The sixth and seventh songs of Hamilton – An American Musical are “Farmer Refuted,” and “You’ll Be Back,” the latter … More
The fifth song of the Hamilton musical is “The Schuyler Sisters.” This song introduces us to Hamilton’s future wife and … More
The second song of the Hamilton musical is “Aaron Burr, Sir. ” This song introduces us to Hamilton’s friends, as Hamilton … More
Using Ron Chernow’s biography (Miranda’s inspiration for the musical) and primary source documents, I’ve set out to pull the facts from the musical interpretation. This is the first in a series of what I hope will be an interesting, educational, and historical companion to an amazing musical.
Coming up with a list of the greatest driving songs ever is no easy task. First off, everyone and their mother already have a list. Second, I don’t know every song ever. And then I don’t know your favorite type of music. Plus, I leave most new songs off my list. So let’s just call this list “My Favorite Driving Songs” so no one argues with me. (But feel free to add your own suggestions; I’m always looking for more good music, and I’m sure I missed a bunch of good ones.)
Music has a special relationship with people, even if they’re not always consciously aware of it. Recent studies have shown … More
Major Lazer is on a mission to unite the planet through music — a force that few can argue with. … More
About a week ago our Editor and I were discussing a piece he wrote for the site (Celery City) and … More
Through my windshield wipers.