Looking into the History of Heavy Metal as Music Genre

  Heavy Metal was born out of the music of the 1960s, through the sonic innovations in guitar tech and distortion petals. It was nurtured through the endeavors of many young bands willing to challenge the norms of popular music to lay down thick, loud guitar chords, howling melodies, and the pulsing march of a […]

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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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