Record Collecting Still Thriving in the Twenty-first Century
It may surprise many to find that the hobby of record collecting, long thought dead after the introduction of the compact disc, is still alive and well. Granted, many music fans have long replaced their records with CDs, but for many Baby Boomers and Generation X-ers, the hobby of buying and collecting record albums and singles continues to be a focal point in their lives.
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Stephen Bishop reflects on his life in music in 'On and Off,' an autobiography with a dramatic twist - The San Diego Union-Tribune
Stephen Bishop reflects on his life in music in 'On and Off,' an autobiography with a dramatic twist The San Diego Union-Tribune
Review | This 'Music Man' wins us over in sign language The Washington Post
News Briefs: Winners of Art in the Village; Music Institute raises $750,000 at annual benefit - The Record - The Record North Shore
News Briefs: Winners of Art in the Village; Music Institute raises $750,000 at annual benefit - The Record The Record North Shore
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Final Fantasy VII Remake Music Disc Locations: The Power of Music & where to get all Music Discs RPG Site
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Ermonela Jaho, an Albanian Soprano, âCan Sing Your Musicâ The New York Times
Afrobeats new music weekly roundup Vanguard
Celebrate the Music of Woodstock with Gary Burtnik's Summer of Love Concert at The Ridgefield Playhouse This Month - Broadway World
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Fiesta Noche del Rio music revue celebrates 65 years in San Antonio KSAT San Antonio
Stephen Kessler | âMusic is the healing force of the universeâ Santa Cruz Sentinel
Black residents chosen to manage music venue Charlotte Observer
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BeyoncĂ© and Drake are making this the summer of house music â and we are here for it New York Post
Andrew Pincus, classical music critic who covered Bernstein and Ozawa, takes his final bow - Berkshire Eagle
Andrew Pincus, classical music critic who covered Bernstein and Ozawa, takes his final bow Berkshire Eagle
Loud music, strobe lights and Michael Myers: An inside look at Cincinnati's Squat Fest - The Cincinnati Enquirer
Loud music, strobe lights and Michael Myers: An inside look at Cincinnati's Squat Fest The Cincinnati Enquirer
NPR's favorite music of June, from salty joy to heart-wrenching slow jams : All Songs Considered - NPR
NPR's favorite music of June, from salty joy to heart-wrenching slow jams : All Songs Considered NPR
Microsoft Is Preserving Music On Glass Slides Under A Mountain In Norway For A Post-Doomsday World - Metal Injection
Microsoft Is Preserving Music On Glass Slides Under A Mountain In Norway For A Post-Doomsday World Metal Injection
Kacey Musgraves, Big Sean, and More: Step Inside the Music Rooms of 6 Famous Musicians | Architectural Digest - Architectural Digest
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Manteo's annual 4th of July Celebration promises games, live music, contests, and much more! OBXToday.com
THIS WEEK IN THE ARTS | Fireworks, live music, comedy night and more Manhattan Mercury
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Chosen Few Picnic Celebrates 30th Anniversary With 14 Hours Of House Music In Jackson Park Saturday Block Club Chicago
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'Grover's Corner' dedicated with memories and music behind Town Hall in Great Barrington - Berkshire Eagle
'Grover's Corner' dedicated with memories and music behind Town Hall in Great Barrington Berkshire Eagle
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Frank Zappa Estate Sold to Universal Music Group Ultimate Classic Rock
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5 Classical Music Albums You Can Listen to Right Now The New York Times
Randolph College group researching how children engage with multimedia music - Lynchburg News and Advance
Randolph College group researching how children engage with multimedia music Lynchburg News and Advance
Usher Celebrates Black Music Month in New Tiny Desk Concert: 'This Is Black Magic Right Here' - PEOPLE
Usher Celebrates Black Music Month in New Tiny Desk Concert: 'This Is Black Magic Right Here' PEOPLE
âElvisâ Music Producer Dave Cobb on Recreating Classic Songs: âItâs Terrifying to Even Attempt to Do Thatâ - Variety
âElvisâ Music Producer Dave Cobb on Recreating Classic Songs: âItâs Terrifying to Even Attempt to Do Thatâ Variety
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The Country Music Hall Of Fame's Upcoming âWestern Edgeâ Exhibit Explores Los Angeles' Influence On Country Music - Whiskey Riff
The Country Music Hall Of Fame's Upcoming âWestern Edgeâ Exhibit Explores Los Angeles' Influence On Country Music Whiskey Riff
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ICYMI: Wyclef Jean and Amazon Music Announces 25th Anniversary Livestream Honoring 'The Carnival' The Source Magazine
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School of Music, Theatre, and Dance Ithaca College
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The music lives on Apple
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What is Piano GHD Syndrome?
