MTV Returning to Musical Roots

29th April 2016 No comments

When MTV launched in 1981 it revolutionized both television and music. By providing a visual outlet for what had previously only been an auditory form of expression, MTV became wildly influential and changed the way artists released music, how fans consumed it, and how industry-folk promoted it. Artists such as Madonna, Nirvana, Whitney Houston, and Michael Jackson were […]

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Artists We Love: Marcio Novelli

26th February 2016 No comments

Last week singer-songwriter Marcio Novelli released a video for track “Remember Love”. Filmed last March just after the birth of his second child, Novelli describes the song as “a reflection of the evolution of affection and how it grows and changes over time from obsession and infatuation into something much deeper and more meaningful. Despite […]

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Happy Weekend!

29th November 2014 No comments

While Americans are trying to recover from too much food this past Thursday and perhaps too much shopping yesterday, elsewhere music is dominating people’s lives (as it should). In Hong Kong it’s time once again for Clockenflap; Hong Kong’s top music and arts festival! While Clockenflap always has a stellar lineup, this year seems to […]

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Meanwhile on the vt…

14th July 2014 1 comment

Lots of great music on our partner site, the vt blog recently! There was a track from Stone and Space which they described as a “Bollywood remix.” The duo used a Bollywood film dance number and perfectly synced their track to match it-great stuff! The vt has also featured videos from our beloved Emily Danger, […]

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More Exciting News!

13th June 2014 1 comment

You may have seen our recent post about all of the excitement happening behind the scenes here at Thirty Roses HQ. You may also recall us mentioning more news to come….well, here’s some more news: We’re going to be working with the vt blog to bring you as much new music as possible! We don’t […]

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Happy Birthday, MTV

1st August 2013 2 comments

On this day 32 years ago MTV was born. Of course, they’ve long since lost sight of their roots and have gone on to bite the hands that fed them for years, but that’s neither here nor there. Happy birthday, MTV. Video may have killed the radio star, but sadly the video channel killed itself.

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Happy birthday…..

9th June 2013 No comments

Apologies for the lack of ‘Happy Weekend,’ everyone. In celebration of Radiohead’s Hail to the Thief being 10 years old (yes, 10 years old!) let’s kick off the new week with an amazing rendition of ‘There, There’ from Later With Jools Holland. Have a great week! XO~

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Happy Weekend!

25th May 2013 No comments

Happy Memorial Day weekend, everyone! I always say that I’m not a huge fan of country music, but I LOVE Johnny Cash. Johnny Cash is not a country artist; Johnny Cash is Johnny Cash. He has always transcended any and all musical boundaries and gave the impression, at least to me, that he knew everything […]

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Snowed Under

5th March 2013 2 comments

Given the alleged blizzard those of us in Chicago and elsewhere in the midwest are going to be on the receiving end of, this song seemed appropriate. Oh yes, and I’m in the video 🙂 #bonus Happy Snow Day!

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