2012 delivered highs, lows and all sorts of great pop shows
2012 could go on the books with not one but numerous major musical headlines. It was the year electronic dance music supposedly broke through ... in Chicago in August for a performance of many other songs besides his saturated — and frequently parodied ...
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They can also add stamps and funny sounds, draw with other friends ... with metronome and sheet music. The bespectacled 1990s hipster guitar girl provides the soundtrack to this cute memory matching game teaching kids about musical instruments and sounds ...
Texan songwriting outlaw kicks up the dust at Track 29
Willie Nelson, particularly the old Willie Nelson that other people recorded. For example, Faron Young did a song called “Hello Walls,” which was the first song I ever learned on the guitar from some sheet music ... I love the instrument myself.
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They can also add stamps and funny sounds, draw with other ... sheet music. Youngsters will have fun creating music with the on-screen tambourine, shakers, triangle, rhythm sticks, xylophone and drum. Just tap and play. Free version limited to four instruments.
Lake ‘Renaissance man’ has many passions
Larry Sakayama is a Renaissance man, a Tokyo-born contemporary Copernicus who peruses math books for pleasure ... drums, sheet music, sound equipment…and in a corner of the place, an exotic, long, boxy stringed instrument called a koto.
Monongahela band jazzing up the Mon Valley
With the exception of Scanlon, of West Mifflin, the other members ... types of musical equipment. While they all have their “day jobs,” the musicians are passionate about the new band. Scanlon says they attribute their love for jazz music back to ...