Articles for category: Music

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Paul McCartney in Red Square

There are surely many events and peoples that brought about the collapse of the Soviet Union. However, if you were to ask certain members of the Russian population – the popular music critics, young music listeners and even President Vladimir Putin himself, rock n’ roll, namely The Beatles are credited with starting the thaw that ...

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Most Dangerous Spiders in America

I’ve just finished with a trip into the woods of southern Illinois. It wasn’t anything particularly dangerous: head to a cypress swamp, hike deep into the woods, visit a natural lake. Now, there’s not much here that can really endanger someone. The scenery’s pretty idyllic, with rolling hills and steep mountains which seem a little ...

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Best Alternative Rock & Rock Albums of the Decade

As we’re reaching the end of 2009, we have to have a Top 10 list of the best albums by alternative rock/rock bands of this decade. Blink 182– Take Off Your Pants & Jacket Take Off Your Pants & Jacket came out during the Summer of 2001. Tracks include “Story of a Lonely Guy, ” ...

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The Ten Best Songs by Something Corporate

10. Drunk Girl With a soft piano melody to start off the song that turns into full band play I put this song at number ten. It’s about how a young college kid or high schooler who likes a girl, gets to kiss, and then realizes that she was drunk and the whole thing meant ...

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Learning to Play Guitar Tab for Beginners

Every guitarist needs to know how to read guitar tab (tablature) but many beginners find the clusters of numbers, letters and countless hyphens to be a little intimidating. Actually, playing guitar tab is incredibly simple once you learn a few basics. What are guitar tabs? Guitar tabs help guitarists play songs without having to learn ...

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Top 10 Best Drum Solos of All Time

These 10 best drum solos of all time are just what was stated, the best of all time. There are no comparisons to these great solos that have been played. These following songs are by far the best drum solos of all time. 1. Moby Dick – Led Zeppelin – John Bonham – Here is ...

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Top 10 Songs by the Dave Matthews Band

If you’re in your car cruising with the radio on chances are you won’t miss the unmistakable sound of a Dave Matthews Band hit. Their combination of jazz, rock, fusion, soul, and bluegrass gives this group a unique, esoteric blend. Formed by South African front man and guitarist Dave Matthews, he successfully assembled a mix ...

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Top Ten Songs by Collin Raye

Collin Raye is a country artist who has somewhat fallen out of the limelight in the past few years. However, many of his songs are very enduring and are still commonly heard on country music stations today. These are my top ten Collin Raye songs in no particular order. 1. If I Were You (Extremes ...

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Top Ten Cat Stevens Songs

Born Steven Demetre Georgiou (London 1948), Cat Stevens musical career has spanned 5 decades and has undergone major changes along the way. It could be said that this talented singer/songwriter, multiple instrument musician, and sometimes visual artist has had three distinct identities in the music business: the young “Steve Adams” first noticed by the British ...

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The Top Ten Songs by Stryper

Founded in 1983, the Orange County, California-based band Stryper was best known for their yellow and black spandex outfit, glam rock image and, most of all, for their ministry as a Christian band in the heavy metal/hard rock music scene. The name Stryper is an acronym for Salvation Through Redemption Yielding Peace, Encouragement & Righteousness. ...