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Having Your Cheesecake and Slicing It, Too

When I sent a link of Maddie & Tae‘s “Girl in a Country Song” to my former student Maggie, a (sadly, unrepentant) country music fan, I joked: “But why isn’t there a video with them singing it while wearing bikini tops and Daisy Dukes?” 165 more words

Popular Music

Midem blog - The importance of music identification today

Due to being super busy I’ve not written a Midem blog in a while. So it has definitely been a long time coming but here’s my latest, looking at the importance if music identification in today’s music industry. 6 more words

Music Industry

Classical Favourites from Russia

Russia has a rich heritage of classical music.  Much of that heritage has been shared with the rest of the world.  We all know at least something about… 140 more words

Staff Picks

Throwback Thursday: “Break Out”

It was 1987 and Andy Connell, Martin Jackson, and Corinne Drewery aka Swing Out Sister were blazing their way up the charts with their single, … 245 more words


First Date the Musical

In July 2013, after a sold-out run in Seattle at 5th Avenue Theater, Zachary & Weiner’s original musical comedy-with book by Austin Winsberg- began performances on Broadway  at the Longacre Theatre.  76 more words

New Publications

My 2nd Song on Blog: Ay Saaala... kyon keh daala

Ay saala keh daalaa
Pehli baar dil ki baat

Bus stop pe…… dekha usko
Lag gayeee…… tab se meri vaat

Chath par ayeee…….Woh brush karney… 148 more words


Top 5 Music Picks of the Week

1. Do It Again by Röyksopp & Robyn // 2. Dear No One by Tori Kelly // 3. Races- Proxy Remix by The M Machine // 4. 18 more words