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.
September 22, 2019, marks the 10th anniversary of Marie-Mai’s third album Version 3.0. The overall themes are empowerment, love, and heartbreak. The music is French Pop, also known as Musique Francophone. Parts of the album have a Rock edge to them, as it’s the case with C’est Moi (It’s me) and Déjà Loin (already far). … Continue reading Marie-Mai Version 3.0: 10th Anniversary