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Is it more difficult to learn how to sing or to play instrument X?

Not long ago I saw a question (perhaps on the Quora site), is it more difficult to learn how to sing or play the guitar?  Another question that I saw quite a while ago is, should you think of the singing voice as a musical instrument.  2,967 more words

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How do I develop my twanger?

Yes, it sounds a bit “X-rated,” but I’ve noticed this question coming up in the comments section of Youtube videos on singing technique.  One such comment was: 702 more words

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Why the reticence to take lessons?

From what I’ve seen, at least a majority of people are not ashamed to try playing a musical instrument (in front of other people or at least a teacher), but are really hesitant to try and sing, other than when they know they are alone.  1,597 more words

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Famous Napanee pizza parlour "La Pizzeria" on the market

A pizza parlour in Napanee that pop star Avril Lavigne made famous is up for sale.

“La Pizzeria” has been a mainstay on the town’s main drag for decades. 197 more words


Despite support for the #MeToo movement in Pakistan, a culture of silence still prevails

Following the harrowing rape and murder of 7-year-old Zainab in Kasur, a city located south of Lahore (the provincial capital of Punjab), celebrities began using the… 1,408 more words


Christina Aguilera announces first North American tour in 10 years, featuring Big Boi as opener

Christina Aguilera signaled her return to music last week when she announced her first album in six years, Liberation. Her pop comeback will continue into the fall, as she’s now revealed her first full tour in a decade. 334 more words


Ariana Grande Drops New Single, Titled “No Tears Left To Cry” after Manchester Bombing

After a long hiatus, pop-star Ariana Grande has finally released a song titled “No Tears Left To Cry“. The single was dropped today on her  36 more words