All posts tagged: music

Music Festivals / December 2015

12.3.19 Hello…I’ve been looking to Music Festival Wizard for upcoming music festivals for the month of December and here’s what they have… Credit source: Music Festival Wizard HEART FESTIVAL 2019 MIAMI, FLDECEMBER 6-7, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS       INTERSECT LAS VEGAS 2019 LAS VEGAS, NVDECEMBER 6-7, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS       ROLLING LOUD LOS ANGELES 2019 LOS ANGELES, CADECEMBER 14-15, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS       THE EMERALD CUP 2019 SANTA ROSA, CADECEMBER 14-15, 2019       HIJINX FESTIVAL 2019 PHILADELPHIA, PADECEMBER 27-28, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS       LIGHTS ALL NIGHT 2019 DALLAS, TXDECEMBER 27-28, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS       AUDIOTISTIC SOCAL 2019 SAN BERNADINO, CADECEMBER 28, 2019       SNOWGLOBE 2019 SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CADECEMBER 29-31, 2019       DECADENCE ARIZONA 2019 PHOENIX, ARIZONADECEMBER 30-31, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS       DECADENCE COLORADO 2019 DENVER, CODECEMBER 30-31, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS       SNOWTA FEST 2019 MINNEAPOLIS, MNDECEMBER 30-31, 2019       OMFG! NYE 2019 SAN DIEGO, CADECEMBER 30-31, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS       COUNTDOWN …

New Music / December 2019

12.3.19 Hello, hello! A very short list of album releases for this month, courtesy of Metacritic.  Credit source: Metacritic 6 DECEMBER 2019 Burial Tunes 2011-2019 [Compilation album] Liam Payne LP1   Yann Tiersen Portrait   ​Camila Cabello Romance   13 DECEMBER 2019 Blake Shelton Fully Loaded: God’s Country   Duster Duster   Free Nationals Free Nationals [Anderson.Paak’s live band] Harry Styles Fine Line   Stormzy Heavy Is The Head I told you it was a shortlist, but please do remember that these dates can change. So check up on any updates. Click here.    Featured image: E! News/YouTube

American Music Awards 2019 Winners

11.25.19 Hey again…it’s time for the AMAs or American Music Awards 2019, which aired yesterday on ABC at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Ciara hosted the event. Here is the list of the winners… Credit: Billboard ARTIST OF THE YEARDrakeAriana GrandeHalseyPost MaloneTaylor Swift — WINNER NEW ARTIST OF THE YEARLuke CombsBillie Eilish — WINNERLil Nas XLizzoElla Mai COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper, “Shallow”Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus, “Old Town Road”Marshmello & Bastille, “Happier”Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello, “Señorita” — WINNERPost Malone & Swae Lee, “Sunflower (Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse)” TOUR OF THE YEARBTS — WINNERAriana GrandeElton JohnP!nkEd Sheeran FAVORITE MUSIC VIDEOBillie Eilish, “Bad Guy”Ariana Grande, “7 Rings”Halsey, “Without Me”Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus, “Old Town Road”Taylor Swift, “You Need to Calm Down” — WINNER FAVORITE SOCIAL ARTISTBTS — WINNERBillie EilishEXOAriana GrandeShawn Mendes FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – POP/ROCK DrakeKhalid — WINNERPost Malone FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – POP/ROCKBillie EilishAriana GrandeTaylor Swift — WINNER FAVORITE DUO OR GROUP – POP/ROCK BTS — WINNERJonas BrothersPanic! At The Disco FAVORITE ALBUM – POP/ROCKBillie Eilish, When We …

Shadow Spotlight: Native Americans in Music

11.22.19 Shadow Spotlight continues with Native Americans in the music scene. Here are five that have made their footprint in music… Shelley Morningsong       Litefoot       Pura Fe       Frank Waln       Joanne Shenandoah Did you enjoy these video gems? I thought this format will be a better introduction to each of these artists. Shadow Spotlight has ended on a great high note! Enjoy your Friday, be blessed.    Featured image: everythinglongbeach.com

