Bob Dylan album poster, done!

Bob Dylan album poster, done!

July 13, 2013

This entry was written by Ishita, posted on July 17, 2009 at 3:06 am. Source

Music Subscription Faceoff

Music Subscription Faceoff

May 14, 2013

When Spotify moored its boatload of music to U.S. shores last week, music lovers were faced with a conundrum: Should I switch to Spotify, or stick with my current music subscription service of choice? Or, for the non-early adopter set: Should I check out this Spotify thing at all? Source

2011: A Musical Retrospective

2011: A Musical Retrospective

April 28, 2013

2011 was a dynamic year for music. This infographic highlights some of the best songs, most sold albums and most famous music of 2011. Source

Money, Music and Piracy

Money, Music and Piracy

April 26, 2013

Now that the wildly popular music-streaming service Spotify has come to the U.S., all bets are off as to the future of the American music industry. The downward trend in music sales that began with the appearance of Napster and its ilk continues. Source

Courageous + Contentious Cover Songs

Courageous + Contentious Cover Songs

April 13, 2013

They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. In music, that may or not ring true depending on who decides to cover your song. Some are great for their creative departure from the original, while others are great because they stay true. But there are others which should have never been attempted in the […]

Girl Talk Visualized

Girl Talk Visualized

April 7, 2013

Extraordinary music visualization work by Tiffany Farrant for FastCo. This graphic unlocks the musical DNA of Girl Talk’s latest album All Day as Gregg Gillis mixes literally dozens of songs to create each track. Really fun to follow along with the music if you can. Source

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Michael Jackon’s Influence on Hip Hop Music

December 28, 2012

This is a still image from an interactive visualization that shows Michael Jackson’s influence on individual hip hop songs. At the center are Michael’s songs, and connected to those are songs by other artists who used samples of those songs in their own. In the live version, the individual nodes link to audio or video […]

The Urban Grocer + Music

The Urban Grocer + Music

November 11, 2012

Thanks to Drinkify.org and Turntable Kitchen for the musical pairings and creative inspiration. For more food + music eats or inspired drinks to serve alongside your favorite tunes, check out both sites. And of course, thanks to The House London for the gorgeous infographic. Cheers! Source

Yes, She Writes Her Own Songs (Sorta). And It Shows

Yes, She Writes Her Own Songs (Sorta). And It Shows

October 24, 2012

Swift’s songwriting is as thematically ambitious as a 15-year-old’s LiveJournal, which is to say, like a 15-year-old’s LiveJournal, it never strives for thematic weight or challenges ideas not already covered by Sweet Valley High or The Children’s Illustrated Bible. Source

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Dad’s music influences you

October 11, 2012

You may be listening to a genre of music. Do you know how you came to like your songs? Perhaps your dad influenced you just like in this infographic. Source

Music

Music

August 8, 2012

This infographic provides a visual for music diversity and musical fusion. It shows the different types of music and narrows it down by genre and country of origin. It narrows the genre of music further by bands and songs. Source

The Most Commonly Misunderstood Lyrics in Music

The Most Commonly Misunderstood Lyrics in Music

May 28, 2012

The lyrics to songs are not always the easiest to understand, and people are constantly embarrassing themselves at the karaoke bar by singing the weirdest lyrics imagined. The reason for the confusion is because of mondegreens. A mondegreen is a misinterpretation of a phrase due to homophony. Here is a complete list of the top […]