Every music fan who thinks highly of themselves and owns a record player will most likely devotedly claim that they can simply hear a huge difference in the quality of sound between a vinyl and a CD or a song on YouTube. The difference they are referring to is analog versus digital sound. But what exactly is that and can a human ear truly pick up on these intricate nuances?(more…)
Who doesn’t enjoy some good alone time listening to the finest rock songs? From generation to generation, people from all over the world have become fond of its loud, strong and fast riffs. But, do you know when and how it all started? Let’s walk you through it!(more…)
Music has definitely come a long way since its early days, and music streaming platforms have completely changed the way people decide to sit back and relax by listening to some tunes.(more…)
Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last couple of years, you’re likely to try and give your day a boost with its millions of tunes, playlists, artists, and podcasts. So, chances are, you’ve come across Spotify as one of the biggest streaming platforms.(more…)
We all have our preferences when it comes to music and, even though people may argue that there’s no correlation between the music you listen to and the way your personality is developed, there’s actual proof that different kinds of people listen to different kinds of music.(more…)
Native rappers in Canada represent a unique struggle in a country where the portion of the population to most likely have problems with the law is indigenous. This music talks loud and clear about the conflicts of being a minority with a vast tradition on the brink of extinction.(more…)
Nowadays, many musicians preferred to build their own instruments to complement the already known instruments and to give a unique feeling to their musical compositions. Keep reading so you learn and be surprised with several recent examples of new and unusual instruments built through this century.
The truth is that many contemporary instruments have been born from this process of artistic creation, as many artists are known for their continuous search to find new sounds to differentiate themselves from other musicians.
Isthishowyougoviral, Sesame Street is known worldwide for being the show packed with loveable characters that taught us all how to count, spell and generally be better people. Now these very same brightly coloured, floppy jawed bunch are singing the hits. With mouths that can essentially be manipulated to look like they are saying anything, here the visuals of the Jim Henson show is backed by hilariously unfitting tracks like Warren G’s Regulate, and In Da Club by 50 Cent. (more…)
Brett Domino Trio, looking a lot less like the regular pristine popstars that usually litter both big and little screens, Brett Domino has a look and demeanour of a lowly computer shop assistant. Accompanied by his usually silent band mate who soullessly stares into the camera, the trio is rarely seen in its full glory, which makes their band name immediately laughable. (more…)
Nujabes – Modal Soul
Instantly pouring into the jazzy keys and uplifting beats the late artist is renowned for. Modal Soul is yet another fantastic collection of soulful vibes and laid back hip-hop rhymes from a pioneer of this perfectly executed style of ambience. (more…)