A new report says that popular music is dominated by synthesizers & sex. According to industry analysts Hit Songs Decontructed, 79% of top 10 pop hits used a synthesizer as the song’s primary instrument. 88% of Top 10 songs used ‘electric-based instrumentation’. “Hooking up” is the most popular topic so far in 2011 in 38%… Read More Popular Music Dominated By Synthesizers & Sex, Says New Study
Lady Gaga plays her awesomely strange keytar, which was customized by designer Gary Card. Lady Gaga’s keytar looks like it may be a Roland AX-7 beneath the custom paint job and stylistic accoutrements.
The 2009 MTV VMA nominees are out. But, unless you’re Beyoncé or Lady Gaga, you probably won’t care – because Beyoncé and Lady Gaga got nominated for pretty much everything. Somebody needs to invent a new music video awards, and call it The Awesome Music Video Awards. For the first year of The Awesome Music… Read More MTV Announces Video Music Award Nominations, But If You’re Not Beyonce Or Lady Gaga, It Doesn’t Matter