I Drive a Volkswagen, but I Love the Acura RDX Commercial (Thanks to Blondie)

 If you were a teenager in the 1980s then you'll remember Debbie Harry, the platinum-haired songstress known as Blondie....more

Old Music Review: Bic Runga

I have decided to review old music CDs.  I think that most of the new music is crap, mostly beats with nothing more to offer.  I own a ton of old CDs and have even more older songs on my IPOD.  With this being said there are some CDs and artists that may have been lost in the fray.  I would love to review them now and hopefully I can interest even one person.  I was going through CDs trying to look for something that was low key that I could jam to whilst working on stuff on the computer and not waking my son up.   Bic Runga jumped out at me, and made me r...more

Soul Searching Is A Smooth Jazz Fusion Album From Mitchell Coleman Jr. That Will Funk You Up

“Soul Searching” is a smooth jazz fusion album from Mitchell Coleman Jr. that will funk you up. It’s a perfect mix of Funk and Jazz, that’ll get Funk on your Jazz and Jazz on your Funk … Mmmm sounds good!! This album has it all: heart, soul, and collaborations with Motown legends that bring his lifelong dream of sharing music with the world to life. Co-writing all but one of the songs on his album, Mitchell Coleman Jr. is a true smooth jazz musician....more

Jimmy Dale Has Just Released An Original Jazz Single Honoring His Idol George Benson

Jazz musician and established composer Jimmy Dale and just released an original single honoring his idol and famed guitarist George Benson. Dale is no new kid on the block, he has played with and been taught by world renowned musicians over the course of his continuing career. Dale has backed for notable bands such as The Drifters, The Coasters, The Chiffons, and Tommy Roe. But, he attributes Don Schamber from MontereyPeninsulaCollege, as the one who had the biggest influence on him. “He taught me the love of jazz and how to compose.” Experience the heartwarming “Dear Mr....more

The 5 Best Places to See Live Music in Miami

Miami is increasingly becoming a sonic melting pot, showcasing almost every music genre from Latin to indie rock. Such musical diversity is only fitting for the city that produced artists like Gloria Estefan, Flo Rida, Enrique Iglesias, Iron & Wine, and Pitbull. Not surprisingly, the city's live music scene is a vibrant, must-have experience for any visitor. Whether you want to lock eyes with a brooding folk singer or dance the night away, these five places are sure to slake your musical thirst....more

Tension & release technique for story-telling through music

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Wicked Game by Chris Isaak https://plus.google.com/110281594137407899585/posts/6Fvav5Wrcnd

Dedicated to my beloved, to our first year together, 1993, this song brings back the first moments of our finding love.Many people never find that one person who makes their love ageless, a soul mate. To all the people who have, this is a great video. the uncensored :Wicked Game by Chris Isaak.Click on link in title, since it wouldn't load here....more

Casting a wide 'net' for artists

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Blog Roundup - Jan 2015

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5 differences between compositions for background scores & songs

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