bands

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

E.W Hemmings6 months ago
The Problems With Streaming
We've come a hell of a long way from the days where only vinyl records and cassette tapes could be found in music shops. Remember when you had to listen to songs from track 1 to track 12 on albums? Or...
Lindsay S6 months ago
Artists on the Rise
Here are a few artists, who I personally enjoy, that are finding their way into the music industry with talent and amazing music.
Kayla Cooper6 months ago
15 Female Fronted Bands You Need to Listen To
Women have been coming hard in terms of pop-punk/rock music these days. Women are breaking down the barriers that kept them from being popular in the scene, their voices finally being heard. If you ar...
Shadora Robinson6 months ago
Artist Profile: Billy Raffoul
Billy Raffoul's voice has this rawness that makes every lyric feel so real; creating a story in my mind. The Canadian-born singer has an amazing voice that has captivated the rock world; with a likene...
Shandi Pace6 months ago
Greta Van Fleet Delivers Rock Brilliance in Toronto
There’s something special when a band makes you want to break the sound barrier with how loud they're blasting through your speakers. Greta Van Fleet is certainly one of them. The exact same can be sa...
Shante Hernandez7 months ago
Top Karaoke Songs
I love karaoke! Just the fun of singing your favorite songs with your friends. You get to dance and just have an amazing time. Here are some artist and songs that I feel are very excellent ideas for s...
The Band Tragedy Could Not Silence
The Bar-Kays are one of the most prolific and resilient groups of musicians, past and present. They began their illustrious careers fresh out of high school in Memphis, TN, and found success very early on. That success came with several tragedies, but the band always survived, in spite of them. While researching the backstory for this blog, I learned just how many tragedies would befall the group throughout the years, and how strong it had made them. I also learned of their overwhelming success....
mina johnson7 months ago
Girl Groups to Listen To
From the Spice Girls in the 90s to Little Mix now, the world has seen a whole lot of girl groups. The Fader released an article in June of 2018 hosting the question, "Where are all the girl groups?" I...
Richie Oliver7 months ago
7 Life Lessons from the Grateful Dead
In life, there are many lessons one can learn and teach. Many of my life lessons were taught to me through the Grateful Dead, and I intend to express those life lessons to you through meaningful lyric...
Hannah Johnston7 months ago
Top Five Upcoming Bands You've Never Heard Of
Today I will be listing five of the best upcoming bands you have never heard of.
Wade Wainio7 months ago
Souvenir's Young America: A Good Band You've Probably Never Heard
We live in a troubled age, and how we treat music (and musicians) reflects that. I won't say musicians are always treated badly, but they are often chronically overlooked. Unless they're created by co...
Krista Almazan7 months ago
BlackPink's 2018 Comeback Breaks More Industry Records
With their latest comeback, BlackPink's "Ddu-du Ddu-du" music video has become the fastest girl group music video to reach ten million views. If you're impressed by that, just hold onto your pants. They also set the girl group record for 20, 30, 40, and 50 million views! Those records are huge. And the group's long-lasting star power of not only BlackPink but of the group's individual members is really put in perspective by the fact that only BTS has achieved more debut music video views in the ...
Rich Monetti7 months ago
Hey Baby Continues to Rock Westchester
If you decide on a rockin' night out on a Friday Night with the Hey Baby band and notice a twirling disco ball above, don’t expect that these guys to pay it any heed. “We don’t conform to KC and The S...
Little Onion7 months ago
'Diamond Geezer' - The Story Behind The Song
When R.U.S.S. of UK art and music collective BRED PUDDING writes about his elderly father, now suffering from dementia and in a nursing home, it's both moving and funny at the same time. That it is pe...
Krista Almazan7 months ago
Freedom, Identity and Other Hidden Messages in BlackPink's "Ddu-du Ddu-du" Video
Ddu-du Ddu-du has now been viewed 55 million times and broken more records, just as expected. But this music video pushed the envelope even a bit further with empowering messages underneath the sequin...
Krista Almazan7 months ago
First Live Performances of BlackPink's 2018 Comeback
Before we've seen a music video for BlackPink's second announced title track for their mini album, Square Up, we have the privilege of seeing their choreography. The record-shattering girl group has performed their single, "Forever Young," on MBC's Music Bank. The choreography starts with an immediate BlackPink trademark: all the girls lying down on one another. Remember that crowd-pleasing visual in Boombayah? Of course you do. The opening choreography for "Forever Young" is total fan service j...
Jenna Phinney7 months ago
BTS's Popularity in the US
BTS or 방탄소년단 is a 7-member idol group from South Korea. Those who watched the AMAs of BBMAs have probably seen them before. You might be wondering, "who are these people, and what the heck are they sa...
Krista Almazan7 months ago
BlackPink's New Music Video Is Here!
BlackPink's comeback has finally arrived! The music video for Ddu-du Ddu-du was released on YouTube about one hour prior to the time of this publication, and the expectations were not only surpassed, they were left in the magical, technicolor dust! No, literally, there are a few instances of colorful dust being thrown in the video. The video itself has already reached 500K views on YouTube. As speculated, more records will continue to be broken and set anew by this powerhouse group! The choreogr...