Rod Stewart songs

Sir Roderick David Stewart is a British rock singer and songwriter. He was born in 10th January 1945 in London. He is one of the best music selling artists of all time. His songs were sold over 120 million new records worldwide. Rod Steward personal life Rod Stewart had three wives. They were Penny Lancaster, Rachel...

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Ten Great Songs for a Bluegrass Jam

Beginning players often have a hard time coming up with songs for a bluegrass jam. Here are 10 greats to have in your pocket. In...

How has Folk music Impacted Contemporary Popular Music?

A discussion of the enduring influence of folk music upon modern popular music using the example of Whiskey in the Jar and Cold Chisel's...

Who Are Mumford & Sons?

Four piece folk rockers Mumford & Sons are currently riding the crest of a musical wave, where are they from and are they here...

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Robert Walpole: British Censorship

Robert Walpole was powerful enough to excite many satirists, but also to punish them. Here's how one politician changed the course of theatre history...

Dame Margaret Rutherford: Actress Starred in Chimes at Midnight, The VIPs, Miss Marple

Although emotionally fragile and eccentric, the sweet-natured actress delighted audiences as Madame Arcati and Miss Marple through her heyday of the 1960s. Margaret Rutherford's family...

Young Margaret Rutherford: Eccentric British Actress Had Curious Start

Rutherford's personal background was tragic and her entry to the acting profession was inauspicious. The great comedy actress Margaret Rutherford was a late developer. Born...

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Phil Collins songs

Phillip David Charles Collins, commonly known by his stage name Phil Collins is an English multi-instrumentalist, record producer and songwriter who began as a...

Lynyrd Skynyrd songs

Lynyrd Skynyrd is an American band known for its specialization in Southern rock. The group was formed in Jacksonville, Florida, by five teenage friends...

311 Songs

American rock band Origin: Omaha, Nebraska, United States (1988) Members: Nick Hexum, S.A. Martinez, P-Nut, Tim Mahoney, Chad Sexton 311 is an American rock band originally from...

.38 Special Songs

American rock band Founded: by Don Barnes and Donnie Van Zant in 1974 Origin: Jacksonville, Florida, United States Member: Don Barnes, Bobby Capps, Gary Moffatt, Barry Dunaway,...

Top 10 Death Metal Songs, Bands

A discussion of commercial and independent death metal continues, choosing and illustrating some of the finest metal musicians to be found within the genre. While...

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Origins of the Answering Machine

The answering machine has been with us since the late 19th century, although it did not become popular until the 1980s. For a brief...

History of Surveillance Recording

Today the issues of privacy, identity theft, and surveillance are always in the news, but the current "surveillance society" has been developing for many...

The Watergate Tapes: How Nixon Did It

A 1974 judge John J. Sirica appointed a committee of six experts in audio technology to study one of the tape recordings made in...

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Kid Rock songs

Kid Rock is the professional name of Robert James Ritchie, who was born on January 17, 1971. He is an American singer, songwriter, rapper,...

Chris Stapleton songs

Christopher Alvin Stapleton, commonly known by his stage name Chris Stapleton, is an American country music singer and a songwriter. Stapleton was born on...

Moana songs

Moana is an American animated Disney film released on November 23, 2016, and directed by Ron Clements and John Musker. The movie features a...

Operatic Voice Types – The Contralto

True contraltos are quite rare. The pitch is very low, the timbre rich and dark. They add weight and colour to an opera chorus...