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What Genre is Nirvana?

What Genre is Nirvana?

Nirvana’s music is classified as grunge but it was heavily inspired by alternative rock, hard rock and punk rock. What was supposed to be found in special sections at record stores was suddenly thrust into the mainstream music scene just like the band itself as they refused to be limited to a specific genre. Nirvana ...

What Genre are The Beatles?

What Genre are The Beatles?

The Beatles started their musical career as a Skiffle group. Skiffle is a combination of American Folk music, Jazz and the Blues played with several instruments. Most people classify the Beatles as classic rock or rock and roll but the truth is such a generic description hardly does the band justice as it is ...

What Genre is 1975?

What Genre is 1975?

The 1975 are classified within the electropop, funk rock, synth-pop, and Indie-pop genres. They are a popular English band but also well known all over the world with people who particularly enjoy this type of music. While you may not hear their songs on popular radio stations, the group has a very dedicated fan ...

What Genre are the Arctic Monkeys?

What Genre are the Arctic Monkeys?

The Arctic Monkeys' music is classified as Indie rock, Indie pop, post-punk revival, garage rock, psychedelic rock, blues rock, hard rock, and recently space pop and glam rock genres. They are an English rock band that was formed in 2002 and are considered to be one of the earliest bands that gained their popularity ...

10 Country Singers with Deep Voices

10 Country Singers with Deep Voices

Deep male voices are one of the iconic sounds that country music offers. Having to pick the top 10 country singers with deep voices is no easy task, so this list is certainly not to be seen as definitive, but it includes some of the best! 1. Johnny Cash We have to start off the list with the Man in Black. ...

How Many Musical Instruments Did Prince Play?

How Many Musical Instruments Did Prince Play?

Prince performed all vocal lines and played all 27 instruments in his first album, "For You." It's highly impressive, though quite a few of these were the same families of instruments (guitars, basses, keyboards/synths, drums/percussion), many of which were just different models of these classes of instruments. ...

The 10 Greatest Musicians of All Time

The 10 Greatest Musicians of All Time

The world has been blessed with some incredibly talented musicians throughout the years. Choosing the top 10 among them can be challenging! Of course, this is not a definitive list. It would be impossible to objectively come up with a list of the greatest musicians without having some sort of bias. So, don’t be ...

10 Irish Folk Bands You Must Listen To

10 Irish Folk Bands You Must Listen To

These 10 essential Irish folk bands will help you learn new songs for your next 'sing-song' or just discover new music to listen to. There are many different forms of Irish folk bands. Many of them use instruments commonly seen in traditional (trad) Irish music, such as the Bodhrán, Fiddle, Tin Whistle, Uilleann ...

10 Famous Stars That Started as Buskers

10 Famous Stars That Started as Buskers

These stars might be known all around the world today, but they started it all by busking on the street! The next time you walk through the city or into the subway, don’t ignore the buskers out of hand. The artists you only spend a moment on may well sell millions of albums one day, or become some of the biggest ...

20 Great Movies About Music and Musicians

20 Great Movies About Music and Musicians

Looking for some great movies about music and musicians? Check out our top picks below. These include some wonderful cinematic adaptations of the lives of musicians and bands, both on and off the stage. Some of these movies help you discover the events and struggles that brought forth the famous songs we all adore. ...

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