Sonisphere Festival 2012 has officially been cancelled meaning that Download’s only real rock festival rival has disappeared in an implosion of badly handled PR, lack of any hype and terrible timetable for line up announcements. Is it really as much of a tragedy as many of Sonisphere’s fans are claiming? Possibly. Is it completely and utterly their own fault? Definitely.
Obviously good music is usually achieved through an effective combination of music, vocals and lyrics put together as one.
However these 3 key elements that make music can be performed and executed independently, there are songs without vocals (instrumentals, dance music) and there are songs without music (acapella, beat boxing etc).
Something I’m getting increasingly bored with is the amount of hate a band gets when they release a second/third album with a different sound to what fans are used to. …
After five years of being away from the music industry, Fred Durst and band Limp Bizkit returned in 2011 with the album Gold Cobra under record label Interscope, which reached …
Chris Moyles should be applauded for his charity plea to his listeners. The Yorkshire DJ often comes in for criticism and more recently his listeners have been branded ‘morons’ by the national tabloids, but he and his listeners’ generous side is often overlooked. Regular listeners to the show will already know about Moyles’ charity work over the years.
Just how much has music changed over the past 50 years? We have huge stars today such as Adele, Jessie J, Chris Brown and Drake to name a few. These …
Mainstream music has stolen Ed Sheeran and doesn’t look like they will be letting him go any time soon. The appeal of money, glitz and fame clearly can draw anyone away from their real beliefs and ‘dumb down’ their work. He now fits a commercialised world full of mainstream radio stations, pop loving teenagers and mums and dads who are brainwashed by the charts!