A large quantity of contributors to 1960s psychedelia go largely unnoticed due to being in the vast shadow of the well-known icons of the genre. As a fan of the genre, I have presented ten bands that are worthy of recognition, but do not seem to get the credit they are due.
Music speaks to the soul calming the mind and heart like almost nothing else can. These ten songs are perfect for those days when anxiety sets in and you are desperately seeking peace.
As badass as rockers can be. they also have a soft, sad side. Explore the afflicted parts of the rocker with this countdown of the saddest classic rock songs.
Guitarists need to understand Equal Temperament, or at least the basis of it. Why? Because their instrument is fretted for Equal Temperament and the strings have to be tuned accordingly.
Music is a primal need. Even as music tastes change, some music never leaves you. From punk, electronica, hip hip, pop and indie rock - this is the top list of great, underrated or forgotten tunes from Australia in the early 2000s. Rediscover Aussie cult classics and enjoy them again.
How to write the most common Classical chord progression, with audio/video examples and easy-to-understand explanations. The concepts of a "lead sheet," of chordal "voices," of "spacing" and "doubling," of the "leading tone" and of "relative motion" are all explained. It's a simple--but not...
Songs about friendship leave an indelible imprint on the heart. Here are ten of America's most memorable songs on friendship.
You know what? I miss my vinyl records. I miss going to the record store (a real community experience) and buying an LP for $10-$15. I miss the larger sleeves with the cover art and the inside liner notes which told you who wrote what and who...
The Beatles One is an album highlighting the number one songs that this illustrious band have had. As I listened to the songs, my memories going back to a more innocent time in my life, I was amazed how I knew every single song on the album - that is a huge testament to the success of the band.