Category: Period Music

How Specific Do You We Need To Get? Can you envision a time when we look fondly back on the early 2010s and sigh as we listen to an ear piercing Dubstep track? Or perhaps the question should be, what style of music would best define this era? As we progress and diverge as a society with music becoming as equally diverse by preference, the media we choose to consume and lifestyle choices, is there…

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What Exactly Is Folk Music Today When you think of Folk music you might call to mind images of a 1960’s coffee house with a small stage crowded with turtle neck-dressed musicians wailing about the woes of the world. Bands like The Kingston Trio, The New Christy Minstrels, Peter, Paul & Mary or The Seekers were household names and even charted with some hit songs. We at CSS Royalty Free Music have a warm place…

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When Silence Is Golden…and When It’s A Clear Miss In a previous blog we mentioned the brilliance of The French Connection and Director William Friedkin’s excellent use of sound design to underscore a chase scene. And another film of that era, Francis Ford Coppola’s The Conversation utilized music sparingly to heighten the story’s tension. But one that could have been seriously enhanced with music was Al Pacino (first starring role) in Panic In Needle Park.…

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He “Loved A Piano” and We Do Too! It was 1915 when the incredibly prolific songwriter Irving Berlin penned “I Love A Piano” for the musical comedy, Stop Look Listen. Berlin was 27 years old and “Piano” was just one of the estimated 1,500 songs Berlin would write during his 100 years on earth. Gaby Deslys sang “I Love A Piano” in the show as a tribute to this “grand” instrument; we at CSS Music…

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