Beethoven’s Eroica and Tchaikovsky’s

Introduction Beethoven’s Eroica and Tchaikovsky’s famous 1812 have earned their unique places in classical music history. The pieces signify bold and new ways of presenting this genre of music and they are both firmly rooted in the history of their times. Comparison of the pieces The Eroica is significantly different from the 1812 Overture although […]

Mass cultural phenomenon

Introduction The five elements chosen for analysis are five Lady Gaga videos; these are videos of her most popular songs and they include: ‘Telephone’, ‘Bad Romance’, ‘Paparazzi’, ‘Poker face’ and ‘Just dance’. This pop icon was selected because she is the ideal representation of what Americans look for in pop culture as seen through her […]

“Far from Here”

Introduction “Far from Here” is a recent video of the rock band The Lonesome Ones. It is necessary to note that the video enhances the effect created by the music and the lyrics. More so, the song and the video supplement each other and the video help the band articulate their message. The video unveils […]

“Photograph”

Rock music provides the significant emotional content with the help of lyrics, and this combination can affect the audience’s perception of music. However, the effects can be strengthened with references to images or videos provided. Rock music images in their combination with melodies and lyrics present a new product belonging to the category of art […]

Bloc Party

A rock band called “Bloc Party” with a CD titled “Four” has already received several reviews. Most are positive but some are negative. The positive ones comment on the distinctly sounding melodies and riffs while other people would say that the band has nothing special. In reality, the specificity and the unique sound that the […]