Try Some New Music!
Stuck in a music rut?
It happens. After listening to your favorite song 1,379,614 times, you will, eventually, get sick of it.
So you find a new favorite song, all too aware that you'll soon grow as tired of it as your previous pick.
This is even more likely to happen when you only listen to one type of music, a habit I've never subscribed to and have a very hard time wrapping my mind around (my mind's not big enough to stretch that far). With all of the wonderful types of music available, why limit yourself to one or two genres?
Do yourself a favor and start branching out. Sure, you love country music, but is it really going to kill you to listen to some R&B? Or maybe you're all about hip-hop - who's to say you won't find a rock song you like just as well? I'm always so impressed when I hear someone list their favorite songs - and the songs actually cover several genres. Or decades! (Yes, oldies are goodies.)
Next time you hear your fave song come on the radio (you know, the one you've heard over a million times), consider actually turning away from it. Head over to the station you listen to the LEAST - your new favorite song might be waiting for you. :)
Why I Like Making Music John Scalzi's Whatever
Olivia Newton-John’s 10 best songs – sorted! The Guardian
Fitbit Discontinues Music Sync – But Wait, It Gets Worse Digital Music News
ARCH ENEMY Releases Music Video For 'The Watcher' BLABBERMOUTH.NET
The largest YouTube royalties heist in history is just a spotlight on a much larger problem. - Mashable
The largest YouTube royalties heist in history is just a spotlight on a much larger problem. Mashable
Ozomatli Headlines Free Concert Live at The Music Center September 3 | The South Pasadenan - The South Pasadenan
Ozomatli Headlines Free Concert Live at The Music Center September 3 | The South Pasadenan The South Pasadenan
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23rd annual Springfield music festival celebrates Irish music and heritage Western Massachusetts News
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Conducters with controllers: OSU's unique music class | Entertainment | ocolly.com - Daily O'Collegian
Conducters with controllers: OSU's unique music class | Entertainment | ocolly.com Daily O'Collegian
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Phish Dive Into "1999" and "Fluffhead" on Night Two of Alpine Valley Music Theatre Stand in East Troy jambands.com
Gather Around the Midway 'Music at Night' Stage at the SWW Fair for Free Nightly Concerts - Centralia Chronicle
Gather Around the Midway 'Music at Night' Stage at the SWW Fair for Free Nightly Concerts Centralia Chronicle
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From Woodstock to Coachella: 50 historic music festivals | Entertainment News | wfmz.com 69News WFMZ-TV
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Spanish-language streaming and music coming to Walla Walla County Rural Library District - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin
Spanish-language streaming and music coming to Walla Walla County Rural Library District Walla Walla Union-Bulletin
ANTHRAX's CHARLIE BENANTE: 'For Us, The Music Always Came First' BLABBERMOUTH.NET
Sunday's “Monarchs and Music” butterfly fair to highlight pollinators in Crystal Lake, McHenry County - Shaw Local
Sunday's “Monarchs and Music” butterfly fair to highlight pollinators in Crystal Lake, McHenry County Shaw Local
The Composer Who Turns Hayao Miyazaki’s Humane Touch Into Music The New York Times
Lakes Area Music Festival Opera 'Ariadne auf Naxos' klick! Gallery Brainerd Dispatch
Environmental advocacy, music blend at second annual 'Honoring the Land' rally in Turners Falls - The Recorder
Environmental advocacy, music blend at second annual 'Honoring the Land' rally in Turners Falls The Recorder
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With 'Bullet Train,' Bad Bunny joins Camila Cabello, Desi Arnaz, Leslie Grace and more as Latin music star to make jump to acting New York Daily News
A Guide to the Dance Music on Beyoncé’s ‘Renaissance’ The New York Times
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A Proclamation on Black Music Appreciation Month, 2022 The White House
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NPR's favorite music of June, from salty joy to heart-wrenching slow jams : All Songs Considered NPR
Pop Music's Nostalgia Obsession The Atlantic
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The music lives on Apple
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The Best Music of March: Kilo Kish, Jenny Hval, Soul Glo, Jóhann Jóhannsson : All Songs Considered NPR
The Best Music of 2021 The New Yorker
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Music Industry Secrets Revealed - How To Become Succesful The Music Industry Without A Record Deal
Before the internet, unsigned music artists couldnt make a living, off the thing they love and enjoy the most: Their music! They would have to send in demos to major record companys, hoping that the CEO's would love their music and actually call them up on the phone offering them a recorddeal! But what they dont know is that the CEO's dont give a f*#% about music!! They ONLY offer recordeals to artists who they know will become succesfull!To say it in another way: They NEVER risk millions of dollars on bands that they dont see any future with!Today there's thousands, maybe millions of music artists looking for a way to make a living off their music. Those artists may now have a chance!Former A&R Agent - Interscope Records, Fisnik Imeraj has written an eBook explaining just what the unsigned music artists should do! Publish their own music! Thats right! Since the internet is already invented, then why not take advantage of it?In his new book Fisnik Imeraj explains to the ambitious artists how they can publish their own music on the internet, and keep 100% of their profits themselfs! He explains every part of music publishing on the internet! From creating a website to marketing their music! And the best part is that any artist can start with virtually NO money!!If you ever dreamed of becoming a successful music artist, you should definately purchase this book! It might change your life! The book can be downloaded instantly after payment on http://www.
