VOA on Assignment: Electronic Dance Music
Are you a fan of EDM, Electronic Dance Music ? Did you know that the founders of English Online Academy both enjoy listening to EDM as well as creating EDM pieces? Share your favorite EDM artists and pieces with the rest of us by adding your comments in the comments section below.
Egyptian Singer Puts Protest to Music
What are your thoughts about music taking on politics and protesting injustice and corruption? Are you a fan of protest songs and socially activist singers? Share your thoughts with us in the comments section below.
Are You Learning English? These Songs May Help
Here at English Online Academy, we’ve been sharing songs with English lyrics since 2010. We recognize the positive effects of music, especially when English learners sing along with English lyrics to improve their pronunciation, comprehension, and comfort in public speaking. Do you have any favorite American singers you enjoy listening to? Which American singers and which songs are your favorite? Why? Share your insights in the comments section below.
What Happens When Child Prodigies Grow Up?
Are there musical prodigies, or child music stars, that are currently popular in your country? What kind of music do they play? Do you have any favorite songs you enjoy by these child prodigies? Share them with us in the comments section below.
Chuck Brown: ‘Godfather of Go-Go’ Dead at 75
How are musicians in your country recognized for their accomplishments? Are they honored with awards? Are there music-centered museums or awards ceremonies that music fans can enjoy? Name some of the most influential musicians in your country’s music industry and share some links of their most popular songs in the comments section below.
Drum Circle Widens Into a United Nations of Beats
Do you play the drums? Is the beat of the drums one of your favorite musical sounds? Have you ever tried to play the drums? How did it feel? Do musicians in your country play drums in songs you enjoy listening to? Share your knowledge with us in the comments section below.
Group Brings Songwriting Workshops Into Schools
Do you believe music can be a positive influence in people’s lives? Name some positive songs that inspire you to be at your best and share links to your favorite songs via the comments section below.
Behind the Music: The Making of a Paul Reed Smith Guitar
Are you a fan of the electric guitar? Do many musicians in your country play the electric guitar? Do you play electric guitar? Would you like to play guitar? Share your thoughts with us in the comments section below.
Michelle Branch and Her Musical Evolution
Do you have talented young musical artists in your country you enjoy listening to? Share the names of the musicians and links to their top songs in the comments section below so we can enjoy them as well.
Music Teacher in Boston Offers Life Lessons to Young
Do you believe that music can be “magical” and therapeutic as well? In what ways does music make you feel better? Does music inspire you to be more productive and creative? Share your thoughts with us in the comments section below.