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Balilla Pratella: Musica Futurista

Disenchanted with Opera-dominated Italy, Italian composer Balilla Pratella took a different approach to composing and performance. In 1910 he joined the futurist movement and wrote ‘The Manifesto of Futurist Musicians ‘. Pratella’s manifesto was both unconventional and controversial at the … Continue reading

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Outrageous and Ambitious – A Review of The Mars Volta

Listen to this whilst reading? The Mars Volta have recently become one of my favourite bands. They are a band that are seemingly impossible to like on first listen though. Something you might experience in the next 30 seconds or … Continue reading

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Predicting the Future of Music: How right were they?

In 2005 Kusek & Leonhard predicted how the future of music would develop in ‘The Future of Music: Manifesto for the Digital Music Revolution’. 7 years later, lets look at how accurate their predictions were. “Imagine where music flows around … Continue reading

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Why eBay Sucks

Just a few: ~ In the feedback section it lets people view your purchases. Privacy infringement? Would your bank make all your purchases visible to anyone on the internet? ~ Doesn’t allow you to edit the original description for an … Continue reading

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Can we learn anything from the Digitech Whammy?

Recently I bought a Digitech whammy, a guitar effects pedal from a good friend. It’s the best thing I’ve bought in a while. The whammy is a fairly well known pedal in the guitar world but I thought it would … Continue reading

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Skrillex: Musicians that Persevere

Whilst looking at Deadmau5’s online presence for the last post, Skrillex, an emerging dubstep/electro-house producer came to mind. Skrillex’s story is an interesting one, one worth talking about. After being impressed by a few tracks a friend had introduced me to, … Continue reading

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Deadmau5: What makes his facebook presence so good?

Listen to this whilst reading? Like many I’ve been keeping updated with some of the big music artists online through facebook pages for a good while now; Kanye West, Bon Iver, Skream and lots more. Out of all of them … Continue reading

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