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  • KISS' 1981 concept album "Music From The Elder" bombed when it was first released, but developed a cult following over time. A rabid KISS fanboy will attempt to defend this still controversial album.

    KISS "Music From 'The Elder'" Review (1981)

    KISS "Music From 'The Elder'" Review (1981)

    by Keith Abt31

  • Fun facts and profile of the cutest and most handsome member of BTS, V (Kim Taehyung) and why he is one of the most charming K-Pop male idols of today.

    10 Reasons Why Everybody Loves BTS' V

    10 Reasons Why Everybody Loves BTS' V

    by Mare-sensei108

  • Beethoven's musical output can be divided into three different periods. These are the early, middle, and late periods. Each corresponds chronologically with his life and each has its own distinct sound. Focusing on the middle period this article looks at the music that Beethoven wrote, that has since become his most popular.

    Beethoven's Three Compositional Periods: The Middle Period

    Beethoven's Three Compositional Periods: The Middle Period

    by Music-and-Art-458

  • Composers inspired by the sea. Britten, Wagner, Debussy, Elgar, Delius, Ravel, Alkan and Mendelssohn all wrote with the sea in mind amid storms, calm seas, the waves and from the sea shore.

    8 Pieces of Classical Music Inspired By the Sea

    8 Pieces of Classical Music Inspired By the Sea

    by Frances Metcalfe1

  • A look at one of the greatest music videos of all time: Johnny Cash: "Hurt". Includes interview clips with Rick Rubin, Trent Reznor, and Mark Romanek, who all played a part in putting together this incredibly moving and unforgettable piece of work.

    Johnny Cash: “Hurt”, The Story Behind The Video

    Johnny Cash: “Hurt”, The Story Behind The Video

    by Paul Goodman11

  • Folk music has a long history in American culture. Because America is so ethnically diverse, the musical landscape of America is also diverse.

    Folk Music and American Culture

    Folk Music and American Culture

    by Jennifer Wilber0

  • This is an analysis for Kimbra's "Settle Down" music video. A hub about the meaning in Kimbra's "Settle Down" music video; analysis in Kimbra's "Settle Down" music video; Kimbra's "Settle Down" music video meaning.

    Meaning in Kimbra's "Settle Down" Music Video

    Meaning in Kimbra's "Settle Down" Music Video

    by Nalini Marquez16

  • Some of the best country songs ever made are male/female duets. There is something inherently powerful about the way these songs blend both voices and perspectives to create a relatable narrative.

    Top 10 Male-Female Duets in Country Music

    Top 10 Male-Female Duets in Country Music

    by Isabella King5

  • The four members of KISS took a massive gamble when they all released solo albums on the same day in September 1978. Instead of platinum success, it was the beginning of the end for the original band.

    KISS: The 1978 Solo Albums Fiasco

    KISS: The 1978 Solo Albums Fiasco

    by Keith Abt17

  • Nirvana is the name of one of the most famous and influential rock bands of the 20th Century. The band is famous for its grunge and punk sound, heavy drums, interesting riffs and poetic lyrics. The band consisted of Kurt Cobain, Dave Grohl and Krist...

    Top 10 Best Nirvana Songs

    Top 10 Best Nirvana Songs

    by HumanPerception24

  • The 10 best dubstep songs by ten artists, each providing their own take on the sound: from remixes of popular songs to original pieces, starting with Skrillex's Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites.

    Top 10 Best Dubstep Songs

    Top 10 Best Dubstep Songs

    by HumanPerception129

  • This article suggests a list of the ten greatest rock bands of all time and provides a short biography of each group, as well as photos and videos.

    Ten Greatest Rock Bands of All Time

    Ten Greatest Rock Bands of All Time

    by Kelley419

  • This article has the intention to educate the reader as to the origins and development of romantic era piano solos. This article will specialise in the analysis of Frederic Chopin and his use of musical imagery and innovative romantic style techniques.

    A Guide to the Development of Early Romantic Piano Music

    A Guide to the Development of Early Romantic Piano Music

    by Hamish J Hutson-Hill2

  • These male idols are the pride of their group for being the best vocalist. Find out who's our top 10 K-pop male vocalists from popular boy groups.

    Top 10 Best K-Pop Male Vocalists

    Top 10 Best K-Pop Male Vocalists

    by Mare-sensei47

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  • Whether you prefer big blooms, heavy scents, or tiny, almost insignificant florets, there is a flower for you. Read about Tchaikovsky, Johann Strauss II, Schumann, Bizet, Delibes, Puccini, Jean Françaix, and other composers who have been inspired to write about flowers.

    10 Pieces of Classical Music Inspired by Flowers

    10 Pieces of Classical Music Inspired by Flowers

    by Frances Metcalfe3

  • Here is a look at ten of the most beautiful movements of Beethoven's music. This article comes highly recommended to people looking to expand their listening knowledge of Beethoven's music or Classical Music in general. Video/listening examples provided.

    Ten of the Most Beautiful Compositions by Beethoven

    Ten of the Most Beautiful Compositions by Beethoven

    by Music-and-Art-4511

  • Celebrating Hatsune Miku's 10th birthday, I'll be listing my top 10 favorite Hatsune Miku songs that were released during her first 10 years.

