A Brief History of Joy Division
Joy Division was perhaps one of the most promising bands in the English post-punk history. The band was formed in 1976 in Salford, Greater Manchester. The members of the band are Ian Curtis (singer), Bernard Sumner (guitarist and keyboardist), Peter Hook (bass player) and Stephen Morris (drummer). The band was originally called Warsaw. The band…

All About the Cure
The Cure represents some of the most popular and prolific bands from the punk-rock scene. They rose after the legendary seventies punk movement. They can be easily distinguished thanks to their unique look and lyrics. We have selected some of the key points in their history in order to better understand their development into one…

How Music Effects this Generation
Music has such a large influence on people of all ages but especially on the younger generations as they are at a much more impressionable time in their lives. Music is not just about the lyrics anymore either, music now influences the fashion industry, the speech of the generation, art, and so much more. Music…

What is Indie Music?
Indie music stands for independent music, and this is a very accurate name for what it is. It is music that has been produced independently, or not by any major commercial record label. This often means that the music has a do it yourself approach. From the recording to the producing of the music. Since…

The Rise of Alternative Music
Coldplay, Arctic Monkeys, Franz Ferdinand, Muse, Yeah Yeah Yeahs and many similar bands are at the very top of the music scene of the first decade of the 21st century. Because of the sound that has the touch points with several musical genres, yet does not belong to them, these bands are classified as bands…