Differences And Similarities Between Trap And Indie Music
What’s going on? Could it be that two worlds that, in principle, are as far away from each other as the Indie Rock scene and Trap have more in common than one might assume? Well, that remains to be seen. We don’t know if both scenes will continue to collide, but we have outlined some…

Helado Negro – “This Is How You Smile” Album Review
Ever since 2017’s “Despacito” phenomenon, latin music has started to infiltrate and permeate the mainstream consciousness, from American culture’s open embrace of latin trap, to a vindication of values long ignored by the world at large. Enter Helado Negro, the stage name for Roberto Carlos Lange, an Ecuadorian-American electronic musician that fashioned his latest full…

The return of Vampire Weekend
What happens in six years? Couples and marriages are formed, kids are born, life happens, graduations happen. This is how long Vampire Weekend has been away from the public eye ever since they released their last album, 2013’s magnum opus “Modern Vampires of the City” and, during that time, they really did not have a…

The Progression of Rock Music Over the Years
Rock music really began during the 1950s from a combination of rhythm and blues and gospel music. Rock music during this time included such notable and famous singers as Elvis Presley, Nat King Cole, Doris Day, and Fats Domino. In the later years of the 1950s, the music began to move into the pop charts…

Best Headphones for Listening to Your Favorite Tunes
There are several different types of headphones available today, which makes it very difficult to decide which headphones to choose. The choice may come down to whether you want in-ear, on-ear or over the ear type headphones and how much comfort you want to have. Some headphones are certainly more comfortable than others. Over Ear…

How to Start Your Own Small Band
If you are passionate about starting your own band, then there are some steps you should take to increase your chances of being successful. There are a lot of great bands that have tried to get started but there are also many that did not make it, so there are a few steps that you…

Top Jobs in The Music Industry
There are several jobs in the music industry. Many more than you might think there are. A lot goes on behind the scenes that we don’t even know about and someone must have this job. Some of the top jobs can bring a sizeable paycheck, and in some cases, fame. While a few of these…

New Indie Bands to Look Out For
The year is 2018, and the music industry more than ever is anticipating a glut of indie bands to take a stab at the industry in a bid to win over the fan base. Currently, the Underground rock ‘n’ roll scene is bubbly with new indie bands popping up every other time while the more…

All about the Shins
American indie rock music band The Shins was formed in Albuquerque, New Mexico, in 1997 with vocalist and multi-instrumentalist James Mercer the founding member. The group later relocated to a new base in Portland, Oregon. James started the band as a side project while he was still in Flake which he joined in 1992 with…

All about the Killers
The US-based rock band Killers was formed in Las Vegas, Nevada in 2001 and comprise of four members; Brandon Flowers (vocals), Mark Stoermer playing (bass), Dave Keuning (guitar) and Ronnie Vannuci (drums). Flowers, who initially was part of the synth Blush Response band before being kicked out for rejecting to move to Los Angeles with…