This week’s Music 101 covers the concept of La Onda, the “Mexican Woodstock” held in 1971, and how rock music came to be banned in Mexico.
Music 101 honors Juneteenth, the date Union soldiers landed in Texas and shared news that the war had ended and enslaved people were free.
Songwriters get their ideas in many ways, including from actual events.
This episode of Music 101 highlights how LGBTQ+ musicians helped shape and influence music as we know it today.
Some musicians knocked it out of the park with their debut single, while others took longer to find their footing.
This week, Music 101 highlights women whose contributions have created the building blocks of music today.
In honor of International Women’s Day (March 8), Music 101 explores the history of the women’s lib movement through songs.
February is Black History Month in the U.S., and this week Music 101 takes another look at the music of the Civil Rights movement.
In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Music 101 explores the music of the Civil Rights movement.
David Bowie worked with numerous artists during his career. Music 101 explores these Bowie Collaborations.