If I were to say I listen to a lot of music, I’d seriously be understating it. If I’m not listening to music for pleasure, I’m listening to it while I work on the computer (like right now) or when I train my clients. I could always find the right song to play for the current mood I’m in. I say all of these things because I want you to understand how hard it is for me to choose my top 5 bands; there are just so many bands that I enjoy hearing sweet sounds from. Continue reading
Last Friday (August 10, 2012) I had the pleasure of watching three highly energetic bands perform, all in one night.
Let’s start with the first band, Twenty | One | Pilots; to be honest I had never heard of them up until the show. This duo from Ohio came on stage wearing masks Continue reading
#10 The Gaslight Anthem – “45″
The Gaslight Anthem are rapidly climbing my list of favorite bands. “45″ is the first single from their newly released fourth LP “Handwritten” (amazing album btw). The hook and riffs are firing on all cylinders. Continue reading
Well I’m back from my road trip. I visited 9 different states in less than a week. I saw my favorite band, The Killers perform 4 times in the span of 5 days, in 4 different states! Here is a summary of the epic-ness that went down:
There are way too many bands these days; A lot of them are really talented, some of them not so much. I created a new category for my music blog, “Band of The Month”, in an effort to help my followers discover new music.
Each month I become infatuated with a band. I will go through their entire catalog several times in an almost obsessive manner. The band I’m obsessed with this month is The Kooks. Allow me to share with you why I think this band is so awesome. Continue reading
Music, the language of the soul, is as old as humanity. The therapeutic benefits of music can be traced back in time to ancient shamanistic rituals. Music, as tool of healing was recognized in the writings of Aristotle, Pythagoras and Plato. They believed that it can influence physical, emotional, cognitive and social well-being and improve quality of life. In fact, there have been many recent studies that show if you listen to music while exercising, your brain will probably work better too. Continue reading