There’s nothing quite like a good cover. In the YouTube age, anybody can post a cover and get views. But that doesn’t mean it’s a good cover. The best covers are ones that aren’t karaoke versions but instead opportunities for the artist to add their own flair and style to them. Some genres like jazz […]
So if it isn’t clear yet, I love music. Like I really love it. I love to write it, listen to it, create it — All the music things. Yet out of all of those things, nothing is quite as soothing for me as playing an instrument; but I didn’t really understand this until quite recently.
This is it. The trifecta of my June 2015 concerts came to a close with the one and only Ms. Lisa Fischer. It was by far the most different of the three shows that I saw yet she was certainly a highlight. I left in a bit of a daze still wound up in the […]
Okay so for a musician, I haven’t been to as many live music performances as I would have liked. Admittedly, this is because going to shows can add up over time and I’m a student that’s currently focused on saving up to go live in England for 5 months. However, I got to go to […]
To the hustlers, killers, murderers, drug dealers even the strippers (Jesus walks with them) To the victims of Welfare for we living in hell here, hell yeah (Jesus walks with them) Now hear ye hear ye want to see Thee more clearly I know he hear me when my feet get weary Cause we’re the almost nearly […]
Okay so if I haven’t made it clear yet, I really love Amy Winehouse. The woman was brilliant. She was so excellent at taking her musical influences and making them her own. I wrote a post about that a few weeks ago, so click here if you want to read that. But today, I want […]
So if you haven’t heard yet, Prince recently released a news song entitled “Baltimore.” In his new song, he challenged the idea of what peace really is by calling for a real change to be made. As Prince doesn’t release music often, this sudden new song shows just how passionate he is about this issue — […]
Hallo Internet, (That’s German for Hello… Well at least that’s what Google Translate said) I ran across these nerdy musical gems on the Internet this week. I shared them on Tumblr (ahem http://therealgracerose.tumblr.com/) but I had to share them here!