Do you remember the movie, Groundhog Day? In this wonderful movie, TV weatherman Phil Connors (Bill Murray) relives the same day - Groundhog Day, over and over and over again. No matter what he does, he wakes up the next morning and it is once again Groundhog Day.
The Life and Music of Beatle George Harrison
Propelled into fame as one of the Beatles, along with Paul McCartney, John Lennon, and Ringo Starr, George Harrison was known as the "quiet one" of the group, and also as the "spiritual one." He was the lead guitarist.
Musical Improvisation Basics - Four Strategies For Playing Wrong Notes
While it probably doesn't seem like this would help - let's face it - if you are unwilling to play a lot of wrong notes, you're never going to learn how to do anything hard. And improvising is hard! It isn't something that you can do safely, with the assurance that you will look good while trying to get good at it.
Turn It Up: Plugging Into The Perfect Guitar And Amp Settings
Yowza! Did you hear that hideous noise? It sounded like a combination of nails on a chalkboard, a cat in a dryer, and a baby wailing at the top of his lungs. Do you have any idea of what made that awful sound? As a long-time musician, I think I may have the answer for you.
Setting Up In-House Retail Sales
Now, that you are familiar and likely connected with online music sales sites, such as CD Baby, or combination online/offline retail sites, such as The Orchard, you are probably comfortable in having your music distribution and sales fairly covered.But, what if you could get even more music sales, and even more profitable income?I'm speaking of consigning your product to retail stores, but, with one exception.
Living Life Loud
Change is good. Just ask the millions of unsigned artists worldwide trying to get their music heard.
How to Create Backing Tracks If You Dont Play All the Instruments... or Any
Congratulations! Your singing has become amazing, and it's time the world knew. You've also written some songs that are just kick you-know-what.
How To Write A Song
Did you ever wish that it was your song playing on the radio? It could be. It is not that hard once you know the formula.
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.
How I Learned How To Play The Guitar After Giving Up In Disgust
I was 17 at the time (the Beatles era), and it was considered cool to play the guitar. I had a little training in music in elementary school where I had learned how to play the trumpet.
Social Networking and Music: MySpace Puts It All Together in a Virtual Community
Today's music fan interacts with a "community" that is far larger than anyone ever dreamed possible before the widespread personal use of the Internet. This social networking is changing the way people market and sell music and it's doing so on a global scale.
Beginners Guide to Music File Formats
Are you confused by the various types of music file formats out there? Most of you would have heard of the popular MP3 format, but are you aware there are other alternative digital music formats like WAV, WMA, RA and MIDI? Some of these give better sound quality than MP3 (e.g.
The Art of Music
Music is the art of arranging sounds in periodic time so as to produce a continuous, unified, and evocative composition, as through melody, harmony, rhythm, and timbre.It is also the vocal or instrumental sounds possessing a degree of melody, harmony, or rhythm.
Prepare for the Master (CD Mastering)
Many artists are still confused as to what goes on during a mastering session. This article will try to shed some light on the last step before fame and riches (well, at least the last step before duplication), and help you with preparing your music before sending to a mastering studio.
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.
How to Remove DRM from WMA - Is It Legal and Worth the Effort?
Technically, it's illegal to remove DRM from WMA protected music. Digital Rights Management (DRM) is part of the music industry's effort to curb piracy.
Beginner Guitar Lessons - Learn Guitar without Ever Leaving Your Home!
So, you think you'd like to learn to play guitar, but you're put off by the high cost of lessons? You don't want to put up with a teacher showing you a bunch of theory and boring songs that you don't want to learn and won't get you where you want to go? Look no further, online instruction is now available that provides comprehensive beginner guitar lessons to anyone who wants to learn to play guitar quickly and easily.Do I need to read music? No! Most online programs use a very visual approach, using picture diagrams and videos that actively demonstrate techniques so you hear what you need to play, not read it.
Five Great Practice Ideas I Learned From My Piano Students!
Sometimes the teacher learns more from the student than the student does from the teacher. Hopefully, not too often, but today I would like to share with you some great practicing ideas that have come from my piano students over the years:1.
Music to Echo Your Mood
In what way do the kinds of music (rock, rap, classical,instrumental, etc.) change or alter our mood and in what waydo our moods effect what music we listen to?Music has been present throughout the history of man.
Paint Your Own Musical Landscapes!
I don't know why, but I find the idea of interpreting nature musically to be very appealing. Maybe it's because I'm attracted to nature's beauty, but the notion of communicating that beauty musically has always intrigued me.
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