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  • 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.

    9 Living Blues Artists You Might Not Know

    9 Living Blues Artists You Might Not Know

    by Sherry Hewins8

  • Man has found solace in trees, woods and forests since time immemorial. Trees are essential to life on Earth. Read about how composers have been inspired by trees: Schubert, Schumann, Verdi, Liszt, Shostakovich, Saint-Saëns, Johann Strauss II, Respighi, Roussel and Edward McDowell.

    10 Pieces of Classical Music Inspired by Trees

    10 Pieces of Classical Music Inspired by Trees

    by Frances Metcalfe8

  • This top 10 list explores today's top female K-pop artists. Learn about their incredible career paths and vote for your favorite! These solo artists will certainly win over your heart!

    Top 10 K-Pop Female Solo Artists (2019)

    Top 10 K-Pop Female Solo Artists (2019)

    by Diana4

  • 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-sensei84

  • Madonna and Cyndi Lauper appeared on the music scene around the same time. Both were huge but their singing careers took very different paths. Why did Madonna succeed while Cyndi failed?

    Why Madonna Succeeded Where Cyndi Lauper Failed

    Why Madonna Succeeded Where Cyndi Lauper Failed

    by J Jahan54

  • 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 Wilber2

  • 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

  • Read about what tragedies befell some of our most treasured composers - Purcell, Dvorak, Alban Berg, Weber, Bizet, Arriaga and Felix and Fanny Mendelssohn.

    Sad Stories From Classical Music

    Sad Stories From Classical Music

    by Frances Metcalfe4

  • 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

  • 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 Jean17

  • Lana Del Rey has released four full-length LPs during her career. But, what about her unreleased music? Many of her unreleased songs are brilliant, as well. Here are 10 of her very best unreleased songs.

    Top 10 Unreleased Lana Del Rey Songs

    Top 10 Unreleased Lana Del Rey Songs

    by Anna Gaal0

  • 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 2019.

    Top 10 Most Popular K-Pop Girl Groups (2019)

    Top 10 Most Popular K-Pop Girl Groups (2019)

    by Diana731

  • This article explores my adventures in interviewing synthpop artists. It explains how I got started as an interviewer on the topic and why I fell in love with it.

    Synthwave and Me: A Love Story

    Synthwave and Me: A Love Story

    by Karl Magi0

  • This article suggests a list of the 13 Best California Rock Bands of All Time. Each band must have started its career in California and be known primarily as a rock and roll band.

    13 Best California Rock Bands of All Time

    13 Best California Rock Bands of All Time

    by Kelley Marks13

  • 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

  • Man has been able to create fire for at least a million years. Read about how composers of classical music have written music inspired by fire, including Debussy, Beethoven, Manuel de Falla, Shostakovich, Haydn, Prokoviev, Handel and Stravinsky.

    8 Pieces of Classical Music Inspired by Fire

    8 Pieces of Classical Music Inspired by Fire

    by Frances Metcalfe6

  • 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 Fergusson16

  • Now a subject very much in vogue due to the Harry Potter books, sorcerers or wizards have been a source of inspiration for many composers. Read interpretations from Dukas, Wagner, Tchaikovsky, Delibes, Stravinsky, Purcell, Gilbert and Sullivan, Adolph Adam and Rimsky-Korsakov, and Andrew Thomas.

    10 Pieces of Classical Music Inspired by Wizards and Sorcerers

    10 Pieces of Classical Music Inspired by Wizards and Sorcerers

    by Frances Metcalfe4

  • 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 Abt101

  • Dogs are commonly called man's best friend. Maybe not so much wolves and foxes, but read about how composers have been inspired by these wonderful creatures - Chopin, Tchaikovsky, Stravinsky, Janáĉek, Prokoviev, Charles Lecoq, Franz Reizenstein and George Crumb.

    8 Pieces of Classical Music Inspired by Dogs, Foxes and Wolves

    8 Pieces of Classical Music Inspired by Dogs, Foxes and Wolves

    by Frances Metcalfe2

  • KPOP idols are mostly known for their looks and talent, but did you know that there are many of them who deserve recognition for their brains?

    10 Smartest Korean Idols

    10 Smartest Korean Idols

    by Fairlane Raymundo53

  • Buddy Holly inspired so many of today's rock stars. The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, and so many others were influenced by this phenomenal artist. His music provided the template for some of the best rock songs ever written. Here are some of his best.

