Those of us who keep a fairly close eye on social-media trends can't help but notice that a new girl band from Japan has been showing up more and more. And for good reason. They're called Band-Maid, they rock pretty convincingly—and play their own instruments. And they dress as maids!
As part of a wedding band, you learn some valuable lessons, such as it's not always about you. But that's all right. The job is to keep the guests on the dance floor and singing along to every tune. With this set list in hand, everyone will live happily ever after, or at least until the bar runs dry.
Dixon, who—as we've implied above—was born July 1, 1915, was primarily a bassist and singer, but a bassist and singer who happened to write hundreds of incredible, often dark and eerie songs, several of which found their way in the catalogs of the biggest artists of the Sixties, Seventies, Eighties and beyond.
Today we bring you an exclusive playthrough video of “Identity,” featuring August Burns Red guitarist JB Brubaker. The clip, which you can check out below, was filmed—using a Go Pro camera—during the 2015 Vans Warped Tour.
Many people believe that possessing talent alone is enough to guarantee an artist success in the music business. Nothing could be further from the truth. In a perfect world, the best musicians—the best guitarists—would be amply rewarded for their abilities. The music business, however, is far from perfect.