Artists & Bands
Who Sang It Best? "Please Come Home for Christmas"
Some of the best-known Christmas songs have been covered by a variety of artists. We look at the classic tune, "Please Come Home for Christmas," by Charles Brown, then rank 14 contenders, including the Eagles, Kelly Clarkson, Bon Jovi, and others. Who do you prefer?
The Beatles "Let It Be" Special Edition (Super Deluxe) Box Set Review
"Let It Be" is the latest Beatles album to receive a Super Deluxe Edition box set release. Marshall Fish takes a listen to find out if the collection "passes the audition."
13 Musicians Who Can't Stand Their Hit Songs
Not all musicians are fans of the songs that helped them reach stardom. Though they may be grateful for the exposure and success, some are less than enthused to sing their famous singles. Let's take a look at 13 musicians who can't stand their hit songs.
The Top 10 Female Songwriters From Los Angeles
Los Angeles is full of incredible female musicians, producers and songwriters that have carved the landscape for decades. Here are 10 favorites on the music scene who have and continue to make waves in the industry.
Phoebe Bridgers, "Punisher": Music for Haunted Times
A song-by-song look at the themes of the post-folk queen's second album.
11 German Musicians Who Made It Big in America
Beyond classical composers, Germany has given us famous record producers, one-hit wonders, synth-pop and electronic music pioneers, and Grammy Award winners. How many German musicians who made it big in America can you name?
All About Chihiro Anai: Former Member of Pop Music Group HKT48
Chihiro Anai is a former member of the Japanese pop music girl group HKT48. She was also a captain of that group's Team H.
Ten Modern Fiddle Players Who Should Be Rich and Famous
These are some of the best currently active fiddlers I know. Styles vary wildly, from Zydeco, blues, bluegrass, country, and traditional Celtic music to dubstep, pop, rock, and hip hop.
The Best Beatles Songs of All Time
Find the best Beatles songs of all time. The Beatles hold a kind of magic—a "je ne sais quoi" and a standard that many bands try to emulate. Learn about the songs and the stories behind the songs that music fans and artists continue to come back to for comfort and inspiration.
Japanese Bands: Best Japanese Rock Bands of All Time
This article explores the list of the best and most famous Japanese bands and groups of all time. It features a wide variety of Japanese music, including everything from traditional folk music to hard/heavy metal rock music.
Shania Twain "The Woman In Me: Diamond Edition" 3-CD Box Set Review
Shania Twain’s breakthrough album, “The Woman In Me,” has been re-released in a new three-CD box set. This Diamond Edition includes the remastered album, 16 previously unreleased tracks, and a disc consisting of early takes of the record. Marshall Fish has a listen.
Canadian Country Singer Shae Dupuy Shares Her “Selfish” Side
In this interview, Canadian singer Shae Dupuy shares the inspiration behind her single, "Selfish."
Music Legend: Janis Joplin
Janis Joplin is remembered for her mezzo-soprano voice and powerful stage presence. Five of her songs reached the Billboard list of Hot 100 songs. Joplin will always be remembered as one of the most popular and successful singers of her time.
Canadian Bands: Best Canadian Rock Bands of All Time
This is a list of the best and most famous Canadian bands and groups of all time. It features a wide variety of Canadian music, including everything from indie rock music to hardcore rock music.
Top 25 Best Scottish Indie Rock Bands of the 2010s
Read on for a scintillating list of the top 25 of the best Scottish indie rock bands of the 2010s. Many of these groups are Glasgow indie bands, but some are from Edinburgh or places like Stirling and Kilsyth.
Eddie Money Songs: 20 Best Eddie Money Songs of All Time
Explore the best Eddie Money songs list by learning their genres, albums, and the year they were released. This article also includes each song's meaning, awards, and some facts.
Neil Diamond Songs: 20 Best Neil Diamond Songs of All Time
Explore the best Neil Diamond songs list by learning their genres, albums, and the year they were released. This article also includes each song's meaning, awards, and some facts.
The Secrets Behind British Icon Vera Lynn's Decades of Success
Vera Lynn was known as the 'Forces' Sweetheart' in Great Britain during World War II and had a singing career that has spanned decades. Here's a look at her secret to success.
Ten Salacious Facts You Didn't Know About the Beach Boys
Those fresh-faced kids from southern California reminded us of the boys next door. They were, but with a wicked twist.
Legendary Letter Carriers: John Prine, "The Singing Mailman"
John Prine was a Midwestern mailman who was lifted from obscurity into the ranks of revered musical poets. After his recent death from COVID-19, his songs and words were honored by legendary musical luminaries. Prine's history and legacy are celebrated here by a fellow letter carrier.
October Rose, Shatterproof, and “A Different Kind of High"
October Rose partnered with Shatterproof to help combat opioid addiction. Their newly released single "Different Kind of High" highlights the struggles of those addicted and offers compassion for them and their families.
36 Irish and Scottish Singers and Bands Who Made It Big in America
It's not all about whisky and leprechauns, shamrocks and kilts. Scotland, Ireland, and Northern Ireland have exported some popular singers and bands to America that have made it big. How many can you name?
35 Singers From the Caribbean Who Made It Big in America
We associate the Caribbean with beautiful beaches, a carefree attitude, and music. Find out which famous singers and bands got their start in the island paradises of the Caribbean.
Biography of Brandon Colbein Skeie—Singer and Songwriter
Brandon Colbein Skeie is a singer-songwriter from Los Angeles, USA.