U of Music’s 35 Greatest Rock Covers Of All Time

U of Music’s Greatest Rock Covers Of All Time Keep in mind this list does not include Blues covers like the Allman Brothers version of Statesboro Blues, we ... Read More

U of Music Band Facts – Find Out How These Bands Got Their Names

Blind Melon - Bass player Brad Smith's father used this term to refer to some hippies who lived in a commune near his house. Pink Floyd - Syd Barrett joined ... Read More

Bon Iver – Re: Stacks- This is Pouring Rain

Re: Stacks - Bon Iver

Bon Iver, the indie acoustic project of singer/songwriter Justin Vernon, was formed in 2007. The name is taken from the French phrase "bon hiver," meaning good ... Read More

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American Folk Music – Part 2

Red Clay Halo - Gillian Welch

By the mid to late 1970s, American Folk music had fallen victim to aspects of its inherent make up. Musicians, armed with acoustic guitars, looked for a piece ... Read More

U of Music’s Top 20 Contemporary Acoustic Based Artists or Bands

1. Ryan Adams 2. Beck 3. Ray LaMontagne 4. Avett Brothers 5. Gregory Alan Isakov 6. Sun Kil Moon 7. Gillian Welch 8. Patty Griffin 9. Bon Iver 10. ... Read More