Photo by Andrew Wigdor / Sidelines Archive There’s a certain type of sound that best accompanies the coldest nights of the winter months. Since many tend to find themselves curling under blankets for warmth, it seems preferred that the music we choose to accompany us reflects the frigid atmosphere that we attempt to shield ourselves …

Photo courtesy of Third Man Records On Wednesday, Jack White gave listeners a taste of things to come with the release of two singles, “Connected By Love” and “Respect Commander,” which will be featured on his upcoming album, “Boarding House Reach” through Third Man Records. The Nashville musical icon’s two songs mark a significant departure …

Photo from Bonnaroo.com On Tuesday, Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival announced their much-anticipated lineup for 2018. The festival’s 17th annual celebration will be held from June 7-10 in Manchester, Tennessee and features headliners of Eminem, The Killers, and Muse. Some other notable acts out of more than 150 that will be performing at the summer …

Photo by Hayden Goodridge / MTSU Sidelines Music releases this year were defined not only by their freshness and ingenuity, but also the social context they were released in as listeners sought large-scale meaning and guidance from their musical icons. Whether these tracks got played at full volume in the car with friends or were listened …

Elvis Presley Christmas

Photo from Sidelines Archive Whether you’re frosting cookies or opening up presents, holiday traditions always seem to invite music to be played alongside the making of festive memories. Here’s a list of the best classic holiday songs that will complement your holiday activities. 10) Chuck Berry – “Run Rudolph Run” While many Christmas standards have …

Photo by Hayden Goodridge / MTSU Sidelines Kamasi Washington is one of the greatest forces in contemporary jazz music. In 2015, the saxophonist released a massive album titled “The Epic,” which spanned three hours and featured a personnel of over 30 musicians. This year, he released a more succinct, but no less powerful EP titled …