Archive for the 'Pop Music' Category

How Hamilton Works: The Aaron Burr Chord Progression

Saturday, August 6th, 2016

Hamilton piano cover

Tuesday, March 8th, 2016

626 is cool?

Monday, May 14th, 2012

The recent 626 Night Market proved several things. For one, there are a lot more Asian Americans in the San Gabriel Valley and a lot more people interested in Asian culture than can fit into a single city block. Anyone there that night knows what it’s like to be in a sardine can. Fittingly, that’s […]

Somebody I Used To Know

Wednesday, May 9th, 2012

Well, what’s new in two years? One of the most interesting developments is the rise of the Youtube star: Prince Gomolvilas, JawKneeYeah, Steve Brady, 18MMW, the list goes on… And these are just the ones I know personally. Speaking of which, I know it’s a horrible segue, but here’s somebody that I know doing an […]

North American Idolatry

Friday, May 14th, 2010

American Idol…still one of TV’s worst theme songs and for a show about music! Anyways… I like the fact that now playing a musical instrument seems to be more of a requisite to competing. In general, it means they having actual nuts-and-bolts chops as a musician is being celebrated. Awesome. It’s pretty commonly known that […]