Doug Creamer: Music and words - Salisbury Post Salisbury Post
Have you ever gotten a tune stuck in your head? Sometimes advertising tunes are so catchy I find myself humming or even whistling their tune. “I wish I were an ...
Freddie Gibbs, Tierra Whack, Fetty Wap, and the Week’s Music Moments The Ringer
Welcome to So Necessary, a new weekly roundup of the latest songs, celebrity disses, funny acronyms, shiver-inducing bars, and airy vocal flourishes you ...
Lake Erie Folk Fest brings music, dance to Euclid's Shore Cultural Center on Saturday - cleveland.com
Lake Erie Folk Fest brings music, dance to Euclid's Shore Cultural Center on Saturday cleveland.com
EUCLID, Ohio –– It's 10 a.m. Friday, and Shore Cultural Center is filled with students and music. The students, grades one through six, are from Euclid, ...
Andrew Shuford hopes new music will 'strike a chord' with listeners after Light Brigade era - Red and Black
Andrew Shuford hopes new music will 'strike a chord' with listeners after Light Brigade era Red and Black
When Andrew Shuford's sang his last line of lyrics in the Georgia Theatre, it signaled the end of the Light Brigade, a local band composed of University of ...
Music by Request playlist for February 23, 2019 Interlochen
Thanks to listeners in St. Ignace, Torch Lake, Ludington, Old Mission Peninsula and many other places for your requests this week. 1. Hans Zimmer &
Phil Keaggy's spiritual music defies categorizing Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
While recording his Beyond Nature album, Phil Keaggy spent many hours doing three things -- playing acoustic guitar, taking long walks in the woods and ...
Linda Ronstadt returns to homeland, rekindling love affair with Mexican music, culture - Arizona Daily Star
Linda Ronstadt returns to homeland, rekindling love affair with Mexican music, culture Arizona Daily Star
As the bus headed north and the Naco Port of Entry disappeared in the southern distance, Tucson-born singer Linda Ronstadt comfortably reclined in the rear ...
Florida Inmate Sues Prison After Losing $550 Worth of Music Slate
An inmate has filed a class-action suit against the Florida Department of Corrections for confiscating his digital media files. William Demler says that since 2012, ...
Music review: Maine College of Art provides apt setting for modernist music concert Press Herald
The American Contemporary Music Ensemble, better known by its acronym, ACME, came to Portland on Thursday evening to offer a varied, if remarkably ...
WATCH: MNL48 releases music video for 'Palusot Ko'y Maybe' ABS-CBN News
It feels apt that MNL48, the local sister group of Japan's super popular idol group AKB48, would release the music video for a song about getting on a bicycle ...
Nikki Sixx talks new Motley Crue music for 'The Dirt,' weighs in on Ariana Grande fame USA TODAY
Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx chats with USA TODAY about the band's first new music together in four years, written for their upcoming Netflix biopic.
Hot Springs Music Club to hold auditions for music scholarships Hot Springs Sentinel
Hot Springs Music Club will hold auditions for music scholarships on April 13, according to Kathie White, club president. Applicants must be residents of Garland ...
Traveling piano man uplifts people by taking his love of music and his dog on the road KLAS-TV
Danny Kean is the Traveling Piano Man. He and his dog "Mo" take their soft melody around town, playing from the back of a red pickup truck.
Signing Music brings sweet sounds to Kentucky Christian's program - The Tribune Ironton Tribune
Jim Walker firstname.lastname@example.org. COAL GROVE — “Seasons change and so did I. You need not wonder why.” Those two lines from the song “No ...
Putin Orders Government to Support Pop Music The Moscow Times
President Vladimir Putin has instructed the government to draw up a plan to support popular music months after young independent artists were pressured to ...
Gift of Music: Annual Good Samaritan concert to benefit homeless messenger-inquirer
Inside a tucked-away room at Settle Memorial United Methodist Church, choir members were working toward a crescendo on Wednesday night as they practiced ...
The Soundtrack to Space Exploration Slate
In space, no one can hear you sing. But music has played a significant role in space exploration.
