History and music Scenario of Goa today

Goa is the smallest state of India lying on the southwest coast. The state has beautiful beaches, churches and is very famous for its music. Since the state was a former territory of Portugal it is dominant in the Western musical scene. However classical musical as well as Konkani Music is quite famous in Goa. Over the years a lot of prominent singers and musicians have been produced in the state. Some of the prominent names include Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhosle, Remo Fernandes and many more. Traditional Goan music In Goa, Konkani songs go back a long time before the Portuguese seized Goa. The tribals and the locals used to sing these songs on a festive as well as sad occasions. These Songs include. Mando- The song may include issues relating to politics, love stories to social injustices and so on. Dhalo- Which is a wedding song ...

6 Women Who Are Ruling The World of Heavy Metal Right Now!

The world of metal is (sadly) 99.99% men. In one sense, this not only restricts the ability of the genre but also creates a strong gender gap which is always unhealthy. But if you are a metalhead of any rank, stature, or creed, you know names such as Lita Ford, Doro Pesch, Jo Bench, Angela Gossow, Tarja Turunen, Alissa Glutz, etc. These ladies have been landmark musicians in the various sub genres of metal and have proudly held the metal flag flying high. However, I intend to use this space to visibilize bands and musicians who are contemporary and are likely to be the future of the ever expansive metal genre. So, the aforementioned names will not be appearing in this list. Before we get started with the list let’s answer a question often found below such lists on the internet. And if you know the answer to it, scroll right past and head...

How to buy the best Guitars for Beginners

Have you recently started taking classes for guitar? and would like to buy your very own instrument? But have no idea what to look out for? Then we are here to help you. If you are a beginner looking to buy a guitar, it is quite essential to buy the guitar which suits your needs. It shouldn’t be too expensive at the same time not too cheap and emit a bad sound.   Guitars can be classified into 3 types  Nylon strings classical guitar Acoustic guitars fitted with steel strings Electric guitar For beginners, the acoustic guitar with steel strings is the best choice. These steel strings produce a beautiful tone and are priced fairly low. The nylon strings guitars are however comfortable to play for beginners (the strings are soft). Don’t even go for an electric guitar as the sound output can be amplified. Factors in...

6 Recent Indian Releases That You Need To Listen To Today!

India holds a massive music scene, there is no doubt regarding it. Be it pop, rock, punk, metal, or hip-hop; there are tons of Indian artists who release albums every year. But the sad part is that most of them are lost under the heavy international cats who rule the industry. So, this one’s for them! Let go of your Kendrick Lamars and your Megadeths, and dive into some Indian releases that are perhaps not given their due. Not only will this list provide you with a solid playlist for various moods, but it will also give you a good understanding of how rich the Indian music scene really is. Keep in mind that this list is dedicated to artists who are rather unheard of in the industry. So while bands like Parikrama and Gutslit are also releasing great music, they will not be featured here. With that said, here are 6 recent Indian releases...

Making a career in Indian music Industry

India is a developing country and a hub of music in the world. The Indian Music industry is the second oldest music industry, which protects copyrights and rights of artists in the world. The growth of the music industry is increasing steadily and in the year 2018, it suddenly rose up by 24.5% getting India into the top 15 music industries around the globe. With the music industry on the rise, how can one make a living out of this industry? Here are a few tips and tricks Have Goals and plans Before starting anything, one should have a result in mind. Research well in advance and try and take advice from people in the industry. Once you are set on your goals make sure you nail it. It may sometimes take a longer time to realize your goals and aspirations than you thought so having a day job at this time is quite essential. Consider music...

Challenges faced by an Indian musician

Life is full of challenges. In every field if one wants to be successful then he had to face challenges. Similarly in field of music one has to do a lot of struggle to become successful. Amount of challenges that has to be faced depends on an individual only. For example- there is a person who knows how to write a song, how to compose it, how to make music and how to mix-master then what he has to look out for is only studio to record his song and recording a song is not a big problem these days as there are many studios that helps one in recording a song and charge some rent for it. Then there is another case if person only knows how to write a song and does not know about producing music or mix mastering then person has to spend more amount of money to get that services. Now the next challenge for the person is where to release a song. If...

Growth of Indian Music Industry

Indian music has achieved a splendid growth from past few years. Many new artists are entering into the music industry with some good quality talent. It is said that by year 2022 indian music industry will become world's biggest music industry. Hip hop is also achieving its heights in indian music industry. Firstly it was considered that hip hop is only for foreign countries but now many hip hop artists have achieved growth in India. The man who turned the tables for rappers in India is yo yo honey singh. Nowadays there are so many underground hip hop artists who are just phenomenal in their work. Recent bollywood movie "Gully Boy" provided a platform for these artists. Some state music industries like punjabi music industry, tamil music industry etc. Have also given their contributions for the growth of music in India. Many Punjabi artists...

Getting details about jam rooms in your city !

