What do you do with more than 1,000 musical instruments in disrepair and no funds to fix them? That was the dilemma faced by The School District of Philadelphia. Now a new project, Symphony for a Broken Orchestra (symphonyforabrokenorchestra.org), funded by the Pew Center for Arts & Heritage and The Barra Foundation, seeks to remedy the situati
A Music Week study that analyzed the top 100 singles of 2016 found that an average of 4.53 people wrote the hits, and those in the top 30 averaged 4.67 people
The Nightmare River Band (NRB) is a fierce combination of raucous Alt-Country, Americana, and good ol’ Rock N’ Roll. According to Matt Krahula, songwriter/ front man, the songs are about “love, loss, pain and drinking… not necessarily in that order”.
Sensaphonics is running a Facebook giveaway contest for the month of May in celebration of Better Hearing Month. The company will award one winner with a pair of classic 2X-S custom in-ear monitors and a dB Check in-ear sound level analyzer.
Brandon Jeffries is an award winning songwriter and independent artist based out of Charlotte, NC. He has been described as having a gritty, southern style with a definitive pop edge that adds a natural and raw sounding flavor to anything he performs.
Jenny Vinatieri is a songwriter-singer from Colorado Springs, Colorado. She has been gaining traction and airplay in the local community for my first album release “Religion” which is a collection of songs she wrote to illustrate her ability to write across different genres.
Mark Doidge of Toronto, Ontario, creates three-dimensional “movies” of brain activity from a clinical electroencephalogram (EEG), which he calls “portaits” of your mind.
A study from the University of Montreal published in Brain and Cognition showed that musical training leads to faster reactions tim