Bass Players To Know:Bernard Edwards

I’d like to title this column: “Better Late Than Never.” You’ve heard his bass lines at weddings, on the radio, at the supermarket, and possibly while waiting on the phone for the next available representative. His grooves defined the funk and disco era with their syncopated and infectious hooks, in-your-face tone, and get your booty…

The History of Heavy Metal Part I: The Difference Between Metal and Heavy Metal

Heavy metal may be the most misunderstood and misrepresented form of music in Western culture. From the widespread misuse of the term to the insistence by fans, journalists, and musicians that bands playing in seemingly hundreds of different musical styles be included under its canopy, heavy metal causes confusion almost everywhere it goes. Despite common use,…

2000-2010 – The Decade That Music Died

Over the past ten years a majority of the top ten songs on the Billboard charts has been consistent trendsetters. Songs that have saturated radio airwaves by the masses are placed in constant rotation to enthrall us. These songs appeal to a certain audience that often allow those in the music industry to capitalize on…

Music

Is background music beneficial or harmful during study? Given that about 75% of students listen to music whilst they do their homework, we ought to find out. It is natural to enjoy learning. We are born curious and eager to gain new knowledge to make sense of the world we live in and gain an…

Bathroom Mirror – The Soul of Your Bathroom

Undoubtedly mirrors in a bathroom add something to the decor of it and brighten up space and mind as you enter. Artfully installed bathroom mirror enhancements your mood while you are inside and you come out completely enlightened! You may be surprised to learn that mirrors create an illusion of space! Your bath space looks…