Hola A Style Mandolin Review

Today we review an A-style mandolin by Hola, which is a traditional A style mandolin in a glossy sunburst finish.  Check price on Amazon now A-style mandolins are great for those starting out and looking for a beginner instrument, and there are several reasons for this. First, A style are the simpler model of mandolin,…

Guitar Works A-Style Mandolin Review

Today we review the A-style by Guitar Works, a high gloss mandolin that comes with a case and features beautiful F-scrolls in the body. Check price on Amazon now A-style mandolins have been around since the instrument was invented.  Its “A-Style” refers to its shape, as this mandolin will have a tear/pear-shaped body. It is…
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Thelonious Monk Plays Duke Ellington – Album Review

The rise and fall of legendary jazz musicians is an overlapping narrative of eras, styles, and historical moments. Thelonious Sphere Monk is one of the undisputed greatest American musicians of all time, though the journey to his legendary status was far from glamorous. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KshrtLXBdl8 Monk was a “musician’s musician,” praised by the artistic community, but…
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Best Canadian Country Music Artists 2017

While Nashville might be known for being the country capital of the world, Canada is home to plenty of talented country artists.  Without further delay, here are our top ten picks for best Canadian Country Music Artists of 2017! 10. High Valley https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BIlgKuHFePA Hailing from Blumenort, Alberta, High Valley consists of brothers Brad and Curtis…
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Dookie by Green Day Album Review

Much to the dismay of many in the East Bay punk scene, Dookie was released by Green Day on February 1st, 1994. It was Green Day’s first release with a major label, which the more cynical of their former fans found unforgivable. They were even banned from playing at infamous 924 Gilman Street in West…