What are your favourite music genre's.

I'm into Classical - mainly Brahms, Mozard, Beethoven and Bach.

I like 60's and 70's rock too - Neil Young, The Rolling Stones, Buffalo Springfield.

I have recently got into Jazz 30's-60's - Charles Mingus, Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Lennie Tristano, John Coltrane.

I love Italian music too, give this a try:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m0uSR5b-p_U

I don't own a record player but I would love to and collect vinyl albums, how about you guys.

Tags: 50's, bach, classical, jazz, music

Views: 120

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

I also enjoy Classical, primarily baroque compositions for the clavichord, lute, and guitar. I find it good background for reading and studying.

A few years ago I did get into jazz as well. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=__OSyznVDOY

Mingus rocks, and this is one of my favorite tracks.

I'm pretty ecclectic. Pretty much, if it's catchy enough to get stuck in my head, it goes on my ipod. That being said, i've got a lot of tchaikovsky and strauss (I love his viennese extravagance), tons of punk rock, select metal bands (AC/DC, Metallica, Rob Zombie, anything by Rammstein), a lot of new orleans jazz/zydeco (John Mooney being my favorite), and a growing amount of 20's-30's standards, shoulder to shoulder with ZZ Top, Foghat, Eric Burden, Santana, and any form of Clapton. Really, the only thing i don't care for is modern country music, and i keep my picks older country/western off my ipod. Think Willy Nelson, Hank Williams Sr, a bit of David Allen Coe (he gets really raw though.)

Classical- Beethoven, Vivaldi and Wagner are among my favorites

Metal- Sabaton is my all time favorite band, they sing about war and history. As a history buff and a metal fan, I can't help but love it.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=epeQwq-aYV0

 Manowar, Amon Amarath and Ex Deo are pretty awesome as well. Great to work out to.

Classic Rock- Bruce Springsteen (I'm from New Jersey, so its pretty much a requirement), Billy Joel, The Rolling Stones, etc. None of that ever gets old.

I have a varied taste in music as well.

Ranging from classical to heavy metal, including country, pop, celtic, rock, movie soundtracks, ... Like Nate already stated: if it's catchy enough to my liking, I buy it, no matter the genre. Only thing I don't like is modern "R&B", rap, and all that electronic "dance" music. Far to ridiculous for my taste, like the subcultures attached to it.

Am a big Manowar fan, despite far from looking like a metalhead. Currently trying to better introduced to early rythm and blues, soul and jazz. Think Etta James, The Ink Spots, Billie Holiday, etc. I'm looking for  easy listening music of the 40's-50's, to enjoy in the background while at home or while having a drink. So I'm definately open for suggestions, if you would be so kind!

RSS

Latest Activity

Will replied to Neil's discussion Things to do for guy's night out?
"My guy's nights out are always to a pizza buffet with an arcade-game room.  I should point out that the other guys involved are 4 and 6.  I bring a book and let them play. What's more applicable:   poker lounging by a…"
15 minutes ago
Rick Shelton commented on Josh Allen's photo
Thumbnail

My O.D.T Collection (2014)

"Got it Josh, thanks."
21 minutes ago
Penelope posted photos
1 hour ago
Penelope posted an album

French Cannon

This cannon was forged in France in 1754. It is now in the Presidio in San Francisco, near the old hospital, across the street from the YMCA parking lot.
1 hour ago
Daniel Rodriguez posted a photo
1 hour ago
Josh Allen commented on Josh Allen's photo
1 hour ago
Carl Monster replied to John Moser's discussion Talking To and About Women
"*taking notes"
1 hour ago
Penelope replied to John Moser's discussion Talking To and About Women
"Strange to have trouble coming up with a good noun to use.  You don't need much besides "girl" "lady" and "woman," plus the female forms for some occupations, like "congresswoman" or…"
1 hour ago

© 2014   Created by Brett McKay.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service