    Buddy Holly’s 10 Best Songs

    Buddy Holly’s 10 Best Songs

    by cfjots0

  • All of us have encountered storms of one sort or another in our lives. Unsurprisingly, composers have written music to conjure them up. Read how Haydn, Johann Strauss II, Khachaturian, Beethoven, Berlioz and Britten have found inspiration from storms in their music.

    6 Classical Composers and Compositions Inspired by Storms

    6 Classical Composers and Compositions Inspired by Storms

    by Frances Metcalfe4

  • This list suggests a compilation of the greatest classic rock and roll songs of all time. It focuses on the period between the 1950s and the year 2000.

    35 Greatest Classic Rock and Roll Songs

    35 Greatest Classic Rock and Roll Songs

    by Kelley Marks20

  • Canadian synthwave producer Mirrorvoid creates music that, in his words, explores themes of "AI, surveillance capitalism, virtual reality and facial recognition" and balances those darker themes with the "bright side of '80s retrowave culture."

    An Interview with Canadian Synthwave Producer Mirrorvoid

    An Interview with Canadian Synthwave Producer Mirrorvoid

    by Karl Magi0

  • 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 late period this article looks at the music that Beethoven wrote that was his most ambitious, and was written while he was completely deaf.

    Beethoven's Three Compositional Periods: The Late Period

    Beethoven's Three Compositional Periods: The Late Period

    by Music-and-Art-453

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  • Charles "Buddy" Bolden's story is haunting and captivating with excessive highs and terrifying lows. Few people are familiar with his influence on the music culture, yet his musical ingenuity touches each of us fundamentally and socially.

    Charles “Buddy” Bolden: The Man Who Invented Jazz

    Charles “Buddy” Bolden: The Man Who Invented Jazz

    by Kenna McHugh1

  • Read about classical music composers depicting morningtime, Ravel, Debussy, Haydn, Elgar, Roussel, Grieg and Delius all taking inspiration in different ways, from Greek classical literature and a painted ceiling to time spent on an orange plantation.

    7 Classical Music Compositions Inspired by Morning

    7 Classical Music Compositions Inspired by Morning

    by Frances Metcalfe8

  • 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 Kelley Marks486

  • 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!

    104 Country Songs About Cheating and Lying

    104 Country Songs About Cheating and Lying

    by FlourishAnyway92

  • Read about great female pianists, Kathryn Stott, Mitsuko Uchida, Angela Hewitt, Maria Joao Pires, Marta Argerich, Alicia de Larrocha and some wonderful pianists from a bygone age like Lili Kraus.

    10 Great Female Pianists

    10 Great Female Pianists

    by Frances Metcalfe11

  • 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?

    143 Songs About Stalkers and Obsession

    143 Songs About Stalkers and Obsession

    by FlourishAnyway74

  • 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

  • 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-4514

  • "Creatures Of The Night" is considered one of KISS' best albums today, but in 1982 it seemed like their last gasp. It features new guitarist Vinnie Vincent and the anthem "I Love It Loud."

    KISS "Creatures of the Night" Album Review

    KISS "Creatures of the Night" Album Review

    by Keith Abt20

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  • 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 Crampton40

  • A list of 15 great Italian Indie Rock bands . Presenting the lighter side of Italian guitar-fueled rock. Here you will find a chaotic melange of Pop, Rock, Punk, Grunge, Garage and whatever else.

    15 Great Italian Indie Rock Bands (With Videos)

    15 Great Italian Indie Rock Bands (With Videos)

    by Shinkicker4

  • K-Pop girl groups have become a global phenomenon thanks to their addictive melodies, stunning choreography, and the exceptional beauty of their members. Here's the list of top 10 most popular and beautiful K-Pop female idols who will make your jaw drop!

    Top 10 Most Beautiful K-Pop Female Idols (2019)

    Top 10 Most Beautiful K-Pop Female Idols (2019)

    by Diana40

  • Read through the night with John Field, Chopin, Debussy, Ravel, Manuel de Falla, Britten, Rossini and Mozart and Schönberg. On the way visit gardens, sirens and lovers working out a painful relationship, tolling bells and evening sunsets and a bit of light entertainment fit for a soirée.

    7 Classical Composers and Compositions Inspired by the Night

    7 Classical Composers and Compositions Inspired by the Night

    by Frances Metcalfe4

  • These male idols are popular for being the best rappers of their group. Find out the boys who are talented rappers in the world of K-pop music.

    Top 10 Best Male Rappers of K-Pop Groups

    Top 10 Best Male Rappers of K-Pop Groups

    by Mare-sensei192

  • 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 Brown2

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