YouTube Covers of Pop Music Songs - Acoustic Covers of Songs Cosmopolitan.com
Acoustic, acapella, and just plain amazing YouTube covers of your favorite pop songs.
Hands on: Ruark R5 Hi-Fi Music System review TechRadar
We thought the R5 sounded brilliant, and we loved the design – but, its hefty price tag might put off casual listeners and relegate it to the world of audiophiles.
RECing Crews ART-Ability Studio offers art, music experience The Augusta Chronicle
Jalen Owens picked through the multi-colored tissue paper squares to find the yellow and turquoise ones. With a little assistance from his mother, Jocelyn ...
Ennio Morricone settles old scores with ‘simplistic’ directors The Guardian
Eminent Hollywood composer, 90, hits out at film-makers' poor understanding of music.
Rant & Rave: Quiet music preferred in coffee shop Seattle Times
Readers rant about coffee shop music, rave about closing business on snow days.
The Social Movement Mix Tape: Smithsonian Record Label Spotlights The Music Of Change WAMU 88.5
A new box set from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings taps into the record label's vast archives.
Tumultuous times, suburban awakenings, music and more: Mango Groove's Claire Johnston gives a rare inside glimpse at her career - Channel 24
Tumultuous times, suburban awakenings, music and more: Mango Groove's Claire Johnston gives a rare inside glimpse at her career Channel 24
One of the most iconic voices in South African music sat down with us to tell us all about growing up as part of Mango Groove.
Here's how loud you can play music in your car WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando
ORLANDO, Fla. - News 6 traffic safety expert Trooper Steve Montiero answers viewer questions about the rules of the road every week, helping Orlando-area ...
Tickets on sale for Music on the Marr festival News & Star
Tickets are now on sale for the 10th anniversary staging of an award-winning Cumbrian music festival.
Music's in the air this weekend at the Lehigh Valley Mall lehighvalleylive.com
Instructor Gloriana Sewell looks on as 15-year-old Southern Lehigh High School student Erica Wang performs during the 36th annual Hannah Young ...
Fred Foster, Founder of Monument Records and Combine Music, Dead at 87 CMT.com
Country Music Hall of Fame member Fred Foster -- an early champion of such rising talents as Kris Kristofferson, Dolly Parton and Roy Orbison -- died ...
John Legend on Kanye West, Making Political Music and Morality in Art New York Times
[Update: The R&B singer R. Kelly was charged on Friday in Chicago with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse, according to news reports citing court ...
Rolling Stones Book Zac Brown Band, Miranda Lambert's Man Can Dance, New Music CMT.com
Zac Brown Band's new gig opening for the Rolling Stones in Jacksonville, Fla. and Miranda Lambert's new man are among the five things to know in country ...
Wanderland unveils full two-day lineup for 2019 music and arts festival ABS-CBN News
Wanderland Magic, this year's installment of the annual music and arts festival, promises two days brimming with talent as it unveils its full line-up and schedule.
WATCH: Michigan girl uses music to get through visit to hospital WILX-TV
While undergoing testing at the University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children's Hospital, Evie sang to help get her through the procedure.
Monkees' Music Sales Increase by 1,172% Following Peter Tork's Death Billboard
Following news of the death of The Monkees' Peter Tork, the band's music saw a huge jump in sales, according to initial reports to Nielsen Music.
Little Simz: Grey Area review – rap maverick finally finds her groove The Guardian
Long stuck on the brink of success, the Londoner balances idiosyncrasy with big tunes on her winning third album.
Knoxville music, theater: Jerry Lee Lewis still rocks, Clarence Brown goes Motown, KSO sets season - Knoxville News Sentinel
Knoxville music, theater: Jerry Lee Lewis still rocks, Clarence Brown goes Motown, KSO sets season Knoxville News Sentinel
Time to rock? Knoxville's the scene of music, music-inspired theater and more art-inspired music. Here are some musical events to consider from March and ...
Ones to watch: Kokoroko The Guardian
The young, London-based Afrobeat band achieve a perfect blend of West African rhythms and improv on their forthcoming EP.
Poppy Ajudha on her music, toxic masculinity and having Barack Obama as a fan Channel 4 News
When friends told Poppy Ajudha that former US President Barack Obama had named one of her tracks as a highlight of 2018, the South London artist says she ...
