Why Today Is The Best Time For Music

One of the design flaws of humans is that we tend to romanticize the past. Because we tend to only focus on the good parts, the days of old can suddenly seem incredible! This is true of many aspects of life, including music. You’ll often hear people say that they wish they had been born in some past decade because the music was so much better then. But here’s something to remember: it’s not true! In fact, music is the best that it’s ever been right now. Don’t believe us? Just check out some of our reasons below.

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Fun Facts About Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift is one of the biggest stars around at this point in music history. Since the 2010’s she has risen to stardom and shown the world that she can do more than carry a great country tune.

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Eurovision 2020 Cancelled

Today, after weeks of speculation, perhaps the inevitable occurred – Eurovision 2020 in Rotterdam has been cancelled.

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Getting The Band Back Together? How To Take Your Hobby To The Next Level

Playing in a band can be good for your wellbeing, not to mention it’s just good fun if you’re got the right group.

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Should Pubs Scrap Quiz Nights in Favour of Music Bingo?

While a lot of pub-goers may still enjoy the weekly quiz nights which have long been associated with many establishments, proprietors are also aware of the need to do other things in order to freshen up their offerings and attract a younger crowd.

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Editorial: Our Stance On Live Music During The Current Pandemic

If there’s one thing we really love here at Essentially Pop, it’s going out to see live performances, to take photos (especially if we’re in the press pit) and relive the experience, by writing it down and sharing it with our readers.

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How Learning An Instrument Can Benefit Your Brain

Believe it or not, learning a musical instrument can actually significantly affect your brain. Here’s how.

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Impact Of K-Pop Music On Academic Performance

How does music influence your academic performance? Why would we associate K-Pop to your grades? Most students assume that the music they like only…

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7 Essentials To Bring To A Concert

Here are some concert essentials that you shouldn’t leave home without! Taking these items to a concert is going to upgrade your experience and help you have the best time possible.

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Disney Like A Pro, Quick Service Food At The Magic Kingdom

As I had mentioned in one of my previous blogs, I am a huge Disney Fan! Some of my earliest memories are of me in front of the TV dancing along with the penguins in Mary Poppins and riding on my dad’s back pretending to be Aladdin. As I got a little older, my weekends were full of cartoons like Recess, Pepper Anne, Doug, The Weekenders, etc on Disney’s One Saturday Morning. So, when my family asked if I wanted to join them in the Happiest Place On Earth over my sister’s reading week break, you all know I said yes!

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How To Increase Your Chances Of Getting Show Tickets!

Trying to get concert tickets is super stressful, we know all too well. There’s always the chance that you’ll end up without any because of how quick they sell out and how many people are trying their best to get some. We have rounded up some tips on how you can increase your chances!

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Trend Watch: Is Ancient Egypt Back in Vogue?

It’s no secret that trends in music, fashion, art, and technology are often influenced by real-world events. There have been countless studies on the ways in which major events and discoveries such as the moon landing, the fall of the Berlin Wall, and even Watergate have influenced broader cultural trends. That’s why it pays to be able to spot developments that have the potential to spark the next big “thing” in popular culture.

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Six Quick Tips For Songwriting

Do you want to start songwriting? Fabulous, here are some tips on how to start!

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Music and Money: Five of the Most Famous Casino-Themed Pop Songs

There are certain subjects that will always inspire songs: love, loss, breakups, and makeups… When it comes to select topics, it seems the only way we can really make sense of them is to turn our experiences into epic tunes.

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4 Things To Hope For In The Future Marvel Cinematic Universe

There are certainly some big changes coming to the MCU. Here are some of the most exciting and nerve-wracking changes to come to the MCU in 2020 and beyond.

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How To Make Your Music Gear Reflect Your Musical Tastes

No matter how old you may be, music tends to be a huge part of our lives as we grow up. Your music taste is never just a random choice of what you find catchy, but can reflect many of your personality traits. Some people think of music taste in colours, while others think of them in terms of style.

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Top 7 Most Romantic Songs About Love

There’s no love without music, and music thrives on composers who have been writing love songs to their loved ones for decades. Dim the light, light the candles – and who knows, maybe one of these tracks will help two hearts find each other.

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HRH The Prince of Wales Announces Katy Perry As Ambassador Of The British Asian Trust At Annual Royal Dinner

Katy Perry is to be announced as an ambassador at the British Asian Trust’s annual Royal Dinner by HRH The Prince of Wales, Royal Founding Patron of the charity.

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A Foodventurer’s Guide To BBQ, 5 Exceptional BBQ Places That Are Must-Tries

I love food, and love visiting local spots / hidden gems while I’m traveling. There’s nothing like driving into a city/town, finding an amazing place to grab some grub, and hanging out before a show. So, I decided to share some of the standout places I’ve been with all of you in a series of blogs. It’s important to mention that these places are going to be from all over the world, and all the places I’m giving you are 100% worth a visit if you are in or planning to be in that part of the world. So, let’s kick things off with a blog dedicated to 5 standout BBQ places I’ve thoroughly enjoyed on my travels.

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What To Expect When Taking A Celebrity Greek Island Cruise

A Greek island cruise may not be something you ever thought about but a celebrity Greek island cruise may be the most entertaining vacation ever.

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