occupy protest and music

The Occupy Movement and Music

Music is inseparable from its time in history and watershed events often leave their own legacy.  Revolutionary fervor produced “The Liberty Song”, “The Battle Hymn…

R.I.P. EMI

EMI, the British company, has been a driving force in the music industry since 1887, when Emile Berliner invented the Gramophone.  Since then, EMI has…

therockinriofestival

The Rock in Rio Festival

Nearly two months ago, and after a ten-year hiatus,  Brazil witnessed the return of the Rock In Rio Festival. The event, considered the biggest of…

The Voice Altering Code

Auto-Tune is the reason why some pop stars sound amazing on a record but terrible in real life. It corrects pitch in a vocal performance…