The Rubens The Rubens are a five-piece indie styled band hailing from New South Wales, Australia. 3 brothers Zaac, Sam and Elliott Margin formed the band with fellow members, Scott Baldwin and William Zeglis as part of that group now. The Rubens debuted in 2011 with the single “LayContinue Reading

The Police Albums

  THE BAND POLICE Though they weren’t precisely punk rock, The Police definitely proved that the punk can be the future of rock/ pop music. The three members were significantly more talented than a new wave band or average punks.Stewart Copeland was famous for playing polyrhythm smoothly. Andy Summers was superbly skilled with hisContinue Reading

  Jimmy Barnes is a rock legend in Australia. Born in Scotland, his family came to Australia as part of the immigration scheme of the time for people wanting a new life outside of the UK. The United Kingdom had suffered during WW2, with rationing continuing on into the 1950s.Continue Reading

To watch the New York Times video please click on the title.    The Academy Awards season is here. The Revenant has been nominated, including the prestigious award for best picture. The award for Best Picture is also coveted because it is a representation of what film has expressed forContinue Reading

Simply Red are an English band who formed in the mid 1980’s but broke through in the very early ’90s. Simply Red played with different sounds combining a New Romantic feel with Jazz and Reggae influences. Percussion, using slap bass technique and brass are strong influences in their music. TheContinue Reading

  Kurt Elling Grammy Award winner Kurt Elling, hails from Chicago, Illinois. He began performing around Chicago during the mid ’90s using the style of scat and improvisation as a beginning in Jazz technique. Growing up he sang in classic technique including the classics of Johann Sebastian Bach. Now consideredContinue Reading