Music Festivals for November 2019

11.2.19 From new album releases to music festivals…Just fourteen festivals to look over for November, courtesy of Music Festival Wizard. THE FEST 2019 GAINSVILLE, FLNOVEMBER 1-3, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS     POSTY FEST 2019 ARLINGTON, TXNOVEMBER 2, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS HARD DAY OF THE DEAD 2019 LOS ANGELES, CANOVEMBER 2, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS LEVITATION 2019 AUSTIN, TXNOVEMBER 7-10, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS ELECTRIC DAISY CARNIVAL ORLANDO 2019 ORLANDO, FLNOVEMBER 8-10, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS TROPICALIA FEST 2019 LOS ANGELES, CANOVEMBER 9-10, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS ASTROWORLD 2019 HOUSTON, TXNOVEMBER 9, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS  CAMP FLOG GNAW CARNIVAL 2019 LOS ANGELES, CANOVEMBER 9-10, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS       ADULT SWIM FESTIVAL 2019 LOS ANGELES, CANOVEMBER 15-16, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS       EAUX CLAIRES HIVER 2019 EAU CLAIRE, WINOVEMBER 21-24, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS       TIME WARP US 2019 NEW YORK CITY, NYNOVEMBER 22-23, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS       WONDERFRONT FESTIVAL 2019 SAN DIEGO, CANOVEMBER 22-24, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS       DREAMSTATE SOCAL 2019 SAN BERNADINO, CANOVEMBER 22-23, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS       RIPTIDE …

New Music / November 2019

11.2.19 Hey there! It’s time to see who is releasing new music for November, courtesy of Metacritic… Credit source: Metacritic 1 NOVEMBER 2019 A Winged Victory for the Sullen The Undivided Five   Cold War Kids New Age Norms 1   Counterparts Nothing Left To Love   CUP Spinning Creature [Wilco’s Nels Cline & Cibo Matto’s Yuka Honda] Fenella Fehérlófia [Jane Weaver project] Gang Starr One Of The Best Yet   Highly Suspect MCID   Hootie and the Blowfish Imperfect Circle   Jeff Goldblum I Shouldn’t Be Telling You This [Duets album] Jeff Lynne’s ELO From Out Of Nowhere   Leif Vollebekk New Ways   Michael Kiwanuka KIWANUKA   Miranda Lambert Wildcard   Stray From The Path Internal Atomics   Vetiver Up On High   8 NOVEMBER 2019 Clams Casino Moon Trip Radio   Girl Ray Girl   Je Suis France Back To The Basics Of Love   Kele 2042   Land Of Kush Sand Enigma   Luke Combs What You See Is What You Get   Moor Mother Analog Fluids Of Sonic Black Holes …

Shadow Spotlight Week…Micheal Jackson’s ‘Thriller’

10.23.19 Hello again…This week Shadow Spotlight is featuring all things horror, all things scary, all things giving you the chills! Today I have Michael Jackson’ Thriller’. Who doesn’t remember this video? It’s been ten years since he passed away, but the legacy in his music continues. For those of us, this brings back memories and for those just seeing this video for the first time, well I hope you like it. Enjoy the rest of your Hump Day or Evening Wednesday, be blessed! Featured image: YouTube

Weeknd Updates: Upcoming Music Workshops…

10.13.19 Hello…usually I will post weekend updates on a Saturday, but I decided to do it on a Sunday. Got two upcoming music workshops courtesy of the International Directory of Music Workshops & Services.  Credit source: International Directory of Music Workshops & Services The Community Music School of Atlanta Dates: January-May 2019Location: Atlanta, GA, USA Discover the world of music, even if you’ve never played an instrument before. The Community Music School of Atlanta offers a range of engaging and upbeat stringed instrument classes for music exploration that are geared for all levels, from novice to advanced. Group instruction provides a fun, safe and interactive learning environment. Adults and Students Grades 8-12 welcome. Discover yourself and your inner sense of music through The Community Music School of Atlanta! Video Link: https://vimeo.com/189033846/bdd2e4b891More info: https://lyraquartet.wixsite.com/communitymusicschool           Maplewood Chamber Music Workshop Dates: Fall ’19: Oct 5 & 26, Nov 16, Dec 7Location: Maplewood, New Jersey, USA Renowned mostly adult chamber music workshop for more than 25 years.Striling Strings has been renamed Maplewood Chamber Music Workshop. The …