Getting a guitar teacher to help you with your music career

To be able to become an accomplished guitar player, having a guitar teacher that inspires and pushes you to become better is essential to speed up that process. For many people, they think they can learn the guitar themselves and yes, some people can. But I think they are the exception. For most people, it’s much easier to learn to […]

Papa Roach

American alt-metal band Papa Roach is from the small California, US town of Vacaville. The group consists of Jacoby Shaddix (vocals), Jerry Horton (guitar), Tobin Esperance (bass) and Dave Buckner (drums). Their major-label debut album, “Infest”, was released in April 2000, and it was certified triple-Platinum in 2001. “The Paramour Sessions” is the group’s latest album, which was released in […]

Linkin Park

Shadow Of The Day California rock band Linkin Park was formed in 1996. In 2000, they achieved mainstream success with their debut album, “Hybrid Theory”. Listeners may be familiar with their hit songs, “In The End,” “Numb” and “What I’ve Done”. “Shadow Of The Day” is taken from their latest studio album, “Minutes To Midnight”. It is the current single […]

Mcfly

The Heart Never Lies British pop rock band McFly consists of Tom Fletcher, Danny Jones, Dougie Poynter and Harry Judd. The band’s name is taken from Michael J. Fox’s character, Marty McFly in the movie “Back To The Future”. Their debut album, “Room On The 3rd Floor”, and its lead single, “5 Colours In Her Hair”, both debuted at No. […]

Atomic Kittens

Atomic Kitten are Natasha Hamilton (Tash), Elizabeth McClarnon (Liz or Lil’) and Jenny (Jen). They officially formed as Atomic Kitten in 1999 as a trio, with Tash, Liz and Kerry Katona, who left in early 2001 to pursue a career as a wife, house mother and TV presenter. She was replaced by Jenny Frost (formerly of Precious, a UK girl […]

Will Young

I don’t want people to not know who I am. I don’t want to be pigeonholed as the new George Michael, or the guy that won the reality TV show, or Mick Hucknall for the Noughties, or whatever nonsense gets said. It’s just me and it’s about having a bit of self-belief and turning up the volume a bit” – […]

Ringo Starr

Richard Starkey was born on July 7, 1940 in the front room of his house at 9 Madryn Street in Liverpool’s Dingle Area, possibly the roughest area of the city. His parents were Elsie and Richard Starkey Sr. He was an only child. He was called Ritchie. When Ritchie was only three years old, his parents parted, and except for […]

Beatles

Inspired by the “skiffle boom”, a student at Quarry Bank School in Liverpool named John Lennon decided to form a group in 1957 which laid the foundation to what was to become the most famous rock band of all time. John’s original name was “The Blackjacks”. However, this name only lasted a week and John used the school name as […]

Cat Stevens

Cat Stevens, born Steve Georgiou in London, England, July 21, 1947, was the son of a Greek father and a Swedish mother. People close to him during his career always referred to him as Steve, not Cat. Much of Cat Stevens’ success came in the ’70s, but his music career began years earlier, when he landed his first hit in […]

The Streets

Early yearsSkinner acquired his first keyboard by the age of five. As a teenager, he built a miniature recording studio in his bedroom. He began writing hip hop and garage music in his home in West Heath in Birmingham, with a crew of other rappers. He describes his background as “Barratt class: suburban estates, not poor but not much money […]