Enjoy! List of songs: 11th century Salve Regina 1600s Canon in D – Pachelbel 1800s Symphony No. 5 – Beethoven 1910s Danny Boy – Frederic Weatherly 1920s Old Man River – Jerome Kern & Oscar Hammerstein II 1930s Minnie The Moocher – Cab Calloway 1940s Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy – The Andrew Sisters 1950s I […]
Yesterday Apple announced iTunes Radio a streaming service that extends the music giant’s reach into a space currently reserved by Spotify, Pandora and others. The announcement wasn’t just an introduction, however. Apple made it very clear in the scope of it’s current reach, it’s position as one of the largest online retailers my the sheer volume of […]
Well, the Eurovision Song Content is over, and the biggest non-event for American audiences has proved once again that Europe (including almost every country on that continent and beyond) loves a good sing song. As an expat Brit, I remember fondly the days of Bucks Fizz and ABBA, as well as more dubious acts that […]
Yeee Haw! The Country music genre surpasses even classic rock to hit number one in popularity! That’s a surprise but no surprise when Country music keeps edging toward the center of music, with cross-over artists and popular songs with twangs! “According to newly released information from The NPD Group, a global information company, country music […]
One of my favorite films of the Bond catalog, and one of the greater Bond themes hit the news today. It’s reported Adele will be singing the Bond theme from Skyfall at the Oscars this year! Wonder if they’ll have her repel down from a helicopter?
Living away from the UK for the past 30 years, I often feel disconnected from the UK music scene, even though the Internet – and especially YouTube – allows monitoring, watching and listening to what’s happening, it’s not the same as being in the clubs, watching the TV and chatting with mates over a curry! […]
1. The Message – Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five 2. Fight The Power – Public Enemy 3. Nuthin But A “G” Thang – Dr. Dre 4. It’s Like That – Run-D.M.C. 5. Rappers Delight- Sugarhill Gang 6. Juicy – Notorious B.I.G. 7. Children’s Story – Slick Rick 8. I Used To Love H.E.R. – Common 9. Planet Rock – Afrika Bambaataa 10. Paid in Full – Eric B. & Rakim 11. Rock the Bells – […]