Music 101

Earth Day

With Earth Day coming up on April 22, the words of Marvin Gaye’s “Mercy Mercy Me” resonate. Pictured, social justice advocate, Pete Seeger.

Brian Eno (The Early Years)

Brian Eno has defied categorization for decades. His early music is the work of an artist at the most cutting edge of sound.

Hammond organ

The Hammond organ came on the scene in 1935, and revolutionized keyboard-driven songs


Someone once described the Madchester scene as, “a breeding ground for aggressively marketed mediocrity”