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Possibly one of the most unique albums I have ever listened to, The Joshua Tree, released in 1987, is critically acclaimed to have brought the musical group, U2, to stardom. For most of the younger generation (yes, including myself), this …

If anyone had ever told me that I would be going crazy over the latest album of Cole Porter songs, I probably would have laughed and changed the subject. But just out of curiosity about three weeks ago I bought …

“Daughters” by John Mayer, a very powerful and meaningful song, is one to which I can relate. In the song, John Mayer explains how a father should treat his daughter with love, compassion, and respect. Growing up with the first …

“Amazing Grace” is sang by Celtic Thunder for their Christmas show that they did. The song has been popular in the country of Ireland for more than a century. It’s a Christian hymn that was published in 1779 and written …

XTC’s long-awaited tenth album was released in July with a late ’60’s pop-art style drawing of the group on the cover. I was suspicious at first that this two record set would be yet another group’s vain attempt to sound …

To take energy from live sets and implimate the energy back into the studio is a technique that Aly & Fila have mastered. Throughout the past ten years, Aly Amr Fathalah and Fadi Wassef Naguib commonly known as “Aly & …

Don’t be fooled by the childish song titles; Melanie Martinez’s “Cry Baby” is anything but innocent. “The Voice” veteran’s debut disguises mature and dark lyrics behind candy-coated titles like “Sippy Cup” and “Teddy Bear.” “Cry Baby” explores a new territory …

In his first solo effort, the bass player for hard rock band Guns N’Roses has really outdone himself. Hoping to gain recognition for his work, Duff McKagan has put out a serious, somewhat personal, but nevertheless rockin’ album. With the …

Disturbed is a hardcore metal band from Chicago. They have plenty of singles, such as “Inside the Fire,” “Down with the Sickness,” “The Game,” “Land of Confusion,” “Indestructible,” “Stupify,” “Voices,” “Prayer,” “Just Stop,” “Stricken” and others. The lineup includes front …

If you want to buy an Erykah Badu tape, she can be found in the R&B section. She has a very unique style.Erykah Badu was born in Dallas, Texas in 1973. As a teenager, she attended prestigious School of Arts …

Welcome to the Moulin Rouge! This soundtrack to therecent movie of the same name is jam-packed with beautiful, movingmusic. This amazing album features the chart-topping single, “LadyMarmalade” by Pink, Mya, Christina Aguliera and Lil’ Kim, and includes 13other soulful songs. …

If I had to choose only three albums to listen to while stranded on a desert island, the first I would pick is “American Idiot” by Green Day, my favorite band. “American Idiot” is one of their longest albums and …

Twenty One PIlots “Blurryface” Album Blurryface being the third and most recent album that Twenty One Pilots has made has gotten a lot of attention to the media. Blurryface was the opportunity for Tyler to create music that talks about …

The song “A Trophy Father’s Trophy Son” (written by the lead singer of Sleeping With Sirens, Kellin Quinn) has a strong theme of abandonment and corrupt families. The band is known for its relatable emo-stylistic lyrics and aggressive music. This …

The award-winning band Bring Me the Horizon has done it again with their fifth studio album, “That’s the Spirit.” With melodic songs and incredibly touching lyrics – along with all the guitar riffs and drum beats needed in metalcore songs …

“But every song’s like gold teeth, grey goose, trippin’ in the bathroom, blood stains, ball gowns, trashin’ the hotel room, we don’t care,” sings Ella Yelich-O’Connor. Known by her stage name, Lorde, she emphasizes her originality through her songs and …

Mindless Behavior: All Around The World Album The Mindless Behavior All Around the World album is an album I recommend for anyone who loves music. Mindless behavior is a good music group and they make really good songs. The all …

She’s back, and she’s little more girly and little more grown up. The “Sk8r Boi” singer had returned with yet another incredibly addicting and unique album. While most teenage female singers find their albums invaded and taken over by sappy …

This article will tell you about guitar choices, cost, and what is reasonable for what kind of player. The prices are not exact! They are averaged from guitar stores. The information may not be 100% correct (such as prices and …

Day26, the self-titled debut album from the winners of MTV’s hit TV show “Making the Band 4” is awesome! Since I love it so much, let’s go track by track. It starts off with “I’m the Reason,” an up-tempo track …

There is a point in every teen girl’s life when she finds herself stuck deep in the mold of “The Average Teenage Girl.” During my young teen years it was a time of Uggs, leggings, and the famous black Northface …

Another great CD I have bought is American Idiot by Green Day.It is the first of Green Day’s rock operas about the fictional character the Jesus of Suburbia who runs away.The track list is as follows 1. American Idiot 2. …

Van Halen 3 – Album Review Van Halen 3 is probably the most underrated and misunderstood album of the Van Halen series. The entire album had it’s own identity amongst everything else Van Halen has ever created. This was created …

I know that it came out a few months ago, but this is an album that should not be missed by any Indie Rock fans. Upon hearing earlier material from the band, I realized that they have reached perfection with …

“The White Album.” The Beatles, “The White Album” is really a bizzare collection of songs, most of which I do not care for. There are a number of popular songs; Back in the U.S.S.R., Blackbird and Birthday and then there …

For those that have been counting, the wait is over for the new Jack’s Mannequin album. Entitled People & Things, the album contains eleven songs on the regular version and fourteen on the deluxe version. “I love the band because …

Kenny Loggins, legendary singer, songwriter and guitarist, has been recording for four decades, but “More Songs from Pooh Corner” outdoes them all. Here, he reveals his passion for life and takes the listener to a place of serenity. With its …

Wretched and Divine: The Story of the Wild Ones was released three months ago, and has soared greatly among the charts. The album is pretty much a literal story through music. New instruments were used for this album and it …

If you are a new age music fan, a classical music fan, or even if you just like the sound of orchestral instruments like the piano, violin, and the drums, like me, you will enjoy Yanni’s music. This music is …

Let me start off by saying Motley Crue is a hard rock eighties band, big hair, white makeup, the whole bit. They are really, really obscene, always stereotyping girls and anybody who is not like them. Motley Crue’s newest album …

Dave MatthewsBand – “Before These Crowded Streets””Before These Crowded Streets,” the Dave Matthews Band’s third studio album, accomplishes what several other “live groups” (such as Phish and Rusted Root) have failed to do: produce an album that blends the energy …

“Lyricist Lounge, Volume 2,” though almost ayear old, is still one of the best-selling rap albums out there. Forget the name,this album has many hardcore rappers including Mos Def, Pharoahe Monch, Q-Tip,Talib Kweli, Notorious B.I.G., and Big L. These rappers …