Tuesday, 30/8/2016 | 3:08 UTC+5
  • ‘Things Just Ain’t the Same’: Hip-Hop’s Reconstruction of the Gangster Rap Identity

    I have found that hip-hop artists use lyrics, both musical and poetic, to redefine the negatives characteristics given to their culture by the majority class, and in the process, reconstruct the gangster identity. Keywords: gangster rap, hardcore rap, hip-hop, negativity in hip-hop, identity construction in hip-hop Article Body: Gangster rap, or hardcore rap, is generally

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  • Zune MP3 Players – Are They Worth It?

    This article is a comparison between the iPod and Zune MP3 Players, to show you what product is better in terms of features and quality. Keywords: zune mp3 player, zune mp3 players Article Body: Everyone knows that the iPod steals the show when it comes to MP3 Players, but are they the best option out

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  • You’ve Gotta Love Cat Art

    As an artist, I have grown to appreciate all kinds of art. It took me studying art in college to really learn the fact that all people have different ideas of what art is and of what beauty is. I learned that I can value something as beautiful and that the next person might see

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  • You Must Be An Artist

    “…Meet this solemn question with a strong, simple ‘I must,’ then build your life in accordance with this necessity; your whole life, even into its humblest and most indifferent hour, must become a sign and witness to this impulse.” – Rilke We are, all of us, meant to create. We are creat-ures, thus it is

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  • You Might Be A Chocoholic If …

    Are you a chocoholic? Answer these questions to help find out. chocoholic (def): a person who has or claims to have an addiction to chocolate If you have more than 2 secret stashes of chocolate candy, you might be a chocoholic. (Be honest.) * If your top 3 favorite candies all have chocolate in them,

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  • You may be in love if…

    One of the most common human experiences that two or more (depending on how ambitious you are) people can share is love. But, it’s not always easy to tell if you are in like, lust or full blown, forever loving. With that in mind, I’ve created this list of signs that you may be crazy

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  • You Can Unleash the Great Artist Within You

    Each of us has a little child – an artist inside. In each and everyone of us is a direct perception of the world around us which speaks to us. We need to express ourselves, express our feelings and thoughts. This is not a desire to become an artist – we are already artists –

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  • You Can’t Have Good Music Without Percussion

    Percussion instruments are very old and have quite a history. Often used in folk music, these instruments add variety and a rural charm to music. In India for example, two pieces of flat metal are struck to form a bell like sound. This form of instrument is used in temples and prayer places across the

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  • You Can Learn To Read Guitar Sheet Music

    When you learn to read guitar sheet music it will be vital in expanding your guitar playing skills. Playing by ear will only get you so far and I am here to help take it to the next step. I will show you some basic tips and tricks to help you learn to read guitar

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