We've got another playlist this week! Check it out, and let me know what you think! 1. "Manhattan" by Sara Bareilles https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8wKU-jaus6w Though I feel like she's had enough songs popular on the radio to make her a more well known artist in the industry, Sara Bareilles seems to fly under the radar more often…Read more Have You Heard…? This Week’s Playlist (4/12/17)
Some pretty big profile songs came out within the past couple of weeks, or at least songs with pretty big name artists attached to them. Some came in with high expectations from the general music consuming public, and others maybe came as a surprise. Today, I'm analyzing which of these new songs worked and which ones…Read more New Music Round-Up! What Worked and What Didn’t
In an effort to post more often, I've decided to make a weekly playlist post about new songs I'm been listening to, songs I'm rediscovering, or songs I just really want to share with others. I hope you guys enjoy, and maybe learn about some new artists or songs along the way! "Craving" by…Read more Have You Heard…? This Week’s Playlist (4/5/17)
I know, what have I done?! Cue the alarm bells! Our political climate is divisive, there is no denying that. After 8 years under President Obama, we are all adjusting to a new administration, whether we agree with what is being done by that administration or not. However, this is not the first time we have…Read more Artists and Their Opinions: How Politics Fits Into Music
This post is in response to the following article written by Mikael Wood of the Los Angeles Times: http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/music/la-et-ms-grammys-adele-power-play-20170213-story.html (This is the first response piece I've written to an article, but I think I'm going to try to do this a little more). Anyone that personally knows me knows that I am a huge fan of Adele.…Read more I’m Going To Let You Finish: Response Piece – Adele’s Grammy Issues
Leading up to tonight's game, I was very excited to see what Lady Gaga would do with the half time show. I have been a fan of her music from the very beginning of her career. Her lyrics, her pure raw vocal talent, her ear for melodies and hooks; it's insane how incredibly talented she…Read more Review: Lady Gaga’s Electrifying Half Time Show!
It's that time of year again! The Recording Academy once again is rounding up music's biggest stars out of their penthouse apartments to celebrate the year's biggest musical accomplishments in a room barely big enough to fit all of that money and flagrant narcissism (sorry, Kanye). This year featured many surprises when the nominations were…Read more 2017 Grammy Awards: Who Comes Out On Top?