Getting details about jam rooms What are jam rooms? Firstly let us tell you that what are jam rooms.So simply with an area of 300 sq. Feet,PlugNPlay is a jam room,recording studio and a performance studio all rolled into one.They have two big peavey monitors with a big mixer,guitar amps,a bass amp,5 piece drum kit and mics. Now we are going to tell you that which are the jam rooms available in some cities of India: 1.  Bangalore Some of the famous and quality jam rooms available in bangalore are: i) Octave jam pad: This is one of the best rated jam room in bangalore.It is situated in castle street,Ashok nagar,Brigade road.For more enquiries you can contact-9152873264. ii) Beats Sensation:It has top class faculty as well as quality instruments and good work space. It is one of the best djing schools of bangalore. It is situated at...

New mobile covers launched for 2019

Remember the moment when you drop your phone and at that moment everything stops, Your heartbeat increased- the fizz of the world around you is silenced- even all cognizance freezes—now you see in a very slow motion the roll of your $500 piece of electronic device without any mobile cover towards the cemented floor. You start rendering “How will it land? Will you be Lucky this time? But what if you had phone case on it?? So we are launching brand new mobile cover designs, phone cases to protect your phone from any unfortunate damage!! Here New new mobile cover designs are going to be launched. Now Protect your phone in modern style with the potent yet dressy mobile covers and custom phone cases. Let it be a soirée or any of the casual Birthday Party, the scene of your phone's back will never disappoint to turn the heads...

Composing a Perfect Hardrock Song

Do you know most of the rock songs are composed in mainly 4 parts, the hook, melody, bridge and chorus. Lets us see each and every parts in brief. 1. Hook is just like a sub-melody, you have to keep hook simple as much as possible because it's not the main melody of the song. Hook is just a thing which you can murmur and it is the hook which stuck in your head. A hardrock song is based on two sets of chords. First set will give emphasis on classical rock while second one sounds more modern. 2. Talking about the main melody it arises in the verses of the song. Generally it is played in the starting. Melody is much importent because it is tune of the song. A simple arrangement of the sounds in a musical composition that hits listeners heart is an example of melody. After recording your hook, you have to find a clear melody. 3. Considering...

Composed a new song, What to do next?

While finishing your song has its own win,but there are some task to do if you are hoping for big, just stay organized and generate income with your song.These are six things to do when Your song is Composed 1. Complete your Lyric Sheet. A well shaped and accurate sheet is a great way to start once you have composed your song. Put all the information about your new song on this sheet. At the bottom of this page write down D.O.C(date of creation), name of writer and other publishing informations. In this way when you want necessary information, it's all in one place. 2. Create The Rough Recording. Now your song is composed and you are going to need a simple recording that contains it's melody, chord changes and it's lyric. This will prevent you from forgetting how your song goes. This recording will also act as a reference for the...

Don’t miss these Indian Music Festivals if you are a real music lover!!

Don't! I say don't!!! Don't miss these Music Festivals if you are a real music lover!! These are some of the Best Indian Music Festival You Shouldn't miss them! For many of us, it's not just music. It's more than that. It's a way to forget our worries and escape from all our unhappiness. Few years back India had just a few musical festivals but now this scene has been totally changed. These musical festivals don't just offer you wonderful music but also gives you unforgettable memories that stay with you till your last breath! We have picked such music festivals which you shouldn't miss! 1. Sunburn This is the India's most premier electronic musical band. Sunburn has been hosting Asia's Largest Electronic Music Festival in Goa and other major cities of india since 2007. Do you know Djs like Avicii, Dash Berlin, Armin Van Buuren and...

Select a perfect Guitar to Become Rockstar

This will guide you to select a perfect Guitar, it will also help you answer: "There are so many different types of guitars what kind should I buy?" If you are about to start and dreaming of a Rockstar then you must select a perfect guitar that suits your style. Every guitar has its own pros and cons so you must take care while choosing a guitar for yourself! Types of Guitars: Which should you select? 1. Acoustic Guitar Nylon String Acoustic Guitar This guitar is often called classic guitar. These guitars are at resonable price but don't go too cheap.This guitar has a widefret board that accommodate your fingers in very better way.These nylon string acoustic guitars are so best to learn with. The Yamaha's C40II is a classical guitar. It is an inexpensive guitar. There are even cheaper models of Yamaha for schools and the like. Steel...

Buying a perfect Bass Guitar for Beginner to Pro

In this article we'll talk about the essentials of selecting a bass guitar. Here you'll learn about the different parts of the electric bass, its electronics, different body types and much more. The bass guitar holds the sound and add melody to the rhythm in every music genre. So, lets us know about few bass basics when choosing an instrument for the first time. Purpose and Budget for Buying A bass guitar is found in very different quality and price, so before buying your guitar, determine how much you want to spend. For the beginners, who are unsure of their talent or dedication to learning, there are so many starter basses available. Construction of a Bass Guitar and its Design Before shopping it's important to havr very good knowledge of basic parts of the bass guitar. It's also important to understand how the instrument is designed...