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Via: CNN Ever since musician Eduardo Miranda met a patient with locked in syndrome 11 years ago, he has been on a mission to create a way for the paralyzed to make music. His latest invention is the brain computer music interface (BCMI) which allows people to create music using just their eyes.  How it works By connecting electrodes to the back of the head, the system can tell where you’re looking by monitoring brain activity. Flashing...

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The music industry is falling at an alarm rate when speaking about actually sales. Music company have had to diversify their portfolio to keep in the green.  fans are simply not buying music anymore but there is a small bunch that is still buying an these are the superfans, but can they save the industry? Check out this great article about these superfans by Kristi York Wooten Founder of SustenanceGroup.org, Music/Art Critic, Advocate for Women’s Rights  ...

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Music does much to the brain it can alter the structures in musicians, and enhance cognitive skills in children and adults alike, research shows. Each day scientist is learning more on how the brain is affected by music. Here are four studies that was published on live science and written by Bahar Gholipour. Unearthing patients’ lost memories Music has the power to bring back memories, leading some researchers to say that music could be used as...

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Via: Rolling Stone The music fest has taking over the music industry. It has gotten to the point that a new one is popping up each year. These fest have become so successful that if you are anyone in music, you need to be invited to play. Check out how they have changed the industry. Check out this great article by Rolling Stone’s Steven Knopper to appear in there May 22, 2014 Issue of the...

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We found this great article on Musicthinktank.com written by Simon Tam. If you are a musician, this is a must read! Last week, I was talking to an artist about potential shows for their first national tour. As a relatively new band, they didn’t know what kind of turnout would be there in several of the markets, even though they’ve had some prominent national press. Naturally, without a solid tour history, many of the promoters...

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by Dale Y the Green Guy I love the Beatles, make no mistake about that. It’s funny writing this because I didn’t really know who the Beatles were and what they were all about. Yet, they were as much a part of my young life as air, food and water. My sisters, San and Susan, turned me on to The Fab Four. They were both teenagers when the Fabs hit the shores of America, and...

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There is no secret that many artist if not all artist now a days buys vies, fans, like, followers etc. to help boast their career.  This is absolutely not limited to unsigned artist as few months back YouTube publish news that showed that some of the biggest culprits where major labels. Youtube went ahead and took anyway all those views. In light of that Facebook began doing some investigation themselves along with Twitter and Instagram...

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By Dale Y the Green Guy When you go back to the roots of rock and roll, perhaps no other influence was greater than the Everly Brothers. Don and Phil Everly took country music, rocked it up and added some of the most perfect harmonies ever heard in the music world. Their harmonies were so distinctive, that rock and roll bands from all over the world, tried to copy how they did it. So great...

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By: Kawin Long Recently, I have been attending a few artist showcase, unsigned hype concerts etc. in and around New York City, the state where HIP HOP was born and something has struck a nerve with in me. I grew up in the south Bronx, listening to, during my time was Special K, Big L, Biggie, LL Cool J, Nas and many others. But what only until recently I began to really look at the...

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By: Dale The Green Guy No one will dispute the fact that, in most cases, the lyrics are just as integral to the song as the melody is.  Just ask Curt Cobain about this, whose lyrics are as poignant and as thought worthy as any have been throughout musical history. And there are many great lyricists, even now, who know how to make a song better by using lyrics that speak to any of us...