Video: Behind The Oscar-Nominated Music Of Spike Lee's 'BlacKkKlansman' NPR
Terence Blanchard wrote his first piece of music for a Spike Lee joint nearly 30 years ago. The movie was Mo' Better Blues, which revolves around a brooding ...
Juno event to explore growing link between music, video games The London Free Press
You may think of them as two separate industries, but video games and music are entwined more than ever before.And that connection will be made clear during ...
How Imugi 이무기 went from bedroom artists to rising music stars The Spinoff
To celebrate the launch of New Balance's 997H – the sneaker built for independents – The Spinoff spoke to Auckland synth pop duo Imugi about their musical ...
It’s cool to spool again as the cassette returns on a wave of nostalgia The Guardian
Sales are soaring and current stars are releasing tracks on the format… but is anyone actually listening to them?
What to Listen to: Aussies make bloody good music, too Stuff.co.nz
Methyl Ethel, Betty Who and Meg Mac all have strong new releases.
Quality Control Music Signs Its First R&B Artist HipHopDX
Atlanta, GA – Quality Control Music has officially signed their first R&B artist, 20-year-old St. Louis, Illinois, singer Layton Greene. She first shot to viral fame in ...
After R. Kelly's arrest on 10 sex abuse charges, critics intensify calls to pull his music - USA TODAY
After R. Kelly's arrest on 10 sex abuse charges, critics intensify calls to pull his music USA TODAY
Critics are calling on streaming services and R. Kelly collaborators to distance themselves from his music after he was arrested on sex abuse charges.
Watch Chilly Gonzales' 'Pop Music Masterclass' On Queen Stereogum
Pianist, composer, and self-proclaimed musical genius Chilly Gonzales is back with another installment of his Pop Music Masterclass series, in which he breaks.
Gerard Way's Dysfunctional Music Family Inspired 'Umbrella Academy' Rolling Stone
The Umbrella Academy reads like a catharsis. Almost 12 years ago, Gerard Way released the Dark Horse comic at the peak of My Chemical Romance's powers.
'Video game music is 21st-century programme music' – says composer and conductor Eímear Noone - Classic FM
'Video game music is 21st-century programme music' – says composer and conductor Eímear Noone Classic FM
Eímear has made her name as a composer and conductor of music from every genre imaginable – including video game music, classical music and even rock.
Rhiannon Giddens Is Reclaiming the Black Heritage of American Folk Music TIME
In early 2018, folk-music torchbearer Rhiannon Giddens decamped to Breaux Bridge, La., with minstrelsy on her mind. In her early work with the ...
Zambia : Davaos unveil “Oh My Love" music video Lusaka Times
Lusaka - Zambia: Davaos opens up their 2019 with a new single accompanied by music video directed by G-Wise. The song titled “Oh My Love” was produced ...
VIDEO: Watch the Music Video For 'Seventeen' From HEATHERS Broadway World
Carrie Hope Fletcher has shared the music video for 'Seventeen' from the upcoming album Heathers the Musical - Original West End Cast Recording. Watch the ...
Watch Music Video for 'Seventeen,' Second Single From London Cast Album of Heathers the Musical - Playbill.com
Watch Music Video for 'Seventeen,' Second Single From London Cast Album of Heathers the Musical Playbill.com
Original West End cast members Carrie Hope Fletcher and Jamie Muscato are featured in the music video.
Jason Derulo Debuts “Let’s Shut Up & Dance” Music Video With K-Pop Icons Lay Zhang & NCT 127 (Exclusive) - Entertainment Tonight
Jason Derulo Debuts “Let’s Shut Up & Dance” Music Video With K-Pop Icons Lay Zhang & NCT 127 (Exclusive) Entertainment Tonight
Jason Derulo wants fans on their feet! The 29-year-old singer has joined forces with K-pop icons Lay Zhang and NCT 127 for “Let's Shut Up & Dance,” the lead ...
Why Marshmello's Fortnite Show Will Prove 'Revolutionary' for the Music Industry Rolling Stone
On Saturday, February 2nd, a made-up DJ played to more than 10 million made-up characters in a made-up world. And the real-life music industry gasped in ...
