Harry Broadwell

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Musician Wins $260,000 In Lawsuit Against Ex-Girlfriend Who Sabotaged Career

In the spring of 2014, Eric Abramovitz got the opportunity of a lifetime.<p>He just didn't know it.<p>Abramovitz was the victim of a deception that a Canadian judge called "despicable," as he granted Abramovitz $350,000 Canadian dollars (more than $260,000 U.S.) in damages.<p>Abramovitz is a gifted Canadian …

McGill University

The practice plan for getting good fast

Have you ever thought about why you’re practicing every single day for hours and what you’re actually trying to achieve with all your hard work? To …

Electric Guitar

A Highly Percussive Fingerstyle Acoustic Cover of the Iconic Michael Jackson Song ‘Billie Jean’

Alexandr Misko, the remarkably talented Russian guitarist about whom we’ve previously written, performed a highly percussive, upbeat fingerstyle …

Buttermilk Chess Pie Recipe

"This simple buttermilk custard pie is an American classic."<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups white sugar<p>2 tablespoons all-purpose flour<p>5 eggs<p>2/3 cup buttermilk<p>1/2 …

Your Church is in Danger

<i>This week the blog is sponsored by The Good Book Company. This post was written by Juan Sanchez.</i>There’s never been a more dangerous time for the …

Theology

Maren Morris, Vince Gill choke up during first-ever 'Dear Hate' performance

Maren Morris had been holding onto her song "Dear Hate" since she wrote it in response to the 2015 Charleston church shooting.<p>But it wasn't until a crazed gunman took the lives of 58 people at the Route 91 Festival in Las Vegas in October, where Morris had played the night before, that she decided …

Vintage Vault: 1961 Gibson Hummingbird

<b>While previous Gibson flattops had slope-shouldered designs, the Hummingbird’s square-shouldered profile was<br>closer to that of Martin’s …

Guitar

The 50 Best Jazz Saxophonists Of All Time

There’s no doubt that, if he were alive today, 19th-century Belgian instrument maker Adolphe Sax would be extremely surprised – and pleased, too, no …

Bible Verses About Work

Stay Motivated With These Bible Verses About Work<p>Work can be fulfilling, but it can also be the cause of great frustration. The Bible helps put those …

One Way To Make Sure You’re Preaching a Sermon, Not Leading a Bible Study

I love Bible studies. I love sermons. Both have their place and both can be tremendously beneficial in the life of the church and the spiritual diet …

Closing the Door to Lust, Part One

Closing the Door to Lust, Part One<p>by Charles R. SwindollScriptures: Judges 16<p>Samson was a he-man with a she-weakness. In spite of the fact that he …

DIY Maintenance. How to Make Your Acoustic Guitar Play Better Than Ever

Greg CahillSeptember 8, 2016<p>By Teja Gerken<p>Everyone loves a new guitar, and everyone knows that you can’t have too many. But let’s face it: even …

Willie Nelson Shares ‘He Won't Ever Be Gone’ Tribute To Merle Haggard Video

On April 28, one day before his 84th birthday, Willie Nelson will issue his new album <i>God’s Problem Child</i>. The outlaw country legend has posted …

What We Lost When We Lost Our Hymnals

I don’t think we should go back to using hymnals. But I do think there’s value in considering what we lost when, over the course of a relatively …

Lord, Prepare Me to End Well

For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to …

What type of hymns did early Christians sing?

<i>The Hymnal of the Continuing Church of God Consists Mainly of Psalms and Biblical Passages Set to Music</i><p>Having attended both Roman Catholic and …

Halloween music 2016: 5 haunting classical music pieces that channel horror vibes

When modern musicians attempt horror music, it often falls in one of two categories — the indefensibly violent or the epically cheesy. There's almost …

Jack Chick, the Creator Of Bigoted Yet Weirdly Enjoyable Evangelical Comic Books, Has Died

Chick Productions announced Monday that their founder Jack Chick has died at 92, which is big news for anyone who’s ever been fascinated, horrified, …

‘Don’t Stop Believin’: Journey keyboardist shares his path to faith in first Christian album

He planned to be a priest, but married a preacher instead.<p>Jonathan Cain, best known as the keyboardist for the rock band Journey and the composer and lyricist behind the iconic hit “Don’t Stop Believin’,” has had many ups and downs with faith, but has recently rediscovered his Christian roots and …

F-35 fighters combat ready, Air Force says

<b>(CNN) —</b> The U.S. Air Force says the most expensive weapons system in its history is ready for combat.<p>The service said Tuesday that its version of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, the F-35A Lightning, has reached IOC (Initial Operating Capability), meaning that it is developed enough and has passed …

Shostakovich's symphony played by a starving orchestra

<b>In the summer of 1942, Leningrad was starving. It had been under siege and bombardment by German forces for nearly a year. And yet an orchestra managed to perform a new symphony by the composer Dmitri Shostakovich, and broadcast it across the city.</b><p>When conductor Karl Eliasberg received instructions …

War music: the humanity, heroism and propaganda behind Shostakovich’s Symphony No 7

When Shostakovich played the first two movements of his <i>Seventh Symphony</i> to his friends in the besieged city of Leningrad in the summer of 1941, his performance was interrupted by a German bombardment. As the air-raid sirens began to blare after he had finished playing the gigantic first movement – …

Flute

Learn To Play: Riffs In The Key Of Chet Atkins

Before EVH, before Hendrix and even before the Beatles, Chet Atkins stood as one of the world's most influential guitarists with a playing style all …

6 Ways Europe’s Best Doctors Tried to Cure Beethoven’s Deafness

In November 1792, at the age of 21, Beethoven moved from his hometown of Bonn to the Austrian capital of Vienna to begin studying music under the …

Medicine

19 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Beethoven

Ludwig van Beethoven was born in December of 1770 in Bonn to parents Johann and Maria, who were excited and scared about the future of their newborn …

Prince Philip

The 10 greatest pieces of classical music

10 pieces of classical music that will 100% change your life<p>15 August 2016, 09:50<p>Hold on to your hats - if you haven’t heard any of these, your life …

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Everyone Should Hear the Two Minutes of Life Advice George Bush & Bill Clinton Just Gave Graduates

Former Presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton were asked Thursday to give a piece of advice to the inaugural graduating class of the Presidential Leadership Scholars program — and their answers shared a common theme: never give up.<p>Bush went first, delivering his advice in two parts.<p>“Don’t watch …

Vintage Worship

I love old hymns. I keep a stack of hymnals on my nightstand, and have an ever-growing collection in my library. I cut my teeth on Charles Wesley and …

Jesus

Dazzling Trumpeter Rolf Smedvig Dies Suddenly

Trumpeter Rolf Smedvig, praised for his beautiful tone and virtuosic style, died Monday afternoon at his home in West Stockbridge, Mass. The cause of death, according to his long-time manager Mark Z. Alpert, was a heart attack. Smedvig was 62.<p>Perhaps best known as one of the founding members of the …

Flute