Tuesday, 5 October 2010

Michael Jackson: Legend of the World POP

Michael Jackson was born in Indiana, United States, August 29, 1958. The original name was Michael Jackson, Michael Joseph Jackson. As a reference to Michael Jackson is a child - 7 of 9 siblings. His career in the music world at the start since the age of 5 years. Entering the teen he began to merge with The Jackson Five. A music group of brothers who became an international music references the most recommended at the 70's era.

The Jackson Five own-member, Jackie, Jermaine, Tito, Marion, and Michael Jackson himself as a singer. After back and forth on stage at local clubs and bars in Gary, Indiana finally on the merit of The Bobby Taylor & The Vancouver in 1968, The Jackson Five began recording contract with Motown Records and moved to California and managed to jump-start four hits, namely. : "I Want You Back", "ABC", "The Love You Save", and "I'll be There", which all managed to become number 1 in the American charts.

In 1976, from Motown Records the Jackson Five moved to Epic Records and produces a rich 6 albums. In 1977, Michael Jackson began to plunge into the world of film by starring in a musical film entitled: 'The Wiz' Playing Scare Crow ". In the film Michael Jackson played with Diana Ross. In the same year, Michael Jackson met Quincy Jones who is the scriptwriter of the film which he starred and later became a producer for Michael Jackson's solo album titled "Off The Wall" is quite successful and is the first album that is able to put four songs became No.1 in the American charts.

In 1982, Michael Jackson released a second solo album "Thriller" which is the best-selling album of all time because it had sold more than 50 million copies worldwide.

Saturday, 2 October 2010

LED ZEPPELIN: Greatest Hard Rock Band

Led Zeppelin is a rock group from England that was formed in September 1968, and disbanded after drummer John Bonham died. Led Zeppelin consisted of Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Paul Jones and John Bonham. With music that accentuates the hard guitar sounds and heavy, Led Zeppelin is considered one of the first heavy metal band. Most of their songs are interpretations of blues and folk music are given shades of rock, including rockabilly, reggae, soul, funk, jazz, classical music, Celtic music, Indian music, Arabic music, pop music, Latin American music, and country music.
With a heavy, guitar-based sound, Led Zeppelin is considered one of the first heavy metal band.
However, the band's individualistic style pulled from various sources and go beyond a single genre. The band has sold more than 300 million albums worldwide, including 111.5 million sales in the United States and they have all their original studio albums reach the U.S. Billboard Top 10, with six reaching the number one spot. Led Zeppelin is ranked # 1 on VH1's 100 Greatest Artists of Hard Rock. Rolling Stone magazine described Led Zeppelin as "the heaviest band of all time" and "the biggest bands of the '70s".

The following story...

Led Zeppelin never released a single of his songs that became popular in Great Britain. The reason, they preferred the concept of album-oriented rock music.
After 25 years broke up due to the death of John Bonham in 1980, Led Zeppelin still praised music fans thanks to the artistic achievements, commercial success and broad influence among rock musicians. To date, the album Led Zeppelin has sold more than 300 million copies, of which, 109.5 million copies sold in the United States, and became the only band that managed to put all of his albums in the order of the Top 10 Billboard album charts.
Also, Led Zeppelin is ranked number one in the list of 100 Greatest Artists of Hard Rock (100 Greatest Artists of Hard Rock) version of VH1.

On December 10, 2007, three members of Led Zeppelin reunion concert dedicated to Ahmet Ertegün at The O2, London

Friday, 1 October 2010

Overview The story of Elvis Presley

Elvis Aaron Presley (8 January 1935-16 August 1977) was a singer of rock 'n' roll legendary United States. He also is a music producer and actor. Nicknamed "King of Rock 'n' Roll". Thanks to the songs that combined rhythm of rock 'n' roll with songs ballads, rock 'n' roll to obtain a commercial foundation which can then be developed musicians rock 'n' roll successor. In its heyday, Elvis concerts attended by the masses (mostly teenagers) in very large quantities. Style, nature, and how to become a symbol dressed for rock 'n' roll fans and much imitated