A Deep Dive Into The Music Video For Limp Bizkit's Nookie Kerrang!
A closer look at the moment Fred Durst, that red cap and Limp Bizkit became a phenomenon…
CRADLE OF FILTH's DANI FILTH Says Music For Next Album Is 'Sounding Great' BLABBERMOUTH.NET
British extreme metal veterans CRADLE OF FILTH will tentatively enter the studio in the fall of 2019 to begin recording their new album. The follow...
A beautiful afternoon of music at the United Reformed Church this Saturday St Helens Star
ENJOY the sound of beautiful music at the United Reformed Church this Saturday.
Nashville Collective neonPPL Aims to Spread Message of Inclusivity Through Music: Hear Lead Single 'beYOUtiful - Billboard
Nashville Collective neonPPL Aims to Spread Message of Inclusivity Through Music: Hear Lead Single 'beYOUtiful Billboard
A team of top Nashville songwriters, producers and musicians have formed neonPPL, an anonymous collective that will release songs with a rotating cast of ...
Spotify finally lands on Garmin's VivoActive 3 Music Engadget
Some potential buyers might have backed out of buying Garmin's music-focused Vivoactive 3 fitness watch, because it didn't support Spotify when it launched in ...
The EPA stole music from Yoshi’s Island DS for a pro-recycling Flash game The Verge
The US Environmental Protection Agency stole music from a Nintendo title to play in the background of an educational Flash game, according to GameInformer.
Report of women's allegations against Ryan Adams prompts responses by music figures NBC News
The New York Times quoted several well-known musicians by name in the story on Ryan Adams, with some saying he dangled career opportunities "while ...
Don't sentence the music - Stakeholders want imprisoned artistes to record from behind bars - Jamaica Star Online
Don't sentence the music - Stakeholders want imprisoned artistes to record from behind bars Jamaica Star Online
At last Sunday's instalment of the 'grounation' series, staged by the Jamaica Music Museum in honour of Reggae Month, the panellists took a long look at the ...
Spider-Verse & Spider-Man movie soundtracks are perfect time capsules Polygon
What music does Spider-Man listen to? In the Oscar-nominated Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, music taste is a key component to Miles Morales' origin story.
IGE Music & Art Immersion Announces 2019 Musical Ambassador Lineup JamBase
The 2019 intallment of Innovative Giving Enhancement (IGE) will be held in Lisbon, Portugal. Organizers of the 10 day/9 night immersion of music and art, which ...
Local music legends talk interracial collaboration in 1960s Charlotte Observer
They've played music with the biggest names in the business and for the panel of local legendary music makers at the Florence-Lauderdale Tourism Visitor ...
Tedeschi Trucks Band Makes Brooklyn Academy Of Music Debut JamBase
A celebration of the new Tedeschi Trucks Band album took a more somber tone just days after the passing of founding member Kofi Burbridge.
Indie rocker Car Seat Headrest drives in his own lane Houston Chronicle
Will Toledo builds songs like a woodland creature — be it a bird or a recluse — might create a shelter. He gathers the materials and assembles them in a ...
Things Go Horribly Wrong in the Music Video for The Damned Things' "Cell"! Bloody Disgusting
Music video director Brandon Dermer made waves with three horror-fueled music videos that have become instant classics, including Fartbarf's instant classi.
Lupe Fiasco On New World Water And Why Conscious Music Works Vibe
In a rare, in-depth interview, Lupe Fiasco talks about his work with Zero Mass Water, his career, and why he believes socially conscious music actually works.
Marco Carola's Music On residency moves to Pacha Ibiza in 2019 Resident Advisor
Marco Carola's Ibiza residency, Music On, is moving to Pacha. Since launching in 2012, the house and techno event has dominated the White Isle, occupying ...
Big Turn Music Fest returns for 2nd year myfox47
There are a total of 164 bands playing throughout the weekend starting Feb. 22 to Feb. 23, all in the heart of downtown Red Wing.
