Learning to Sing “There’s No Other Way” by Blur
“There’s No Other Way” by Blur is a classic Britpop anthem that showcases a unique combination of pop singing techniques with a dash of Indie rock flavor. The main vocal technique to note here is the use of Twang.
Twang is a bright and edgy vocal technique commonly used in pop and indie music for its distinct sound. If you’re new to Twang, start with this video exercise to get the hang of it. Twang is also used in songs like “Rolling in the Deep” by Adele and “Don’t Look Back in Anger” by Oasis.
Finding Your Vocal Range
First, determine your vocal range using our Vocal range test. Understanding your range will help you sing “There’s No Other Way” comfortably and identify if the song’s pitch falls within your capabilities.
Mastering the Song
Start by familiarizing yourself with the melody. Use our effective song learning guide to break down the song into manageable parts. Pay close attention to the verses where the use of Twang is most prominent.
Once you’ve gotten used to the melody and pitch, practice with our Pitch Training tool. This will help you maintain accuracy while transitioning between notes.
Blur’s performance often combined energy with laid-back cool. To emulate this, refer to our guides on performing on stage and overcoming stage fright. Remember, emulating a style should never compromise your authentic voice.
Practicing regularly with the correct techniques and tools will have you singing “There’s No Other Way” like a pro in no time. Happy singing!