Top 10 Worst Charity Singles

Now, the charity record is a noble beast. A group of musicians coming together to create something that will make someone’s life better somehow. It’s just a pity that so many of them are so dull – contestants from reality TV shows rehashing old classics in a more soulful way. And every so often, there’s […]
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Top 10 Cover Versions of Songs

The cover song is an institution of popular music, as musicians take influence from one another- from time to time they will deem it necessary to perform each other’s work in tribute. Whether it is a direct translation or a completely revamped and hardly recognisable adaptation, a cover may only fall into one of two […]
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Top 10 First Songs to Learn on Guitar

Learning to play guitar, much like learning any other musical instrument- is a process which requires both discipline and patience. The first steps you take on the road to rock and roll superstardom are often the most important. Having the grit to keep picking the guitar up in spite of the severe frustration and sore […]
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Top 10 Supergroups

Every once in a while, a group of musicians who are perhaps a little bored with their ventures at the time- will come together and make some music amongst themselves. This phenomenon is known as the ‘Supergroup’ and over the years there have been many cases, some however much more memorable than others. Here’s a […]
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Top 10 Debut Albums

Musicians only get to make one first album, a collection of songs which epitomise their formative years- and that they in turn have the entirety of those formative years to write. The reason it is so common to hear people refer to an artist’s first full-length as their best to date, is that it usually […]
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Top 10 Musical Trios

Effective 3-piece acts have appeared in a manner both scarce and effective over the years, with the mastery of a wholesome rock sound proving to be a difficult feat when confined to the capabilities of just 3 musicians. There have however been some trios that have managed to build and hold their own place within […]
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Top 10 Music Festivals in the World

The music festival is unarguably a modern musical institution. Finding its feet in the same tie-dyed 60’s setting as most modern guitar music, festivals have grown in popularity over the last few decades- becoming an annual coming together of like-minded music fans in most parts of the world. Although beginning as much more nomadic and […]
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Top 10 Live Performances

Out of the many millions of truly breath taking musical performances that have occurred over the decades, or even centuries- picking a mere 10 as highlights is, I can assure- not straight forward. Of course any list constructed by a mere mortal such as myself will always bare the brand of their personal musical preferences, […]
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