Family pays tribute to Dundee guitarist Kenny whose music took him all over the world - Evening Telegraph
Family pays tribute to Dundee guitarist Kenny whose music took him all over the world Evening Telegraph
The family of a popular Dundee musician have led tributes to the talented guitarist following his death at the age of 72. Kenny Day died last weekend having ...
The unexpected creates reward when listening to music: Scientists prove difference between expected/actual outcomes cause reward response - Science Daily
The unexpected creates reward when listening to music: Scientists prove difference between expected/actual outcomes cause reward response Science Daily
If you love it when a musician strikes that unexpected but perfect chord, you are not alone. New research shows the musically unexpected activates the reward ...
Hampton Beach looks to add circus, more music in 2019 Seacoastonline.com
HAMPTON — More Nashville singers and a night with the circus could be coming to Hampton in 2019 as officials look to bolster the beach's brand as a premier ...
Harry Hudson Drops New Music Video with His ‘Brother in This World’ Jaden Smith for ‘Just Slide’ - PEOPLE.com
Harry Hudson Drops New Music Video with His ‘Brother in This World’ Jaden Smith for ‘Just Slide’ PEOPLE.com
Singer Harry Hudson opens up to PEOPLE about why this has been the "best year career-wise" but "mentally, the worst"
From Soho to Paris, how migrant music brought two capitals to life The Guardian
From the 1960s to the 1980s, music from afar united Paris and London in a vibrant cultural age. A new exhibition celebrates the era.
Chennai Metro to launch app for free movies and music The News Minute
Chennai metro rail patrons will have access to a range of free movies, music and TV soaps, thanks to a mobile entertainment system launched by CMRL.
Jukebox Hero The Musical, based on music of Lou Gramm, opens in Toronto 13WHAM-TV
TORONTO, ON - Jukebox Hero The Musical, based on the music of Foreigner's lead singer and Rochester native Lou Gramm is coming to the Ed Mirvish ...
Without Buckingham, Fleetwood Mac Offered as Many Gems as Duds Free Times
Fleetwood Mac; Colonial Life Arena, Columbia; Feb. 22, 2019. Fleetwood Mac ripped the bandaid right off. The bass drum started that familiar thump, keying one ...
Spoken Word, Non-Music Content Is Now a Serious Spotify Category — And a Serious Problem for Audible - Digital Music News
Spoken Word, Non-Music Content Is Now a Serious Spotify Category — And a Serious Problem for Audible Digital Music News
Spotify is highlighting its Word category, a section that houses everything from audiobooks to poetry and guided meditations. Word is a category bucket for ...
Monsta X "Alligator" Music Video Is Filled With Briliant Makeup Moments Allure Magazine
Monsta X dropped a new music video this week for their single "Alligator," and the members of the K-pop groups brought some stunning eye makeup and lip tint ...
Music industry sexism: will Matt Healy's Brits moment spark change? The Guardian
A discussion about music and misogyny with Chris of Christine and the Queens, the 1975's Matty Healy, DJ Matt Wilkinson and Guardian deputy music editor ...
R Kelly in police custody after being charged with 10 counts of sexual abuse The Guardian
Indictment filed in Illinois and seen by Guardian includes nine counts involving victims aged between 13 and 17.
Long love of music leads retired minister to launch album CBC.ca
Though Lonnie Atkinson is visually impaired, he has perfect pitch. Atkinson has X-linked monochromatism, a lifelong genetic disorder which affects his ability to ...
Duff McKagan on New Guns N’ Roses Album: ‘Oh, It’s Real’ Rolling Stone
Duff McKagan is the latest Guns N' Roses member to promise that, following their reunion tour, a new album from the band is in the works. In an interview with ...
Does voice have a gender? For trans singers, old categories are breaking down - San Francisco Chronicle
Does voice have a gender? For trans singers, old categories are breaking down San Francisco Chronicle
Growing up in England, Elspeth Franks felt sure that singing would be…
Peter Tork obituary The Guardian
The Monkees – Davy Jones, Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith and Peter Tork – were the first video-based pop act, the first manufactured boy band and one of the ...
The 52: Great music or great pizza? At the Village Idiot, it's both Toledo Blade
One of the best taglines in the history of taglines tells you everything you need to know about Maumee's iconic neighborhood staple, the Village Idiot: Great ...
