Ever Wonder If You Could Play A Tree Trunk On A Record Player?

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(PCM) I have no idea why I am just discovering this brilliant story now, but an artist by the name of Bartholomäus Traubeck has been using cross-sectional slices of a tree stump and playing them on a converted record player to create various pieces of music.

The sounds created are both beautiful and haunting and how each piece of music turns out depends upon the type of wood and species of tree.

Here’s how it …

Music Spotlight: Keri Wirth

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TVGrapevine is happy to introduce Keri Wirth, the new music superstar.
-Tell me a bit about how your career began.
I had recently completed a dance album that was being considered by Sony, Interscope and Octone records. I was advised to build an audience and I wasn’t motivated to travel around selling my music because I had severe stage fright.
I absolutely loved writing and recording but wasn’t inspired to perform. I pushed

Ever Wonder Who Created The Infamous McDonald’s ‘I’m Lovin’ It’ Jingle? We Would Have Never Guessed!

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(PCM) For many years it has been speculated with pop superstar Justin Timberlake was the artist behind the infamous and delightfully catchy McDonald’s advertising jingle “I’m Lovin’ It”, after all he is the one who sings that delicious ear worm. How can you hear “bada-ba-ba-ba, I’m lovin’ it” and not start craving a juicy hamburger and fries?

We were completely surprised to learn that none other than rapper Pusha T is the true musical genius …

Sharon Lia’s Timeless Music Inspires Us To Remember: “Every Single One Of Us Matters!”

Sharon Lia is an inspiring example of how despite major difficulties in our lives we can take our passion and come out even stronger on the other side.

Lia’s latest work, The Sum of Us is a timely new song about resilience and unity. She explains that it is about “the conflict within ourselves, the tragedy of giving up, the victory of rising when we fall, the symphony of realizing our potential, and the philosophy …

Why An Anonymous Letter Left Frank Sinatra On The FBI Watch List

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(PCM) Any follower of pop culture history will know that Frank Sinatra, our loving Ol’ Blue Eyes, definitely had his fare share of run-ins with the law. Sinatra was a true icon in the music industry and beloved by his millions of fans, however he was most certainly  involved in some illicit activities with some rather shady individuals.

The FBI has an entire file dedicated to Frank Sinatra which the majority of …

Celebrity Spotlight:  Halston Dare

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Halston Dare is an up and coming singer who is on her way to becoming the next big thing. She has the talent, the look and the drive to join the ranks of greats like Christina Aguilera, Tina Turner and Cher. Herr latest single Replace You was just released and already has people buzzing. 

In a recent interview with TVGrapevine, the young singer teased that the song is something she is looking forward …

Celebrity Spotlight: Jesse Eplan

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Jesse Eplan opens up to TVGrapevine about his life and career so far.

Tell me a bit about how your career began and some of your proudest accomplishments so far?

My career began by learning how to play guitar and drums.  I love classic rock so I learned all the covers and began  doing live performances at 9 years old.  I was in a band doing charity events playing drums, guitar piano and

Celebrity Spotlight: George Marriner Maull

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George Marriner Maull is an incredible, talented man whose music is calming, familiar and perfect for these uncertain times. The Emmy nominated composer founded The Discovery Orchestra and has huge plans for a virtual show April 29th called Discover The Firebird.

In a recent interview with TVGrapevine, George said that this special is his way ofng times. He thinks that it is important for people to come together and thinks that music is …

New Kimmy Schmidt Special Coming to Netflix

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Kimmy Schmidt is BACK!  The fun, unbreakable survivor turned author has a new special coming out May 12th.

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy vs. the Reverend promises more fun and excitement than ever before. Check out more information below.
Kimmy Schmidt (Ellie Kemper) sets off on her biggest adventure yet. Three states! Explosions! A dancing hamburger! And you, the viewer, get to decide how the story goes. Will you foil the Reverend’s

Sammi’s Favorite Things: One of Them Girls by Lee Brice

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Yesterday country singer Lee Brice released his powerful new single called One of Them Girls, which can currently be purchased and heard online. The song has a double meaning that was inspired by Lee being with his family during Father’s Day last year. The song is about the girl we all want to love us, but it also plays homage to first responders via the song’s music video.

The song is one that …

Modern Family Star Covers Bret Michaels Song

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“Modern Family” star Eric Stonestreet surprised rocker, philanthropist and entrepreneur Bret Michaels with a belated birthday gift in a new, just-released video.
Stonestreet, who plays Cameron Tucker on the long-running hit series, unleashed his inner rock star as a tribute to Michaels, who turned 57 on March 15th. In the video, the sitcom star showcases some serious skills, playing drums along to Michaels’ iconic chart-topper ‘Every Rose Has its Thorn. Stonestreet was inspired