Playlists For All Occasions!


Are you getting bored of listening to music the same way? Well, there’s a playlist for that – well most likely there is! This year, yours truly has penned all sorts of playlist evergreen posts, some of which appeared on the brentmusicreviews.com and some that appeared on Starpulse.com. Since the brentmusicreviews.com playlists posts are, well…

57th Annual Grammy Notes


So, I spent the better part of my Sunday night watching the 57th annual Grammys – better known as wasting my time. Why do I indulge in music’s Super Bowl every year when I know that there’s always going to be Grammys given to the wrong folks? I guess it’s the hunger to see how…

Progressive Themes Keep Pop Music From Being Post-innovative…


The acceptance of formerly taboo themes in music serves as a contrast to music of the past. An argument could be posed that musically, we live in a ‘post-innovative’ period.  What does  that big, fancy label mean in simple terms? It means that at least a majority of new musical ideas have already occurred and…

The Lonely Island Return With “YOLO”


The Lonely Island have had their fair share of parodying everything over the course of two albums. Being the comedic enthusiast that I am, I indulged in both Incredibad and Turtleneck & Chain. And guess what, I don’t regret it one bit! “I’m On A Boat” was nominated for a Grammy (shocking right?) while “Jack…

Genre Series: 30 Pop Songs To Rock Your Sox off!


There were lots of intriguing pop songs this year, as there are every year.  I have assembled a list of 25 that struck me. I’ll even go as far to say some of these may have not been ‘favorites,’ but did stand out.  There are ‘hits’, favorites (in no particular order) included on this list….