Grab tickets to these 5 concerts before they sell out Boston.com
Check out a handful of live music shows we've heard are dangerously low on tickets. Read more on Boston.com.
Ski-U-Pahdcast: Bah Gawd! That’s Jerry Kill’s Music The Daily Gopher
GoAUpher, zipsofakron, and UStreet wanted to discuss only men's and women's basketball, hockey, and baseball. They were able to do the first three, including ...
One Of Us: Nita Strauss On Wanting To Make Music For Becky Lynch, Rocking At WWE Events - Wrestling Inc.
One Of Us: Nita Strauss On Wanting To Make Music For Becky Lynch, Rocking At WWE Events Wrestling Inc.
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Man on cross-country mission to play music at 50 hospitals in 50 states WMUR Manchester
A man is traveling across the country in his "Jambulance" with the hope of bringing joy to hospital patients in all 50 states. Ryan Brolier recently made a stop at a ...
Weezer drop two new Black Album tracks, share Mr. Rogers-themed music video The A.V. Club
*Fresh* off their Finn Wolfhard-starring video for a-ha's “Take On Me,” Weezer are back with a pair of original songs from their forthcoming Black Album, which is ...
Michel Legrand, Oscar-Winning Composer Who Lived 'Surrounded by Music', Dies At 86 NPR
Three-time Oscar-winning composer, songwriter and pianist Michel Legrand died Saturday at his home in France. He was 86. The conservatory-trained ...
New charity music festival is coming to Barrow NW Evening Mail
A charity fun run and exciting new music festival is coming to Barrow this March.
R.I.P. Karl Lagerfeld, fashion icon and noted music fan has died at 85 Consequence of Sound
As the former creative director of fashion houses such as Chanel and Fendi, Lagerfeld frequently incorporated music into his work. Believing that "music gives ...
Why Are Women Underrepresented in Music? Look to the Ryan Adams Story Pitchfork
Ask a female musician if she's experienced anything like what Phoebe Bridgers, Courtney Jaye, or Mandy Moore described, and she's likely to have a story of ...
The National have finished their new album Consequence of Sound
The National have finished recording the followup to their Grammy-winning 2017 album, Sleep Well Beast. The band's longtime producer Peter Katis finished ...
BHSU Music kicks off full program of events for spring semester Black Hills Pioneer
SPEARFISH — The BHSU Music Department continues their schedule of events for the 2019 spring semester with performances from each vocal and band ...
Winter at Tantora: music festival brings Yanni and other stars to Saudi Arabia africanews
The Winter at Tantora Festival is bringing international music stars to perform at Al-Ula, Saudi Arabia.
Woman shot after telling party-goers to turn off music in northwest Houston KTRK-TV
Deputies say a woman from upstairs yelled at the group to turn off the music and take the party elsewhere. Then, someone shot up into her apartment.
Getting Rhythm - Three Tips for Guitar Beginners
If you are just starting out learning guitar one of the hardest things can be getting a good rhythm and keeping that rhythm going while you change chords with your left hand.When I first started learning guitar I would strum along happily until the chord change and then my right hand would stop while I changed the position of the left.
Mp3s - The Future of Music?
Mp3 music is audio that has been digitally encoded and compressed to make the amount of data smaller without compromising the overall sound quality. It's a revolutionary technique with incredibly good results; mp3 music is frequently indistinguishable from music found on a CD (though some audiophiles with very sensitive ears dispute that statement).
Guitar Practice (Part 2) - Does Practice Make Perfect?
You've probably heard the saying "practice makes perfect" and it sounds true enough, but is t really? We all know the importance of practicing a new skill in order to become proficient at it. This is especially true when it comes to playing the guitar, or any other musical instrument for that matter.
Music Business Contacts: Music Business Registry connects artists, managers, publishers, producers &
"The difference between success and failure is information," notes Ritch Esra, and he should know. Along with his partner, Stephen Trumbull, Esra is a leading part of the number one most-reliable source of information on "who's who" and "who does what" in the music business.
