10 Music Documentaries You Should See After The Greatest Night in Pop | Features

“Stop Making Sense” (1984) In the late 1970s, Talking Heads were a brainy New York postpunk group playing CBGB. By the time they released their 1983 album “Speaking in Tongues,” they were practically pop stars, riding high on their hit single “Burning Down the House.” Directed by Jonathan Demme, who would go on to win … Read more

How Martin Scorsese Uses Music to Enhance His Visions | Features

“I was born in a crossfire hurricane and I howled at my Ma in the driving rain, but it’s alright now, in fact it’s a gas!  I’m Jumpin’ Jack Flash,” Jagger growls, lyrics that encapsulate Johnny Boy’s penchant for causing chaos and destruction wherever he goes. The down-and-dirty rocker articulates Charlie’s magnetic attraction to Johnny … Read more

Watch the Beatles Reunite in the ‘Now and Then’ Music Video

Following its debut online yesterday, the Beatles have released the accompanying music video for “Now and Then,” billed as “The Last Beatles Song” and created using new technology to marry new work by surviving members Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr with an old demo recorded by John Lennon, plus recordings by the late George Harrison … Read more

Streetcorner Symphony: The Music of Mean Streets | Features

The movie centers around the daily activities of a group of friends that include Charlie (Keitel), a solemn, tortured Catholic who is seen as being the most “responsible” of the group; Tony (David Proval), a likable tough guy who runs the neighborhood bar where everyone congregates; Michael (Richard Romanus), a very, very small-time loan shark; … Read more

Is Britney Spears walking away from music?

Britney Spears explains in her upcoming book that the impact of her conservatorship hurt her passion for music. We’re starting to think that “Leave Britney Alone!” video was onto something…Britney Spears has remained a pop culture focus since her first single in 1999. From highs to lows to Kevin Federline, the media has latched onto … Read more

Behind the Ornate Exterior: Understanding the Mechanics of Music Boxes

Music boxes have long been cherished for their ornate exteriors and enchanting tunes. These small, delicate treasures have enchanted people for centuries, creating a sense of nostalgia and wonder. But have you ever wondered about the mechanics behind these magical creations? How do music boxes work and produce such beautiful melodies? Let’s take a closer … Read more

Revolutionizing the Music Industry: How AI Is Taking Center Stage

Revolutionizing the Music Industry: How AI Is Taking Center Stage Artificial Intelligence (AI) has significantly transformed various industries, and the music industry is no exception. From streamlining production processes to enhancing listener experiences, AI has revolutionized the way music is created, distributed, and consumed. With its ability to create, analyze, and mimic musical compositions, AI … Read more

From Antique to Modern: The Evolution of Music Boxes

From Antique to Modern: The Evolution of Music Boxes Music boxes have a long and rich history dating back to the 18th century. These elegant and enchanting devices have evolved over time, from simple cylinder-powered mechanisms to intricate digital versions. Let’s explore the fascinating journey of music boxes and how they have transformed from antique … Read more