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Are You a Banjo Beginner? How to Choose a Proper Banjo for Your Needs

Are You a Banjo Beginner? How to Choose a Proper Banjo for Your Needs

Featured, Music
Blues music wouldn’t be complete without the banjo. That being said, there are actually a number of different musical styles which wouldn’t sound the same if the banjo weren’t played. The banjo has been around for a long time, and there’s a new appreciation for this humble little instrument which it didn’t have before. The sound of a banjo is very distinct, and more people have learnt to love this unique and easily distinguishable sound. Are you a banjo beginner? Then you may be having some difficulty choosing the right banjo for your needs. Here, then, are some top tips on choosing the proper banjo. Consider the strings You should know, first of all, that banjos can be incredibly versatile, and its versatility includes the fact that it comes with different strings. For instance
How to Choose the Right Background Music for Your Video

How to Choose the Right Background Music for Your Video

Music, Technology
If you didn’t know it already, background music has a crucial role in whatever video you would like to create. With the proper background music, your video can get the attention it needs and you can encourage a greater reaction from your audience as well. Background music can help you transmit the right message about your video in ways that visuals cannot. But choosing the right background music is easier said than done. Here’s how to choose the right background music as a complement to your video. The value of feelings Ask yourself the following questions: how would you want the viewers to feel as soon as they view your video? Do you want viewers to feel excited about a new service or product, or an event? Do you want them to feel warm and cosy because of a testimonial from a cu
Most Popular Pop Music Groups, Singers, Hit Songs of ’80s

Most Popular Pop Music Groups, Singers, Hit Songs of ’80s

Music
Pop music during the 1980s reflects the ‘me first’ generation. The top 10 solo artists from the 80s garnered about 12% more most-requested songs on the top 50 charts for each year during the 1980s than scored by the top singers during the previous decade. In contrast, musical groups in the 1980s account for 20% fewer top 50 hits than during the 1970s. Even the most successful bands of the 80s were arguably driven by big name individual stars like Bono from U2 and Jon Bon Jovi. Among others, Steve Perry left Journey for a solo career as did Miami Sound Machine’s Gloria Estefan. Consolidating Pop Culture Madness data for the 50 most requested songs from 1980 to 1989, the lists below show the most requested bands and solo artists from that era. Top 10 Pop Music Groups The b
Most Requested All Time Love Songs Include Crazy In Love, What Is Love

Most Requested All Time Love Songs Include Crazy In Love, What Is Love

Entertainment, Music
The word “love”, “loves” or “loved” appears in 232 of the song titles in the Pop Culture Madness database of most-requested hit singles from 1960 to 2008. This analysis ranks those most-requested love hits, applying current statistics from the Pop Culture Madness online rankings for each year in which those love songs were released. About 13% or 31 of the 232 songs mentioned above made the Pop Culture Madness annual top 10 lists for most-requested singles. These 31 top 10 singles are detailed below. Most Popular Decades For Love Songs The eighties and nineties were decades during which the largest number of popular love hits were released, with 56 most-requested songs from each of those eras. And while many baby boomers still love sixties music, only 38 of the most-requ
Beginners’ Tips: How to Play Guitar

Beginners’ Tips: How to Play Guitar

Music
Put down the Guitar Hero, it wont help you to learn the real guitar basics. When learning to play the guitar, you'll need to consider some key points like guitar chords, benefits of acoustic guitar when starting out and the importance of practice. So, here's some tips: Guitar Chords As the first port of call for most new guitar players, guitar chords are what you'll need in order to learn to play your favourite songs or even make your own. If you can master just four or five chords, you'll be putting yourself in get in stead. Some are fairly easy, and others are more complex. Some good guitar chords to start with are A, D, E, G, E minor and C. Of course, learning takes time but these are some of the easier chords to get your fingers around and not only do they sound great, you'll...
Healing a Broken Heart with Breakup Songs

Healing a Broken Heart with Breakup Songs

Lifestyle, Music
Whether a relationship was troubled for months, or the end seemed to come out of nowhere, dealing with a breakup is one of the hardest things to go through. Healing a broken heart takes time, and sometimes even when friends try to be there, the best answer is to be alone to grieve the end of the relationship. During this time, a person may feel lonely, sad, angry, or in denial. Sometimes music, and the emotions written in the lyrics and in the voice of the singer, is the only way to find any comfort or relief. Here are a few lists, based on emotion, of break up songs. R&B, pop, oldies, rock and country are all included here. Sad Love Songs for Breakup Help Sometimes sad love songs, even if they aren't about breaking up, have so much emotion in them that they're perfect to ...