EXPANDING YOUR HORIZONS

Have you ever found yourself in a music rut? Listening to the same tracks time after time? If either applies to you, I am here […]

MAKING IT

The music industry continuously changes based on the technology and culture of the time. Today, everyone has a phone in their pocket, and we spend a significant amount of time online on social media.

THE MAGICAL WORLD OF MOVIE SOUNDTRACKS

What’s a story without music?  On February 15th, 2018, I sat in a rickety seat at my local Cineplex watching Black Panther (dir. Ryan Coogler, […]

SUMMER OF RAP: LOOKING BACK AT SOME OF THE ALBUMS FROM THIS SUMMER

So far, 2021 has blessed hip hop fans with some great projects this year but it has to be a great year for music, the summer albums have to be something special.

QUEEN’S ON AUX

There really is nothing better than ordering yourself an exam-sized coffee and finding some prime real estate to have a bit of alone time for you and your notes.

IGNORE THE EAST AND THE WEST: MICHIGAN IS WHERE IT’S AT

“Honestly you just have to have fun with it. Jay-Z is always going to be the greatest of all time, but no one listen to Jay Z right now because he too serious.” – Rio Da Young OG

THE WONDERS OF ELECTRONIC MUSIC

There’s so much to love!

TIMELESS TUNES

Modern music has not appeared out of thin air. Contemporary works are built on the shoulders of giants, weaving together several inspirational sources, demonstrated in the genre, instrumentation, chord progression, or even just the feeling. Musical borrowing is an intrinsic value of musical creation, and it is fascinating how you can trace it between songs and generations.

IT’S PERFECTLY QUEER THESE LGBTQIA2S+ ARTISTS ROCK

A short history of where queerness and music intersect, with a playlist that encompasses it all.