Music Genre Series: Just the Facts of the Blues

Reviving and Highlighting Why Blues is Fundamental to Modern Music The Blues is a music tradition that pre-dates the 20th century and defines the condition of the Black community in bondage. It has expressed the African American condition living in America and celebrated some the local music traditions, from Chicago to Mississippi. Here are 10 […]

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Music Genre Series: The Landscape of Jazz, The American Art Form

Jazz has been around since the beginning of the 20th century. Begotten from a union of Ragtime and the Blues, Jazz has delighted and beguiled audience for over a hundred years. Jazz began in New Orleans with dance and brass marching bands. It created geniuses and legends during this period, with performers seeking to entertain […]

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GROM Celebrates Music’s Many Faces Each Month in 2017

Music is always a source of inspiration for us at GROM. It has been one of the major driving forces for us to improve and develop devices for our customers who seek a safer and more robust experience while driving; whether listening to music, referencing mapping apps, or something else. Music offers relaxation and distraction […]

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How Music Affects Us

It always happens to me, especially in the worst circumstances. I find these situations especially disturbing since I’ve talked about it with friends and considered how it impacts my life. I’m on the freeway with my stereo blasting, listening to an FM radio station blasting hard rock. I have my two hands on my steering […]

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Music of the 1980’s and 90’s

The 80s were a digital revolution for music, where electronic instruments and guitar pedal distortion changed the sound of music during these decades. The eighties were an era of party music, creative exploration of the electronic sound, and smooth R&B ballads; while the nineties were a continuation of these trends along with a counter reaction […]

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Music of the 1960’s and 70’s

This month GROM Audio has assembled a music playlist that features American sounds from the 60’s and 70’s. The British Invasion phenomenal occurred in the 1960th, when the rock and pop music from United Kingdom, as well as the other aspects of culture, became extremely popular in the United States. Pop and rock groups such […]

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