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Earworm Songs – What They Are and How to Get Rid of Them

Earworm Songs – What They Are and How to Get Rid of Them

Have you ever experienced a somewhat unpleasant feeling of having a song stuck in your brain? Even when you like that particular song, it can quickly grow annoying to have its refrain resonating in your head over and over again. These are called 'Earworms'. If it is, don't worry: this phenomenon is very common. So ...

Happy Birthday to You (Copyright, History, Interesting Facts)

Happy Birthday to You (Copyright, History, Interesting Facts)

Happy Birthday to You is one of the most famous songs in the history of music. The copyright of the song has been subject to controversy ever since it was published in 1893. According to the Guinness World Records, it is the most recognized song in English, followed only by another birthday classic, For He's A Jolly ...

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. ...

Perfect Pitch (What It is, Can it Be Learned, How to Test For It)

Perfect Pitch (What It is, Can it Be Learned, How to Test For It)

Perfect Pitch or Absolute Pitch is the ability to recognize a note without listening to any other reference note. It is often thought of as a mysterious and unreachable ability. Music teachers and students often overlook it, thinking only a few chosen geniuses can have it. While it is true that perfect pitch is an ...

Reaper DAW Free Until June 2020

Reaper DAW Free Until June 2020

Reaper, the popular DAW (Digital Audio Workstation), is now available for free until June 2020. They have noted on their website: "If you are working remotely and/or social distancing and would like to use REAPER at home, you can download a temporary REAPER license." You can get a temporary licence key on their ...

10 Websites to Download Free Sheet Music

10 Websites to Download Free Sheet Music

In the ancient days before the internet, people had a pretty rough time getting their hands on the sheet music. Today you can get access to sheet music in seconds, and in some cases, you can get them for free! Note: some of the sites in this post contain a combination of free and paid sheet music. We have still ...

The Best Karaoke Microphones for Quality and Price

The Best Karaoke Microphones for Quality and Price

A good karaoke microphone should be sturdy, cheap, and portable. They also need to sound great! We've listed out some of your best options in this post. Microphones today are becoming cheaper and of better quality. Modern karaoke microphones are usually Bluetooth or UHF connected and come in pairs. The options ...

The 5 Loudest Bluetooth Speakers (2020 Round-Up)

The 5 Loudest Bluetooth Speakers (2020 Round-Up)

Bluetooth speakers have become so popular that they are now the main source of music listening for many people. We take you through the loudest bluetooth speakers that still have great sound quality. Because of the technology development, they have become ever more powerful and compact, allowing for anyone to get a ...

What are the Benefits of Music Therapy?

What are the Benefits of Music Therapy?

Music Therapy is a modern healing discipline that has gained a lot of popularity in the last few decades. It is quite a broad topic because, despite its recent origins (around the 1950s), it involves many different branches, methods, and approaches. Music Therapy can have a wide variety of aims, according to a ...

Synesthesia in Music (What it is, Famous Musicians, Types)

Synesthesia in Music (What it is, Famous Musicians, Types)

The topic of Synesthesia comes up quite a lot among popular musicians. Some famous musicians claim it's a major source of their creativity and inspiration. What exactly is it and what musicians have it? Synesthesia is a cognitive phenomenon in which senses are intertwined. It is not a disease or a health condition, ...

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