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Mathew Knowles: Is Education and Knowledge the Same Thing?

Mathew Knowles Founder, President and CEO, Music World Entertainment #Knowledge Mathew Knowles is best known for being the former manager of Destiny’s Child. He also managed his daughters Beyoncé and Solange Knowles. His company, Music World Entertainment, is one of the …

Cinematic Pop: The Racer - "Spiral Staircase"

The Racer “Spiral Staircase” The Racer is an unbelievably complex band.  This is beautiful music.  “Spiral Staircase” is a cinematic masterpiece.  The video so well captures the whole mystery of this single.  What is amazing is that The Racer is …

Great Remix: WHY? - "Proactive Evolution" (Nick Diamonds Remix)

WHY? “Proactive Evolution” (Nick Diamonds Remix) Moh Lhean Expanded What a great remix.  You know, this is one of those times that a remix is even better than the original.  Nick Diamonds has reimagined WHY?’s beautiful, weird, strange song as …

Back With A Vengeance: Asking Alexandria - "Into The Fire"

Asking Alexandria “Into The Fire” Asking Alexandria One of my favorite screamo bands, Asking Alexandria, after a couple of years floundering around, are back with a vengeance.  Comprised of Ben Bruce – Guitar; Cameron Liddell – Guitar; Sam Bettley – …

Band With Heart: Foreign Figures - "Heart Of Gold"

Foreign Figures “Heart Of Gold” Overzealous This alt-pop band from Utah has the hooks, the looks, the sound, the lyrics to be big stars.  Formed by brothers Steve (drums) and Eric (vocals/piano) Michels, the two were introduced to Seth Dunshee (bass) …

Chaos: Dionisyan - "In The Mirror Of My Soul"

Dionisyan “In The Mirror Of My Soul” Delirium and Madness – Concerto Grosso Opera N° 2 in G Minor  And now for something completely different.  Dionisyan is not your normal rock band; in fact, they are actually classical music redone …

The Top 10 Albums Of 2017

2017 was quite the year in music with both old and new artists releasing a plethora of incredible music for our ears to behold for years to come! Check out the list below and let us know your thoughts! 10. …

Glam Rock Star: Gyasi - "Sugar Mama"

Gyasi “Sugar Mama” Oh my God, if you believe in reincarnation, then Gyasi IS Marc Bolan, or else channeling him.  Seriously, if you love Glam Rock (Slade, T Rex, Sweet, Bowie), then you will love Gyasi.  His riffs alone are …

Synth Pop For Today: Ski Lodge - "My Friend"

Ski Lodge “My Friend” Andrew Marr is Ski Lodge.  The multi-instrumentalist from Brooklyn has released a tremendous song harkening back to the great synth New Wave bands of the 80’s like Orchestral Maneuvers In The Dark and Simple Minds.  In …

New York Americana: Chris Thile - "Thank You, New York"

Chris Thile “Thank You, New York” Thanks For Listening Chris Thile, perhaps the greatest mandolin player in the world, has released his songs he wrote for “A Prairie Home Companion”, and the songs are down home and humbly wonderful.  As …

R&B Perfection: Wingtip (Ft Youngr) - "Space For Us"

Wingtip (ft Youngr) “Space For Us” What a great R&B song that has that certain something that takes it out of the normal to a step way beyond.  The vocals of Youngr in the background certainly adds a lot.  Wingtip …

Protest Music: HEGAZY - "Here To Stay"

HEGAZY “Here To Stay” What a great and important duo.  HEGAZY is the brainchild of Leila & Omnia Hegazy, first generation Arab-Americans who grew up in the shadow of the 9/11 being referred to as “the other”.  These are brave women fighting …

Uplifting: Dreaming Of The Afterlife - "Today I Am Truly Alive"

Dreaming Of The Afterlife “Today I Am Truly Alive” A Collection Of Memories A beautiful song.  The guitars ring, the keyboards are minimal, all working to support ethereal beauty, while accounting the bittersweet feeling of missing and loving someone very …

Post R&B: Veronica Fusaro - "Better If I Go"

Veronica Fusaro “Better If I Go” Wow. Veronica Fusaro is amazing.  Her voice is off the hook.  If you like great R&B, this is the singer for you.  She can bring the emotion out of a song without adding extra …

Pop Perfection: The Raft - "Blue and Blue"

The Raft “Blue and Blue” Orion E.P. What a beautiful EP.  The Raft is the work of Phil Wilson from Neston, UK, and he makes beautiful music.  Sometimes, his pop tunes remind me of The Lightening Seeds at their best.  …

Amazing Boy Band: Liam Payne - "Bedroom Floor (Live Acoustic)"

