Music Genre Series: 10 Clues to the Alternative

Just the Facts of Alternative Music Ten Clues of the Genre’s Legacy Alternative Music has been around for over 30 years now and has become an institution within Rock music. First seen as part of the fringe in Rock, the term has become a staple selling genre for record companies. The movement has inspired subcultures […]

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When you think of your favorite movie. Soundtracks from 80’s and 90’s iconic films

When you think of your favorite movies, there’s usually a really great song from the soundtrack that personified the film—a song that captures the scene so well. It emotionally enables your ability to either sympathize or rejoice with the actor’s situation. It allows you to share that moment with the characters and their story. In […]

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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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A Short Blues History

The origins of blues are not unlike the origins of life. For many years it was recorded only by memory, and relayed only live, and in person. The Blues were born in the North Mississippi Delta following the Civil War. Influenced by African roots, field hollers, ballads, church music and rhythmic dance tunes called jump-ups […]

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