February 4, 2017

What most people assume it is: Basically a psychiatrist session, with some kind of music involved.

What it is: According to the American Musical Therapy Association, Music Therapy is the use of music as a therapeutic “intervention,” or influence to help “assess the emot...

January 14, 2017

Although it’s hard to imagine enjoying anything outside right now let alone a concert, the recent release of the country lineup for the Taste of Joliet has fans looking forward to warm weather even more so than before. The Taste of Joliet, which features several musica...

November 2, 2016

To say Ms. Joanna Levesque has been absent from the music industry would be an understatement, given that she has been MIA for 10 years. She has had to deal with one of the worst major label disputes in history that prevented her from releasing albums and singles. With...

October 25, 2016

30. FINAL WAVE - Dinowalrus

29. YOUNG AND ALIVE - Beach Slang
28. RUNNING IN THE DARK - Psychic Twin
27. BREATHLESS - Batwings Catwings
26. ANOTHER YOU - Boreal Sons
25. GARAGE - Brett Newski
24. CAN'T TELL YOU - How to Dress Well
23. FREE SPIRIT - Fictionist
22. S...

October 2, 2016

Thomas Rhett is going to gain some serious brownie points with his wife after she hears his latest single, “Star of the Show.” Rhett admitted that his last love song, “Die a Happy Man” was written for his wife, Lauren. He says this new song is written about his wife as...

September 16, 2016

Grace VanderWaal charmed all of America this season on “America’s Got Talent” (AGT). All season long, VanderWaal showed her exceptional talent as an overall performer. America answered back to VanderWaal’s amazing performances with the votes that crowned the 12-year-ol...

September 12, 2016

If you think Maddy Ziegler as a soloist gives you chills, then you haven't seen Sia's latest masterpiece: "The Greatest." Think powerful choreography. Picture a set that is so surreal you actually believe you're in the video. And now just try to imagine what these 49 v...

September 9, 2016

30: JEREMY AND THE HARLEQUINS - Into the Night

29: AT/ALL - Sun Dogs

28: OF MONTREAL - Innocence Reaches

27: VIOLENT SOHO - Waco

26: EARTH HEART - Homesick

25: AGES AND AGES - Something to Ruin

24: HIGH WAISTED - On Ludlow

23: JPNSGRLS - Divorce

22: ACID TONGUE - Beautiful Dis...

August 3, 2016

Music is one of the most constant and persistent things in life. It's playing in lobbies and elevators, on in the background while you are out to eat, blaring from the car that just drove by and even just constantly stuck in your head. Music fluctuates in importance or...

April 28, 2016

Also titled: "Kanye’s an asshole, kinda,” or “damn, Kanye, back at it again” or “Kanye interrupts another speech”

Kanye did it again. He interrupted someone’s speech. Now I know what you’re thinking; why should I care? Really, unless you’re a Kanye fan like I am, you pr...

April 28, 2016

I could try and put all my emotions about Prince’s sudden passing last week into words, but it would be way too long; I probably wouldn’t be able to completely capture my emotions on the subject. Prince’s music has been with me growing up; my Mom and Dad don’t agree on...

April 25, 2016

Beyoncé has always been known to shock her fans and she did no shortage of that when she released her new album. Back on April 16, Beyoncé released a teaser for “Lemonade.” Fans had no idea what to expect. What was it going to be exactly? On April 23, fans who had acce...

April 21, 2016

Pop superstar Prince was found dead in his home in Minnesota Thursday morning. Prince’s publicist, Yvette Noel-Schure, confirmed the news after report that police were investigating his Paisley Park compound near Minneapolis.

"It is with profound sadness that I am confi...

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