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Heavy Metal Being the FastestGrowing Genre

[Ad_1]   Earlier this year, statistics released from music distribution company TuneCore revealed that heavy metal was the fastest growing genre year over year in terms of streaming and downloads. According to the company, metal saw a 154-percent increase in streams and downloads from 2017 to 2018, topping other fast-growing genres such as J-pop, R&B/Soul, […]

Who Made Who: The Star Spangled Banner

The Jimi Hendrix Experience

The first rock n roll instrumental interpretation of The Star Spangled Banner was played by Jimi Hendrix. It became a set-list staple from autumn 1968 until his death in September 1970, including a famous rendition at the Woodstock music festival in 1969. Jimi used his wah wah pedal effects to emphasize the “rockets’ red glare”, and “bombs bursting in […]

Ozzy Osbourne – Bark At The Moon (Guitar Backing Tracks)