Discussing the Potential Decline of SoundCloud in 2017

When college-aged individuals think of local musicians, homemade music or start-up bands, they often think of SoundCloud. After all, according to SoundCloud’s website, it’s “the world’s largest music and audio platform” and it “directly connects creators and their fans across the globe.” With the immense brand recognition of SoundCloud, it’s surprising that it may be… Continue reading Discussing the Potential Decline of SoundCloud in 2017

How Carnival Tourism affects Brazilian Samba Dancers

As January comes to an end, people are excitedly preparing for the upcoming music festival season. One of the largest, most extravagant events in the near future¬†is Brazil’s Carnival, most popularly¬†celebrated in Rio de Janeiro (amongst other places). According to the Rio Carnival website, the event is 5 days long and happens in February before… Continue reading How Carnival Tourism affects Brazilian Samba Dancers

The Growing Connection between Holograms and Concerts, Explained

Remember that time Tupac performed on stage with Snoop Dogg at Coachella back in 2012, even though he had passed away sixteen years prior? The truth is that it was actually just a very convincing 2-D hologram projection of him on a piece of glass, and that was only the beginning for this amazing technology.… Continue reading The Growing Connection between Holograms and Concerts, Explained