#Musical Monday Review #3: Shrek the Musical

Overview: Shrek is an ogre that just wants to live alone in his swamp. Lord Farquaad, is lord of Duloc and wants to be King, but in order to do so he needs to marry a princess. He also has issues with people who are different than him, and sends all the fairytale creatures toContinue reading “#Musical Monday Review #3: Shrek the Musical”

Julie Andrews vs. Carrie Underwood vs. Lady Gaga

Yesterday I reviewed “The Sound of Music” and while I enjoyed writing the review, sorry it was so long, I felt it was incomplete. Not that long ago Carrie Underwood reprised the role of Maria and critics ripped her apart, but Lady Gaga steps up to the plate to do a medley and everyone lovesContinue reading “Julie Andrews vs. Carrie Underwood vs. Lady Gaga”

#Musical Monday Review #2: The Sound of Music

Overview: This musical takes place early on in World War II Austria, before the Nazis invaded. Maria is a nun-in-training, but doesn’t quite fit in with the others. She is more free spirited, but not lacking faith. Mother Superior, deciders to send her off to the von Trapp family as a nanny for seven children.Continue reading “#Musical Monday Review #2: The Sound of Music”

List of Musicals Up for Review

A couple of days ago, I decided to branch out and also write some music reviews, but like an idiot, I did not not give a list of what I plan on reviewing before I asked for suggestions. So here is a list of those I do plan on reviewing, and if there are moreContinue reading “List of Musicals Up for Review”

#Music Monday Review 1: “7 Brides for 7 Brothers”

Overview: Seven brothers living together in what appears to be a two room cabin up in the mountains of Oregon around 1850. The Eldest, Adam, sets off to town for some supplies and to get married. After their parents passed, it had only been the seven of them and they were in need of aContinue reading “#Music Monday Review 1: “7 Brides for 7 Brothers””

Branching Out Reviews

While I’m writing if I’m not listening to music, I tend to watching movies. Specifically musicals. I think musicals get the crappy end of the stick for some reason. It’s insane that they don’t always get the love they deserve. I don’t know why but a lot of people just don’t care for them. WhenContinue reading “Branching Out Reviews”

Songs with Hidden Meanings?

OK, I have only heard three of the eight songs on this list and question what type of person got rape out of two of them. The first one, “Blurred Lines” made big headlines when it came out because of it’s content. It really does nothing to hide what it is trying to say, butContinue reading “Songs with Hidden Meanings?”

Music Remakes- Give a listen and tell me what you think

Ok, I am one of those that usually hate music remakes because there is just something wrong with great songs performed by different artists in different ways. Here lately I have found myself changing my opinion due to the soundtrack of Grey’s Anatomy. The musical episode aside (though if you haven’t checked it out youContinue reading “Music Remakes- Give a listen and tell me what you think”