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Sean Patrick12 hours ago
Movie Review: 'Wild Rose' Is a Messy, Wonderful, Brilliant Movie
Wild Rose is an absolute powerhouse, a brilliantly written and performed movie with a star-making lead performance by Jessie Buckley, and yet another Academy Award level supporting turn from the incre...
Why I Love Reason 10
I have been involved with music for most of my life. I took up piano at age eight and practiced my butt off until my mother purchased my first budget keyboard. It was a tiny Casio VL-1, but you would ...
Barbershop Music
"No, I can't do it, I can't sing." That is a phrase that irks me every time. Every. Single. Time. In reality, there is a small percentage that actually can't sing, and it's usually due to physical dam...
Francois Palay2 days ago
Louder than God
In 1968, a band from San Francisco might have just started a genre of music that today, millions of people around the world love—heavy metal! Blue Cheer have been often cited as being the originators ...
Steven Shinder2 days ago
'Going for the One'—Songs Cast a Light on You
In 1976, after much touring for Relayer and working on solo albums, Yes took the time to record their next album, this time in Montreux, Switzerland. Though keyboardist Patrick Moraz was involved init...
Talya Jacobson2 days ago
Friday’s Five at 5 | Volume Six
Here we are again with Friday's Five at 5 Volume Six, ready for a party of a weekend! Thank you to everyone who sent in music to be featured this week, this series IS all about what you guys enjoy. If...
Kay Kindschy2 days ago
Review of 5 Seconds of Summer's "Teeth"
5 Seconds of Summer have been taking some time after the :Meet You There" tour to consider thoughts, feelings, life and their music. New music is always something that the band is thinking about and w...
raven fisher2 days ago
Top 12 Arctic Monkeys Songs
The Arctic Monkeys. The very name has the power to incite dozens of feelings for every "indie," "British-wave," "alternative rock" fan. With over a decade and six official albums under their belt, thi...
3 Reasons to Start Working on Your Guitar Technique
What kind of musician are you? Are you the person who comes home from doing whatever you do, and you play your guitar as a way to decompress from the day? Or are you the person who wakes up and picks ...