet challenging. Keep practicing, focus on achieving twang, accurate pitch, breath control and you will surely get there. Don’t forget to enjoy the process!