    My Top 10 Favorite Hatsune Miku Songs

    My Top 10 Favorite Hatsune Miku Songs

    by Zero Ways4

  • Pop, rock, country, hip hop, and R&B music are full of songs about stalkers, creepy people, and obsessive love. How many of these songs do you know?

    130 Songs About Stalkers and Obsession

    130 Songs About Stalkers and Obsession

    by FlourishAnyway56

  • A list of 14 great Italian Indie Rock bands . Presenting the lighter side of Italian guitar-fuelled rock. Here you will find a chaotic melange of Pop, Rock, Punk, Grunge, Garage and whatever else.

    14 Great Italian Indie Rock Bands (With Videos)

    14 Great Italian Indie Rock Bands (With Videos)

    by Shinkicker4

  • Many composers love the outdoors and the sound of birds. Article on birdsong in classical music. Cuckoo, hen, lark, bobolink, red cardinal, quail, nightingale, oriole and exotic species all here.

    8 Pieces of Classical Music Inspired by Birds

    8 Pieces of Classical Music Inspired by Birds

    by Frances Metcalfe0

  • Wales is a country with a wonderful musical heritage. Folk and traditional songs are an important and enjoyable part of this heritage and of Welsh culture. The country is known internationally for its vocal music, singers, and choirs.

    Welsh Folk and Traditional Songs: A Rich Musical Heritage

    Welsh Folk and Traditional Songs: A Rich Musical Heritage

    by Linda Crampton38

  • Some Christian songs are just cool. For example, the remake of Jesus is Just Alright by DC Talk and Stomp by Kirk Franklin. These are fun songs that can really get you in a great mood.

    Top Ten Coolest Christian Songs Ever

    Top Ten Coolest Christian Songs Ever

    by Cari Jean12

  • Deadmau5 (aka Joel Zimmerman) is one of the world's most recognized and admired producers of electro, techno, dubstep, and house music. Here's a list of his ten best songs. Listen and enjoy!

    Top 10 Best Deadmau5 Songs

    Top 10 Best Deadmau5 Songs

    by HumanPerception41

  • Make your own playlist using the best collection of done-me-wrong songs in country music. No one knows the heartache of lying, cheating, two-timing, and sweet revenge like country music does!

    91 Country Songs About Cheating and Lying

    91 Country Songs About Cheating and Lying

    by FlourishAnyway78

  • Queensryche's split with original vocalist Geoff Tate was one of the most bizarre rock dramas in recent memory. Let's find out how it all went down and how it was resolved.

    The Tale of Two Queensryches

    The Tale of Two Queensryches

    by Keith Abt100

  • Do you want to play piano like Nodame, but are having trouble finding all the sheet music? Here is a collection of the featured piano music in the anime and live-action drama Nodame Cantabile.

    Piano Music in Nodame Cantabile

    Piano Music in Nodame Cantabile

    by Kymberly Fergusson14

  • Jeff Buckley is probably most well-known for his cover of Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah." But he also has an entire discography of equally stellar songs. Here's 10 of Jeff Buckley's best songs.

    The Best Jeff Buckley Songs You've Never Heard Of

    The Best Jeff Buckley Songs You've Never Heard Of

    by Brittany Brown-Doherty1

  • There is something enjoyable for everyone on this one, whether you are more a fan of Anthony Green's sweet and genuine love songs, his more playful pop songs, or his darker explorations into love and relationships.

    Anthony Green: 'Would You Still Be in Love' Review

    Anthony Green: 'Would You Still Be in Love' Review

    by Jack Teters0

  • Formed in 1981, Loudness is the best known Heavy Metal band from Japan. They're mainly remembered in the U.S. for their hit "Crazy Nights," from 1985's Thunder in the East album.

    Loudness: Japanese Heavy Metal Icons

    Loudness: Japanese Heavy Metal Icons

    by Keith Abt9

  • The popularity of K-Pop is rising every day. There are many K-Pop girl groups, but the following top 10 bands are considered to be the most popular in the K-Pop world in 2018.

    Top 10 Most Popular K-Pop Girl Groups (2018)

    Top 10 Most Popular K-Pop Girl Groups (2018)

    by Diana379

  • Do a search for “The Blues,” you will get a list of dead guys. This might lead one to believe that the The Blues is music of the past. Wrong. The Blues is alive, and so are these blues musicians.

    10 Living Blues Artists You Might Not Know

    10 Living Blues Artists You Might Not Know

    by Sherry Hewins8

  • This article has been written as a guide for musicians taking high level music diplomas to help in the successful production of program notes. This also provides a basis to learn an effective way to write program notes for concerts and other professional performances.

    A Guide to Writing Programme Notes

    A Guide to Writing Programme Notes

    by Hamish J Hutson-Hill0

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  • Wondering exactly what a minuet and trio might be? Find out where the musical form originates, what a trio really is, and how the whole thing is put together.

    A Guide to the Minuet and Trio Form

    A Guide to the Minuet and Trio Form

    by JohnMello12

  • Jazz was born out of the pain of slavery and the clash between the cultures of West Africa and the Protestant ethos of the Southern states of the United States. This is a first article in a series looking at the history of jazz through an examination of its many genres.

    How Did Jazz Originate?

    How Did Jazz Originate?

    by Tony McGregor39

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