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    12 of the best major label debut albums

    Every musician has dreamed about what it would be like to hit the big time – the tour bus, the stadium shows, the screaming fans, making money hand over fist (though in 2016 this last one should probably be dialled down to “being able to earn a semi-respectable living”). Only a small number of artists […] More

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    14 of the craziest musical stage props

    Forget fantastic songwriting, mind-blowing technical chops, or even plain old stunning good looks: all of them are passé at this point. Nowadays, everyone knows the only way to take your music career to the next level is a good stage prop or intriguing gimmick; something in the live show that makes people stand up and […] More

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    32 music themed Ugly Christmas Sweaters

    The Ugly Christmas Sweater trend jumped the shark when it stopped being unreasonable to expect to find one of Fonzie literally jumping a shark. Nothing hammers that home more than the flurry of inexplicable renditions we’re seeing these days, ranging quasi-Satanic metal bands to brooding old British men (sup, Morrissey). Certainly, some have hopped on […] More