June 27, 2020, marks the 50th anniversary of Queen with the new name for the band. On this day in 1970 was the start of an incredible journey for this legendary group. Previously, the band's name used to be Smile. When Freddie Mercury joined the group, the name eventually became "Queen." Freddie Mercury designed the … Continue reading Queen: 50th Anniversary
January 25, 2020, marks the 5th anniversary of Demis Roussos' passing. His career spanned 50+ years with music varying from Folk-Pop to Rock to Schlager. Roussos could play the guitar, bass, and trumpet. He sang in three languages: Greek, English, and French. His musical career started when he joined the group The Idols. He would … Continue reading Demis Roussos: 5th Anniversary of His Passing
December 3, 2019, marks the 35th Anniversary of the classic hit Last Christmas include the single version. It's one of my favourite songs that I hear during the Holiday season. It's a breakup song to which one can relate because this time of year can be difficult for newly single people. The music a Brit Pop and … Continue reading Wham! Last Christmas: 35th Anniversary
November 10, 2019, marks the 50th Anniversary of Sesame Street, an educational children's program. I remember watching this show when I was a kid. This show marked many generations. It taught children essential values of life, such as love, friendship, compassion, etc. Many kids learned these values through a song and dance. It has had incredible … Continue reading Sesame Street: 50th Anniversary
September 28, 2019, marks the 15th Anniversary of Marie-Mai's first album Inoxydable. It covers themes like sadness, anger, heartbreak and anxiety as well as a silver lining, a sense of hope through difficult times. The record reflected the then-teenager Marie-Mai. The music is French Pop mixed with Rock and possibly some grunge. The sound of each … Continue reading Marie-Mai – Inoxyable: 15th Anniversary.