Life and Career
Born in East Tupelo, Mississippi, from the couple Vernon Elvis Presley and Gladys Love Smith, Elvis grew up in Memphis, Tennessee.
He began playing guitar and playing in several events at shopping centers. While sitting in high school, he worked as a truck driver for an electrical company.
In the summer of 1953, Elvis paid $ 4 to record two songs at Sun Studios recording company as a birthday present for his mother. Sun founder Sam Phillips, was interested in her voice and called him in June 1954 to fill positions that are vacant ballad singer. Recording session, which was conducted with two local musicians, Scotty Moore and Bill Black, initially non-productive, but now is resting in a recording session on July 5, 1954, Elvis began to sing the blues song by Arthur Crudup called That's All Right. Phillips liked Elvis version and played on the radio in Memphis and soon became a hit in the area. Since then he started doing tours to various places, including outside Tennessee.

Year 1956 was the beginning of Elvis's career as a professional singer. January 27, Elvis released his first single, Heartbreak Hotel, under the label RCA Victor Records. March 23, RCA released Elvis's first album, titled: Elvis Presley.

In the same year, 16 November, the first film Elvis, Love Me Tender, was released. The film is reaping a lot of criticism, but got a very good sales figures. On the whole Elvis appeared in 31 films.

Proceeds from sales of Elvis's debut album exploded towards the end of the 1950s with hit-hits, including All Shook Up, (Let me be your) Teddy Bear and I Need Your Love Tonight. Nevertheless, many critics are not impressed. In addition, the appearance of Elvis on stage a lot of criticism, because it is considered as pornography.

In December 1957, Elvis called to join the military duty with the U.S. Army. He officially entered the Army on March 24, 1958, then stationed in Germany, and dilepastugaskan with respect two years later.

Upon returning from military service, his musical career had faded due to "harassed" other profession as an actor and the loss of her role in selecting the type of song that he played. In addition, there was music revival of Britain / UK (British Invasion: The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, etc.). Elvis did comeback, which successfully through television appearance on December 3, 1968 titled '68 Comeback Special. His musical career shining again after he got a chance in this event to play in the path of least she likes, rock 'n' roll.

The following year, Elvis started live performances, which were sold in various places, starting from Las Vegas and continues other states in the United States. Between 1969 and 1977, The King of Rock 'n' Roll appearing in 1,000 events sold out.

As a result of drug addiction-medicine doctors such as sleeping pills, health and appearance has decreased by about the mid-1970s. The King appeared for the last time in a concert at Market Square Arena in Indianapolis, Indiana June 26, 1977. On August 16, 1977, Elvis was found dead at his home in Graceland, Memphis of a heart attack. At that time he was 42 years old. cause of death is almost the same as Michael Jackson, who died of a heart attack.

Thursday, 30 September 2010

Mike Portnoy Playing To The Rev

Avenged Sevenfold issued a statement yesterday.

"We want our fans to know that with Jimmy always in our hearts, our trip to the official recording will begin. Jimmy left this world by delivering an amazing gift and now it becomes our duty to make sure the gift is for to come to our fans.

"We invite Jimmy's favorite drummer, Mike Portnoy to play in the name of Jimmy in this record, Mike says that it is an honor and no doubt this is what Jimmy wanted. This is really exciting for us, because Mike is one of the best drummer in the honor to fill the position Rev.

"Although there will never be the same without Jimmy's on our side, but the essence of Jimmy will live in our hearts and through the music which he has created with us. He was a legend before the success we've achieved, and we were really happy to do this for Jimmy and our fans.

Avenged Sevenfold "

To complete their new album, the A7X is recruiting Dream Theater drummer Mike Portnoy, drummer Jimmy Sullivan favorites as mentioned above.

Jimmy "The Rev" Sullivan died on December 28, 2009 and obtained toxicology report is not convincing. immy was laid to rest in this grave on January 6, 2010, with more than 600 guests including Lostprophets and Brian Haner Sr.