Liam Payne “Bedroom Floor (Live Acoustic)” Liam Payne, who gained fame as a member of One Direction, has shown again that he can really sing.  I love this song.  The line “you said it was over, but your clothes say …

Music Collages: Monster Rally - "Sunny Sloth"

Monster Rally “Sunny Sloth” Flowering Jungle Some of the oddest and most beautiful music ever recorded, Flowering Jungle is worth listening to.  With a sound like Esquival! on drugs, Monster Rally has created something extremely interesting.  Monster Rally is the musical project of …

Japanese News: 964 Pinocchio - I've Been Running Round The City For 10 Minutes Straight In Order To Find You & Rip Your Fucking Face Off EP

964 Pinocchio I’ve Been Running Round The City For 10 Minutes Straight In Order To Find You & Rip Your Fucking Face Off EP What an EP this is; eight minutes of pure noise.  Coming from Tokyo, Japan, and taking …

Feel Good Fantasy: The Pow Pow Family Band - "Tiny Brush Parade"

Pow Pow Family Band “Tiny Brush Parade” All Right Wonder where Adam Green and Kimya Dawson style of anti-folk disappeared to?  Well, be not dismayed.  Pow Pow Family Band carries on that beautiful style perfectly.  Miles Robbins, his classmate Nara …

Hardo "Got it Out the Mud"

  Hardo “Got it Out the Mud” produced by Stevie B is the most recent video release of the Pittsburgh rapper. It is a dedication to New Orleans deceased rapper Souljah Slim. He discusses the difficulty of street life and …

Melodic Metal: Ascending Dawn - "All In Now"

Ascending Dawn “All In Now” Coalesce Imagine Ann Heart fronting Eth or Cirith Ungol.  You get the idea.  This is ear-shattering heavy metal with melodic lead vocals.  Ascending Dawn is Marlain Angelides (vocals/songwriter) from Greece by way of London to New …

They're Back!! Dashboard Confessional - "We Fight"

Dashboard Confessional “We Fight” Crowded Shadows They’re back!!!!!!  Dashboard Confessional is coming out with a new album in February.  And it’s about time.  Their new single, “We Fight”, is such a great sound, like their old stuff yet new at …

See: Franz Ferdinand "Always Ascending"

Franz Ferdinand is back with a high-energy indie dance/rock track with a heavy disco beat. The boys rock it out in their latest video for their new single “Always Ascending”. Check it out below: Tour Dates The band kicks off …

Quirkiness: Sego - Sucker/Saint

Sego Sucker/Saint I love Sego.  There is nothing they cannot do.  I love this song, and the video is just tremendous and fits the music so well.  They are way too much fun.  Sego consists of Spencer P. and Thomas …

Medieval Elvish Music: Gandalf's Fist - "Winter's Mourning"

Gandalf’s Fist “Winter’s Mourning” What a great band, in fact, Gandalf’s Fist is one of the best prog bands out there.  Comprised of Dean Marsh, Luke Severin, Stefen Hepe, Chris Ewen, Ben Bell, and Keri Farish, they have just created …

Love On The Sleeve: Alex Bloom - "One More Shot"

Alex Bloom “One More Shot” Blue Room Alex Bloom’s second single from his new album is out, and it just whets the appetite for the album to drop on December 8.  This is a powerful love song, what of the …

Love: Merwin - "My Heart Is Lonely"

Merwin “My Heart Is Lonely” What a beautiful song.  Merwin is one of the most prolific and excellent singer/songwriters out there, and “My Heart Is Lonely” is one of the best ever.  The lyrics are so beautiful: The days are …

Gloom: United Sounds Of Joy - "Where Those Who Fall Are Left Behind"

United Sounds Of Joy “Where Those Who Fall Are Left Behind” War is A Force That Gives Us Meaning There is beauty in sadness, and United Sounds Of Joy are experts on sadness.  Where Those Who Fall Are Left Behind sets a …

Ancient Made Modern: James Jacket - "INFLORESCÊNCIA"

James Jacket “INFLORESCÊNCIA” Another incredibly beautiful piece of classical/experimental/electronica from the co-founder of the Portuguese punk band, Les Baton Rouge.  James Jacket is tremendously talented, and “INFLORESCÊNCIA” is one of his most profound and sensual instrumental pieces ever.  With Jacket …

Intimate Bedroom Pop: Telyscopes - "We Have A Lot To Be Disappointed About"

Telyscopes “We Have A Lot To Be Disappointed About” The Hobbyist Jack Hubbell (Telyscopes) has done it again.  This man has so much music inside him, he can’t help but write, record, and perform.  I swear Calliope (the Muse) has …

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