Entertainment

Spencer’s Top 25 Songs of 2011 (Part 1)

Posted January 18, 2012 by Recultured Team

2011 was a wonderful year for music. Great new bands were formed, established favourites released brilliant new albums, and some songs came out of nowhere to blow people away. The high quality of music released meant that coming up with a list of favourite songs was not an easy task.

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Entertainment

The 54th Annual Grammy Awards

Posted February 12, 2012 by Recultured Team

Didn’t get a chance to tune in to the Grammys? Here’s a quick recap on what went down that night.

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Music

Learning Guitar on YouTube

Posted December 7, 2011 by Recultured Team

Whenever I was asked where I took my guitar lessons, I would always say “YouTube!”. I haven taken a few beginners lessons with the AMS mini school before, but for most of the time when I wanted to learn a song or a particular technique, I would always search for tutorial videos on YouTube. They’re […]

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Concerts

Concert Review: Florence + the Machine Album Release Livestream

Posted November 2, 2011 by Recultured Team

You know an artist has succeeded when they make someone sitting at home in Canada feel as if they have been transported thousands of miles to a venue in London. This show was absolutely amazing and has made me incredibly excited for the inevitable North American tour that will likely pop up in the first half of 2012.

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Music

Can Kelly Clarkson Regain Title as Bestselling “Idol” with the Release of “Stronger”?

Posted November 28, 2011 by Recultured Team

Indeed, for those who don’t know, original “American Idol” winner Kelly Clarkson isn’t the bestselling “Idol” alumni of all time. Although her name has become synonymous with the “Idol” franchise ever since she won the title way back in 2002, she hasn’t claimed the top spot since 2008. But can Clarkson close the gap and capture the coveted spot of bestselling “Idol” with the release of her fifth album “Stronger”?

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