A simple examination of music from Medieval Europe. What were the prevalent styles? Who were some of the composers? What instruments were available?
In this episode of Music History, Si examines 3 ways in which metal music developed including the Death, Goth and Nu Metal subgenres.
In this month's Music History, Liam has the unfortunate job of bringing you our Top 5 Least Sexy Lyrics of all time. He's also hired Ben to read out all the lyrics that upset him.
Liam briefly explores the minimalist music movement of the 1960's. Who were the first composers? What makes the music stand out? What compositional techniques are used? All this and more!
Jamie takes a brief look at the Romantic Period of music - who were the key composers, what made it stand out, etc.
Liam looks at the history and copyright of one of the most recognized songs in the world: Happy Birthday To You.
Also, you can download the backing music for free use in your own projects, from this link here.
This month Jamie examines The Classical Period, with particular emphasis on Mozart, Beethoven and Haydn.
Jamie takes us through the Baroque period, looking at staples of the era, popular composers, and more.
Jamie walks us through to many important artistic developments of the Renaissance.
Jamie examines some of the earliest music from the western world, and introduces us to noteworthy composers and instruments used in the middle ages.
If there's one thing we love as much as music, it's gaming. This video explores the development of video game technology and how that allowed audio to enhance our gaming experiences. We look at the earliest games from the 1950's, through to the modern day.
An examination of Ska music from it's roots in World War II through Jamaican independence, the 2 Tone music, and finally to American Ska-Punk. Enjoy!
An examination the East Coast-West Coast Rap war: who was involved, what did they do, how did it end, etc.
Top 10 stupidest acts committed by some of the biggest rockers. Retrospect can be a real bugger.
The Origins of Metal! Where did metal music come from? Let's find out!
An examination of Dubstep's emergence from London clubs and it's evolution into the Americanized Brostep sub-genre.