About
Peter Olsen is a songwriter/composer from Melbourne, Australia with 100+ credits with BBC News, CBS News, E News, VOX TV, DIY, RTL, NDR, WE, and many more. He has worked as a drummer for artists such as Fred Smith and Amanda Palmer. He also works as a music therapist for children with special needs.
General Info
 
First Name:
Peter
Last Name:
Olsen
Age:
38
City:
Melbourne
Country:
Australia
Songwriting Info
 
I am a:
Songwriter, Composer, Lyricist, Topline Writer
Looking for a:
Songwriter, Composer, Lyricist, Topline Writer, Beat Producer
Preferred collaboration style:
in person, video chat, email, cloud storage
Genres:
Alternative, Country, Folk, Indie, Pop, Rock, Singer/Songwriter
I'm strongest at:
lyrics, topline writing/hooks, melodies, chord progressions
Instruments I write with:
guitar, piano, vocals, drums, bass
Sounds like:
Ed Sheeran, Bob Dylan, Josh Pike, Eddie Vedder
Influences:
Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Tom Waits, Justin Bieber, Rolling Stones, Sarah Aarons, way too many to mention!
Songwriting is my:
part-time job, planned career
Songwriting Achievements:
Selected Credits:

House Hunters: Turnkey Vs. Fixer-Upper in Austin, Tx

House Hunters: Outside the Box

The Bachelor (Germany) Episode 4

Mama June: From Not to Hot: Tater Totta & Forklift Freida

Mama June: From Not to Hot: Red Hot Mama

Mama June: From Not to Hot: Mama Frankenstein

Salvage Dawgs: Wayne Lanes Bowling Alley

The Cromarties: Cro Potty Training

The Cromarties: Happy Bear-Day Jagger

CBS 2 News Saturday 8/7/17

CBS 2 News at 5PM 4/7/17

Kowalski & Schmidt (Germany)

​ CBBC Newsround 1/7/16

Masters of Illusion - A Symphony of Magic

My Grandmother's Ravioli - Lower East Side Story

Quality Problems (movie 2017)

​Santa Stole Our Dog: A Merry Doggone Christmas! (movie 2017)
Personal Songwriting Goals:
Write songs for other artists. Getting signed and having a hit of course!
Collaboration Goals:
publishing deal, sync placement (film, TV, video games), mainstream artist release
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