Music

Articles on Music – subcategory of the Main Lifestyle category on Angie’s Diary | Digital Media Publications

Country Guitar Legend: Eddie Adcock

Guitar performer and five-string banjo virtuoso Eddie Adcock has been one of bluegrass music’s finest and most innovative performers for more than forty years. He cut his musical teeth with Bill Monroe and Mac Wiseman, and as one-third of the groundbreaking trio The Country Gentlemen Eddie was the first internationally acclaimed five-string bluegrass banjo player […]

Jazz Guitar Legend: Laurindo Almeida

Jazz Guitar Legend: Laurindo Almeida

The international acclaim of audiences and music critics alike has recognized Laurindo Almeida (1917-1995) as one of the industry’s truly wonderful concert guitar players, and yet he is also well remembered as a showcased soloist with the Modern Jazz Quartet on two historical world tours. From Beethoven and Bach to Bossa Nova, Broadway hits and […]

Musical Fear

The karaoke bar was dark and filled with cigarette smoke. I sat nervously awaiting the DJ to call my name. My friends, Traci & Shyann, are sitting by me chatting with the handsome gentlemen at the table next to ours. They are probably too consumed with flirting and twirling their hair to notice my nerves. […]