Watkins Family Hour Kick off First Tour

Watkins Family Hour

David Pass saw the Watkins Family Hour perform and highly recommends you do too.

Two Years Have Led Me Here


Musician Jon Gerler had been so focused on his expectations that he forgot to look at his reality.

GMP Sports World Cup Playlist


Wai Salas curates the perfect playlist to get you pumped for The World Cup!

“I’d Lay My Head On The Railroad Tracks/And Wait For The Double E”

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Jesse Kornbluth reviews the music – and life – of Warren Zevon.

The Hidden Power of Art


Jonathan Delavan discusses the reasons why art holds such powerful sway over us and is thus a powerful key to one’s personal growth.

How Heavy Metal Saved Me


View image | gettyimages.com Screaming and distorted guitar riffs as mental health therapy, or how Marilyn Manson helped save me from myself. ––– When I was fourteen years old, my parents decided to send me off to Catholic school. The school was the opposite of cool and full of kids whose parents didn’t want them to be […]

BB King was Great Because He Played Out of Tune

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There are those who believed that BB King wasn’t the world’s greatest guitar player, including the man himself.

You’ve Never Seen a Guitar Played Like This Before

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What happens when a guy puts an iPhone inside his guitar and starts filming? ___ This inventive guitar player gives a new meaning to the phrase “good vibrations.”Photo—rtists/YouTube

Have You Ever Been Lost In The Dance?

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There is a rhythm, melody and harmony in every dance just waiting for your surrender.

Blake Mills: A Musician without An Upper Limit


Without any hype, with no great charisma, without even much in the way of stage presence, Blake Mills is the immediate future of intelligent music.

Bigger Than Jesus: The Gospel Of U2, Leonard Cohen, And Sufjan Stevens


Robert Burke Warren goes deep into his own story to talk about the persistence of God in pop, and how and why non-believers and doubting Thomases still go for it.

The Rolling Stones and Why Time Was Not on My Side


It turned out to be a concert we’d never forget. But not for the reasons you’d think.

I Have a Simple Test for Beauty. It Makes Me Cry. Mark Knopfler’s Music Does That

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Jesse Kornbluth shares an interview with musician Mark Knopfler and urges you to check out his album “Tracker”.

I’ve Become That Guy Who Thinks Jazz Sounds Better On Vinyl And All It Took Was Losing Everything


Joe Peacock lost it all. It was good friends and good music that brought him back.

What was your first album, and how did your parents react?

Your First Album and Your Parents Reaction

Music is a powerful influence on your son. Stay calm, ask questions and use the music to educate your son about life