Self-Expression Without Criticism
When I was 9 years old I played the Saxophone and thought I was pretty good at it. Unfortunately, I had a teacher who didn't think so and he went out of his way to make sure I knew how he felt.
An Interview with Angus Young of ACDC - Why He Plays a Gibson SG
Steven:Maybe more than any other guitarist ever, you're inextricably linked to the Gibson SG? What was the evolution that brought you to this particular instrument?Angus:I started playing on banjos and re-strung them up with six strings. [But] an acoustic guitar, an old bang up little ten-dollar job, that was probably the first thing I started playing on.
How to Play What you Feel
Many students think that being able to play what you feel is difficult. They believe you must have years and years of training in improvisation and theory.
Throat Singing In Inuit Culture
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How To Make a Fortune Teaching Piano (or Guitar, or Drums, or Singing, or?) To Beginners
"But I'm not in it for the money" you say.Me neither.
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.
Bagpipe Lessons In Your Own Home !
Bringing Bagpipe Tuition to Everyone, Everywhere.I have been teaching music for many years and always thought that there must be a better way of reaching more people who have a desire to learn a musical instrument but who have no idea of how to go about it.
Arranging for New Age Piano
A while back, I wrote an article that compared flower arranging to music arranging. While this may seem a world apart, it really isn't.
What is Music?
That's a fair question!Basically, you can call music any noise that is set to either a rythm as in percussions or that follows a melodic line of some sort.Our early ancestors sitting outside the cave by the fire, after a hard day of gathering and hunting food, probably made music by tapping bones together or blowing in sea shells.
How to Create Hip, Mature and Lush Harmonies
Rarely is a chord played with its tones contained in a single octave, the root on the bottom, the third in the middle, and the fifth on the top.Usually chords are "voiced!"This basically means that the positions of a chord's tones are scattered over the keyboard.
The Piano Parent Trap!
"My 6 year old daughter really loves the piano and wants to learn to play, but when I try to help her she gets very upset with me. What should I do?"The parent who asked the above question has fallen into a hole that I call The Piano Parent Trap!If this is you, you don't have to feel bad.
The British Invasion
The Kasabian concert at the Kool Haus seemed like a concert somewhere in England (even though I haven't been there). This band out of Leicester pumped out amazing electronic, rock beats with an amazing light show.
How Much of Your Potential Will You Release?
Do you ever feel there is an inner voice speaking to you, telling you that you're not very good, or you can't do it, or there's just not enough confidence and repertoire with you? This is the voice that calls itself "I" right? Let's refer to this as Self 1, and Self 2 as the normal you, the real you that has the masses of potential.Self 1 is our interference and concepts such as our judgements, associations, how things should be and uses words such as "should" and "shouldn't".
Quick and Easy Violin Mute
One of the reasons I picked up the violin was because it was easier to travel with than a guitar (not that I haven't found some nice travel guitars, but that's another story). It fits in an airplane overhead and is easy to carry!However, I want to be considerate of the folks in the rooms around me when I'm playing in my hotel room.
Irish Fiddle Ornaments
When I started playing jigs, my default bowing pattern made a groove like Pop Goes the Weasel: "Long-short, long-short, muberry bush, the long-short, long-short weasel."And that still works for me without having to think about it.
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Often people receive a banjo, mandolin, fiddle, guitar or some other musical instrument as a birthday, Christmas or special occasion gift. There's glee and joy everywhere.
If Seals Can Sing, Why Cant You?
It sounds like a side show, doesn't it? It does to me. But it's true; researchers have discovered that some varieties of seals really do sing.
The Revolution of Electric Guitars
Sometime during the 1930's electric guitars were introduced onto the music scene, which began a revolution in sound and technology that continues to this day. After Rock and Roll was born in the 1950's, it didn't take very long for electric guitars to grow in popularity and become one of the most coveted instruments of all time.
The Dos and Donts of Getting Your Child to Love Learning an Instrument
We all know that music can be inspiring, entertaining, and exhilarating. There are few things more enjoyable than listening to good music.
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