Tag: Prince

From the Balcony: Prince and Me

From the Balcony: Prince and Me

Everything seemed to stop a year ago when news broke that Prince Rogers Nelson had died. One moment he was touring the world as part of his Piano & A Microphone Tour, and the next we were left with just memories and his music. To call the day devastating would be an understatement, as the outpouring of emotion flooded social […]

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In Memoriam 2016

In Memoriam 2016

“Life seems to go on without effort when I am filled with music.” ~ George Eliot One thing is certain: 2016 has been an annus horribilis for music fans. This time last year, we were awaiting the new album from David Bowie, unaware it would be his last. Nothing could have prepared music fans for the countless tears we would shed this […]

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A Tribute to Prince – by the Artists

A Tribute to Prince – by the Artists

2016 has been an extremely difficult year for music fans. As we continue to mourn the losses of David Bowie, Merle Haggard, Maurice White, and Glenn Frey, another legend was taken far too early from this planet. Prince Rogers Nelson, like David Bowie, not only redefined music but transcended it. He was like great composers of the past, a modern-day […]

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Mundo: Class of 1980

Mundo: Class of 1980

Today we focus on the Class of 1980, and there are some great albums. This is part of our monthly series that looks at some of music’s great albums celebrating a milestone this year. You can find the previous lists by clicking on the “Class” below: Class of 1965 Class of 1970 Class of 1975 ———————————————— “Do you remember rock […]

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Purple Reign: Prince’s dazzling and imaginative performance

Purple Reign: Prince’s dazzling and imaginative performance

I still remember my first Prince concert. Even though I had been a fan since a kid, it wasn’t until 2002 when I got my first taste of Prince’s live performance. He was touring around the continent as part of his One Night Alone… Tour, backed by a reincarnation of the New Power Generation that included the ultra-talented trumpet player […]

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Mundo 7: Superhero Songs

Mundo 7: Superhero Songs

Today, the latest Avengers movie hits the screens across North America.  To honor the team of some of the most recognizable superheroes, our team has assembled a list of some of our favorite superhero themed songs. Some are covers of recognizable theme songs, others are tracks written about superheroes. Check out the list, and feel free to comment with your […]

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Mundo List: Great Mono-Syllable Music Acts

Mundo List: Great Mono-Syllable Music Acts

The title says it all – this week’s list is dedicated to some of our favorite artists and bands known by a single syllable. We didn’t list all our favourite mono-syllable acts; otherwise, this list would be long – extremely long. BECK In terms of mono syllable bands or artists, it’s hard to deny the talent of Beck. With each […]

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