5 Songs You Didn’t Know Peggy Lee Wrote

“What are you going to do when you love music,” Peggy Lee once asked. “You can’t stop.” Throughout her 70-year career, Peggy Lee became one of the most influential songwriters of our time, writing more than 270 songs (complete Peggy Lee discography), recording more than 1,100 masters, and earning more than 100 chart hits. Though … Read more

Tourist: “Sampling is mind-blowing; it’s the biggest advancement in music technology since the early 80s”

Balancing downbeat moments with glimmers of joy using gradual, emotive synth build-ups, Inside Out is the most club-ready Tourist project to date – especially compared to what he calls his “more downtempo, reflective” albums. Will’s 2016’s U and 2019’s Everyday and Wild albums are what the Grammy-winning producer says are ideal for “accompanying you on … Read more

Miley Cyrus Net Worth: From Hannah Montana to a Rebel Heart

From her early days as Hannah Montana to her stadium-filling Plastic Hearts Tour, Miley Cyrus has broken out of the children’s TV mold and fashioned herself into a pop-rock mainstay. Still dominating the pop world, Cyrus’ latest album, Plastic Hearts, debuted at No. 2 on the Billboard 200 chart. According to CelebrityNetWorth.com, Cyrus has amassed … Read more

The 28 Best Lyle Lovett Quotes

Four-time Grammy Award-winner Lyle Lovett is an American songwriting treasure. Lovett, who released his latest album this year, 12th of Juneis a skilled writer, beloved crooner, and an all-timer when it comes to his impact on Americana and folk music. To date, he’s released 13 albums and a few dozen singles and his legacy is … Read more

Daily Discover: Diane Coffee Writes Through the Flashbacks on ‘With People’

When Shaun Fleming, also known as Diane Coffee, returned to his hometown of Agoura Hills, California during the pandemic, memories flooded back. People, places, and random moments in time began playing out in their thoughts, and stories were sewn together on the fourth Diane Coffee album With People (Polyvinyl Record Co.). Working with the former … Read more

How Automobiles Are Like Dierrhea

It occurred to me, out of the blue to seek guidance in solving the procrastination problem which has beset me, to some degree, my whole life; but which seems to have become habitual the past few years. My acquaintance, Bobbyhad been telling me, beginning about 4 years ago, now, for example, that I should seek … Read more

Six of the best free drum machines

Physical drum machines are brilliantly tactic and can give you punchy percussion sounds that aren’t always immediately available in your DAW. However, there are plenty of plug-ins that can get you in the groove and shake up your workflow with functions that most hardware is simply not capable of achieving. We love the charm of … Read more