bands

Rock n' roll, boy bands, jazz trios, and more; the greats, newbies, and forgotten icons who create our favorite groups.

Madeline Eckhart3 months ago
'The Best Complex'
Though it had been several years now of knowing Natalie, it was the first year I had lived with her that inspired me to take music back up in the first place. Natalie is my very best friend, and that isn't exaggeration. Over the course of this year in particular, I feel like our bond has strengthened immensely, learning how to make decisions as a band while at the same time maintaining the time of teacher and student that initially spurred our collaboration. Early into our summer performances, w...
Skunk Uzeki3 months ago
10 Underrated Bands That Should Be More Famous Than They Are
I remember first hearing Orgy's "Blue Monday" song for the first time. I was 12 years old and had managed to sneak away in order to listen to some music on the net for the first time. It was a song th...
Rasma Raisters3 months ago
Air Supply How the Music Began
An odd name to choose but Air Supply was a soft rock band formed in Melbourne, Australia in 1976. Their line-up has changed many times but two standard members of this group are Graham Russell (acoust...
Lynn C.3 months ago
Why BTS Is Popular
BTS, or better known in Korea as Bangtan Sonyeondan, has taken the US of A by storm. If you haven't heard of them, I'll give you a summary. BTS, the South Korean boy group, made their debut as a seven...
Rich Monetti3 months ago
The Wolff & Clark Expedition on Tour and Hanging out with Fans
The Wolff & Clark Expedition set out two years ago off a long working relationship between pianist Mike Wolff and drummer Mike Clark. With a debut album that goes with the tour, the adventure has so f...
Danny Fantom3 months ago
Why Am I Suddenly Obsessed with Bring Me the Horizon
What even is this. This band came out in 2004, and it's currently the bitter end of 2018. In all those years before they never popped up on my radar, and now every personal mix on YouTube includes at ...
Josephine B3 months ago
The 1975 and Their Impact on My Life
With the release of The 1975's third album, A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships, I came to realise just how much this band means to me, and how much they have truly shaped my life since I starte...
Sammi Curran4 months ago
Celebrating Kim Seokjin: Awake and Epiphany
An amazing thing about BTS is that they have one of the most talented vocalists in the business who seems to get the least amount of lines. Kim Seokjin, the oldest member of the Korean boy band, is ev...
Nicola P. Young4 months ago
Best Steampunk Bands
Steampunk music is tough to characterize. It combines aspects of historicism with aspects of futurism, overlapping with recent musical genres such as dark wave, new age, and synth-pop music, but it al...
Rasma Raisters4 months ago
The Tide Is High with Blondie
This band had everyone dancing and singing along. Blondie is an American rock band which was established by singer Deborah Harry and guitarist Chris Stein. They were looked upon as pioneers in early new wave and punk music in America. The band mixed up the sounds of pop, disco, rap, and even reggae. It was actually the Mercer Arts Center music scene that inspired Chris Stein to form the band and Debbie Harry had previously been a member of a folk-rock band called Wind in the Willows. The band’s ...
Rich Monetti4 months ago
Love X Stereo Brings Electro Rock from South Korea
Love X Stereo plays an electro-rock sound that is heavily influenced by punk and alternative music of the 1990s. Based in Seoul, Love X Stereo makes the rounds in America and was last in the US with t...
Style Idol Closet4 months ago
BIGBANG | Favorite Ranking
I want to start with a brief disclaimer. This is just my opinion and you may or may not agree with it, which is fine. My favorite BIGBANG member has changed a lot since 2015, when I started listening and learning more about K-pop. However, this list reflects on who my favorite member is at the moment. In part, the reason why I noticed them was because BuzzFeed made of video where the Try Guys reacted to K-pop. However, many other factors brought me to listen to BIGBANG and K-pop in general, whic...
Nathan Richer4 months ago
Why Did Moose Blood Go on Hiatus?
Moose Blood was a pop-punk band from the UK. They formed in 2012, and released their first demo CD that same year. They started gaining some traction in the local music scene. By 2014, the band had an...
Tom Prendergast4 months ago
'Transparency': Why Brockhampton Is So Important
I've been thinking a lot about Brockhampton. And no, not in that way. As opposed to dreaming about Kevin Abstract holding me close at night, rather I've been thinking about what they mean—what they're...
Autamn Webb4 months ago
5 K-Pop Girl Groups You Should Be Listening To
Hello! Welcome to another of my K-Pop suggestion lists! As I mentioned in my previous suggestion list, K-Pop has taken Western pop culture by storm, and it's only the beginning. With BTS and a number ...
Autamn Webb5 months ago
5 K-Pop Boybands You Should Be Listening To
K-Pop has been rapidly taking over Western popular culture. With BTS breaking through to the American music industry while still maintaining their own style, and most importantly their own language, W...
Lexi Cowie5 months ago
5 Seconds Of Summer
5 Seconds Of Summer is a four-member band: Luke Hemmings, lead vocalist and guitarist, Michael Clifford, lead guitarist and vocalist, Calum Hood, lead bassist and vocalist, and Ashton Irwin, lead drum...
felicity -5 months ago
BTS and Their Impact on My Life
Hi. I want to talk about something that I’m sure others have done before. BTS. Yeah, that K-Pop band. But more about their impact on my life. The whole love yourself series, and love myself/speak your...