Monthly Archives: June 2018

The Gift of Music for Health and Healing

Music is all around us in many forms. In nature, we hear birds singing, a brook babbling, crickets and frogs chirping in harmony. If you listen carefully, rain falling on a roof can sound like planned rhythm. Music has existed for as long as man, perhaps even before. In ancient times, people gathered around to sing and accompanied their songs […]

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The Music That Emerged from Under the Ground and Lit-up Hearts

Alternative rock is a genre of rock music that confused, yet, enthralled listeners who were used to the usual rock music, that they were used to.  The huge popularity of the genre laid hidden for a long time but was known by ardent music fans worldwide. When the media and larger audience caught whiff of the interesting tones and styles, […]

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Top Music Genres and Their Origins

There are now over 1,700 sub-genres of music after the proliferation in the 20th century. New sub-genres are usually based on existing ones and created by mixing or modifying them. There are way too many genres to list them all here, but let’s look at the nine most popular music genres, their history, and their classification. What is a Music […]

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The History of Hip Hop

Today, Hip Hop music is one of the most popular genres, loved by young and old alike. Have you ever wondered how it started? Well, it’s quite a tale. Keep reading to discover what we learned. The Hip Hop music genre, sometimes called rap, hasn’t been around that long. Yet, its popularity grew fast due to technology and the internet, […]

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