Shopping For Your First Drum Set
Your first drum set purchase is very exciting! You have probably waited a long time to buy your first drumset and have thought a lot about it. Even though it is exciting, it is important to be patient and do your research before you buy a drum set.
So You Want to be President? Learn to Play a Musical Instrument!
President Harry S. Truman, the man in the White House when the United States intervened on behalf of the millions of innocent people who were being displaced and massacred by Hitler's Nazi Germany, claimed to have practiced his piano lessons for two hours every morning during his childhood.
The Gong - An Instrument Everyone Can Play
What exactly is a Gong?The gong is a musical instrument in the percussion family. A gong can have either a definite or an indefinite musical pitch.
Warner Music Executive Payments
"In human life, art may arise from almost any activity, and once it does so, it is launched on a long road of exploration, invention, freedom to the limits of extravagance, interference to the point of frustration, finally discipline, controlling constant change and growth." Susanne Langer (1895-1985)CommentaryIn these times of major record label mergers, downsizing, the slashing of label rosters, and thousands of record company jobs being lost over the last three years--not to mention the enormous sea change and seismic shifts that technology has wrought--comes one of the most disturbing reports we have come across.
Avoid These 3 Common Mistakes - When Improvising
Mistake #1 - Thinking about what you're going to playA lot of students think there should be some kind of preparation before improvising on the piano. They are right! There should be some thought as to the sound, tonality, key - but once these choices are made the thinking should stop and the playing should begin.
RIAA Files Second Wave of Lawsuits
The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) has launched a second wave of lawsuits against users of internet2 (a specialized high speed version of the internet that makes it ideal for file sharing). By adding 20 new schools to the list, RIAA has greatly expanded the number of students involved in the case.
Learn To Play The Piano Better By Learning To Arrange Chords & Chord Progressions
Piano arranging is the process by which you take a written piece of music and rework it with chords, adding new bass accompaniment, fills, or even slightly altering the song's structure. And while it's a process that takes years to truly master, anyone with a basic education in piano and a working knowledge of a few key techniques can create an inventive, satisfying arrangement.
Avoiding Injuries When Playing Guitar
To avoid any sort of injuries when playing guitar a common sense approach is recommended. Just what do I mean by that?Well, there are many simple and obvious precautions you can take that will prevent most injuries.
History of the Clarinet From the 19th Century
While composers had already begun to write music for the clarinet, such as Mozart with the Clarinet Concerto and Clarinet Quintet, it was the 19th century that saw an explosion of use of the clarinet in the music of most composers of the day. This was mainly due to two factors.
Try Some New Music!
Stuck in a music rut?It happens. After listening to your favorite song 1,379,614 times, you will, eventually, get sick of it.
Independent Music Promotion on the Web: 3 Steps to Success
Let's face it, the wildfire spread of web-based portals designed to introduce independent music to the world has created a bewildering array of opportunities and costs. So where do they all balance out? When does the cost of signing up to yet another music promotion service yield results? What results are we looking for anyway?The key is to make your web promotion targeted, systematic and rich.
Where To Download Music On The Internet
Virtually all of you have probably heard of the RIAA's quest to crush online music piracy. The illegal sharing of copyrighted songs via the MP3 format on top the Internet costs the music industry billions of dollars.
Memorizing Music - How Is It Best Achieved?
When memorizing music there are several things you can do that will make your job that much easier. Memorizing music is important as most people know you play better when having the music in your head rather than having your head in the music.
Canadian Stars: The Marble Index and the Waking Eyes
Canadian Indie bands are dominating the music scene and it just so happened that three of them took over the Rivoli on Queen St. for a night of true entertainment.
Guitar Performance - Make The Most of It!
Getting ready for any type of guitar performance can be a little scary at first, but if you are well prepared, you will find the experience much easier to handle. Whether you're playing with a band, or by yourself; are a seasoned performer, or a rookie; there are several things you can do to make the most of your performance.
Greg Koch Fender Guitar History
The Greg Koch Fender guitar began to take shape all the way back when Greg Koch was in the third grade. Greg cut out cardboard Fender Stratocaster guitars, then Koch used his sisters sewing machine pedal as a wah-wah.
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