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The Best Wii Music Games of All Times

The Best Wii Music Games of All Times

Music, Technology
Who doesn’t love a good song or tapping to the beat once in a while? It gets a funky mood going either when alone or to spice up a party. Check out these rockin’ Wii video games to challenge musical genes. Wii Music Wii Music is great for those who want to try out different musical instruments. It is different from other types of online games. Players can make music using the Wii Remote and the Wii Balance Board and start a band with up to six different band members. Musicians in a band jam by playing their instruments to the beat of a song or simply by improvising to the melody. There is no need to press specific buttons as players just need to mimic the actions associated to the specific instrument. Unlike other music games that correct players if they don't play the tun...
How to Become a great Party Host

How to Become a great Party Host

Lifestyle
You’re attending a dinner party. The host provided a superb meal and now he’s floating around with a charming smile on his face, replenishing everyone’s drinks, casually chatting with the various guests. Chances are you think, I want to throw a party too. How hard can it be? If he can do it, I can do it. Little do you know that to throw a successful party there are a few things to keep in mind. Shopping For your meal and drinks, shop with time to spare. If you leave it to the last minute and you realize that you’ve forgotten something, you’re in a pickle. If you shop ahead of time and you see that you’ve forgotten lemons or olives, you can just go and pick some up. Cooking Unless you’re an experienced cook, you might want to steer clear of complicated dishes such as cordon ...
True Story of Joni Mitchell’s “Woodstock”

True Story of Joni Mitchell’s “Woodstock”

Music
While many have spoken about, filmed, and interview about Woodstock, only one song truly captures the essence of the festival, Joni Mitchell‘s Woodstock. What many people don’t know is that Joni Mitchell never even attended the epic festival. The Woodstock Festival Becomes a Generational Icon In the Summer of 1969, what is often considered the apex of the hippie counter-culture took place in Bethel, NY. From Aug. 15-17 (and spilling over into the 18th) The Woodstock Music Festival rocked the country from Max Yasgur’s now famous dairy farm. Dozens of now famous acts performed for the near half-million audience members (enough people drove up from nearby New York City that traffic backed up almost all the way to the NYS Thruway). Among the acts that performed were: Richie...
Music Memorabilia Is Living History

Music Memorabilia Is Living History

Music
Let’s stop and think. We can take a look at all the things that make us feel good. We have our comfort foods. We have our pajamas that make us feel warm and cozy. Then there is the hot cocoa on cold days. Our favorite people can always lift our moods and makes our heart sing. However, the music we listen too can lift our spirit and make our soul soar. Perhaps that is what makes music so popular. Music Memorabilia is among some of the most collectable items that stretch worldwide. So let’s take a look at it and see what we can find out about it. What Music Memorabilia is Here is the thing, anything that has to do with music can be memorabilia. This is so broad a range that it could be the cause of why it is so popular. It can be something as straightforward as Kid Rock’s drumsticks...
How Streaming Service Is Killing Music Industry

How Streaming Service Is Killing Music Industry

Music
Listening music has become much easier these days with the help of internet than what it was about a decade ago. There are dozens of apps available that can stream music either free or on-demand. However, the industry has some good notes as well as several negative impacts too. Let's find out those. The Good - You just need a smartphone or a computer to listen music anytime and anywhere. The Bad - Most of the digital music files offer compressed audio level and this worsen the sonic quality as well as it eliminates a good chunk of musical content too. Instead distortion, noise and harshness are found in the sound that results with volume cranking. The Good - Superior quality headphones and ear-buds have been like a good help to music lovers who loves to listen music anytime wi...
5 Benefits of Listening to Classical Music

5 Benefits of Listening to Classical Music

Music
The language of music is understood universally and has the ability to penetrate inside the most stone cold hearts. Among the oldest genres, classical music has deep roots in the human history. From the melodious Flute to string instruments just like the Cremona Violin, the instruments from classical period have a clear and soothing texture. We are all aware of the entertainment that classical music brings, but do you know that it has a psychological perspective too? Get ready to be blown away with the following benefits of classical music! A Memory Booster Listening to classical music has positive outcomes like it boosts your memory. The soothing effect of classical music makes it possible to calm your mind while your brain is functioning simultaneously. This workout for the b...