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  • 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

  • This article suggests a list of the 16 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.

    16 Best California Rock Bands of All Time

    16 Best California Rock Bands of All Time

    by Kelley Marks21

  • 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-sensei170

  • 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

  • This article suggests a list of the 13 greatest Native American rock bands. It only includes bands from North America, that is, Canada and the United States.

    13 Best Native American Rock Bands

    13 Best Native American Rock Bands

    by Kelley Marks9

  • 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

  • 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!

    107 Country Songs About Cheating and Lying

    107 Country Songs About Cheating and Lying

    by FlourishAnyway127

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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 Marks506

  • Over the years, soft rock has remained a chart-topping genre. This article showcases the very best soft rock songs.

    100 Best Soft Rock Songs

    100 Best Soft Rock Songs

    by Ansel Pereira3

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  • Here is a list of the most important guitar players in the history of rock. These are the guitarists who inspired millions to pick up the instrument and make their own marks in the music world. Every great guitarist had their own influential hero, and chances are it was one of these players.

    The 13 Most Important Guitar Players in Rock History

    The 13 Most Important Guitar Players in Rock History

    by Guitar Gopher9

  • "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

  • The cross-dressing heavy metal legends have hung up their makeup bags for good. The author, a longtime "SMF," looks back at 40 years of metal, mascara and mayhem.

    The Twisted Sister History: S.M.F. Forever!

    The Twisted Sister History: S.M.F. Forever!

    by Keith Abt6

  • 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 (2020)

    Top 10 Most Popular K-Pop Girl Groups (2020)

    by Diana951

  • 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

  • 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 Abt19

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  • Queensrÿche's split with 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 Queensrÿches

    The Tale of Two Queensrÿches

    by Keith Abt101

  • 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 Jean18

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  • 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 (2020)

    Top 10 Most Beautiful K-Pop Female Idols (2020)

    by Diana207

  • 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

  • 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?

    154 Songs About Stalkers and Obsession

    154 Songs About Stalkers and Obsession

    by FlourishAnyway97

  • 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 King6

  • 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 Learn Things Web57

  • 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

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  • 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-4515

  • Some of the most beloved songs have been covered by a variety of artists over the years. We look at Bonnie Raitt's classic tune, "I Can't Make You Love Me" and rank 14 contenders. Who do you prefer?

    Who Sang It Best? "I Can't Make You Love Me"

    Who Sang It Best? "I Can't Make You Love Me"

    by FlourishAnyway69

  • 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.

    50 Greatest Classic Rock and Roll Songs

    50 Greatest Classic Rock and Roll Songs

    by Kelley Marks29

  • A long time Dokken fan presents a brief history of the band and examines their extensive catalog of hard rock classics.

    A Brief History of Dokken

    A Brief History of Dokken

    by Keith Abt17

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