History of Cassette Tapes

Cassette with its tape out

How do people listen to music these days? As odd as this question might sound, it serves a bigger purpose. If your answer is along the lines of “on their phones with earphones tucked in” or “streaming online on their computers,” you are correct. But what about listening to music before the … Read more

All about the Woodstock Music Festival

The crowd at Woodstock music festival

Woodstock music festival, also known as the Woodstock music and art festival, was a rock music festival held at the 600-acre dairy farm of Max Yasgur in Bethel, New York. The festival lasted for four days from 15th to 18th August 1969.  It was one of the most famous rock music festivals … Read more

Guide to Disco

Green silhouette of a man and a woman on the disco ball

If there’s one outstanding trend that came out from the 1970s, it’s definitely disco. The term “disco” goes beyond the style of music that dominated all the dance floors during the decade. As the genre exploded to mainstream popularity, it launched an extravagant fashion trend and a momentary escapist fare from either … Read more

All about Barbara Streisand

Barbara Streisand in 1966

Barbara Joan Streisand was born on April 24th, 1942, in Brooklyn, New York. She is a famous award-winning singer, composer, actress, and director who is often regarded as the finest and the most popular vocalist of her age to date.  She is the first biggest female Jewish star to do a role … Read more

History of Mp3 Players

Apple’s Mp3 Player

An Mp3 player, in simple words, is an electronic device used to play digital audio. Back then, people used these players to listen to their favorite music on the go, but today, they are replaced with smartphones and sound streaming apps. The media players could also play several other audio formats apart … Read more

Who Was Bananarama?

The original line-up of the Bananarama in 2018

Bananarama was an English pop group made by a collaboration of three friends called Sara Dallin, Siobhan Fahey, and Keren Woodward in 1980.  They made their success roar in the Guinness Book of World Record for achieving the highest number of chart entries among all females’ groups. The success of this group … Read more

Who Were Simon & Garfunkel?

Simon & Garfunkel singing in a concert.

During the 1960s, Simon & Garfunkel became the darlings of folk rock. They sold millions of albums during their lifetime and created something unique in the music industry. Their shows would be almost always sold-out due to their popularity. But who were they? How much do you really know about them? They … Read more

Top British Bands of the 60s

An ongoing rock concert

The 60s is known as the era, which gave birth to the most impressive British bands. From The Beatles to The Troggs, not a single day went by without these bands in the spotlight. Not only were the bands quite popular but some solo artists as well. However, at the time, the … Read more