From Hinder’s official bio: Hinder’s certainly had quite the ride to arrive at this point in their careers. Their 2005 debut album, Extreme Behavior, sold over three-million copies in the U.S., while its breakthrough single “Lips of an Angel” hit #1 on the Billboard Pop Chart. Their follow-up in 2008, Take it to the Limit, surpassed Gold status after debuting ... Read More »

MisterWives “Our Own House” | Album Review


Guest Review By: McCall Cox From the opening, distant vocals of the front woman of MisterWives to the quick crescendo of full brass and band, I was hooked within the first minute of MisterWives’s debut album. The twelve-song album opens with the title track it’s named for, “Our Own House”. This first song opens with the vocals of front woman ... Read More »

Why Is Music Important in Movies?

Oscars host Neil Patrick Harris

Imagine your favorite movie without that one musical moment.  Would it still the same?  Maybe for some, but for most people the music in movies is everything.  Think of the famous instrumental theme to “Star Wars”.  That movie wouldn’t have been as exciting and memorable like it is today without it.  Many people refer to Star Wars just by that ... Read More »

Top 5 Kurt Cobain/Nirvana Moments

Kurt Cobain

Twenty-two years ago, with a suicide note and a shotgun by his side, Kurt Cobain’s dead body was found in his Seattle home.  By the age of 27 Kurt had already made history, whether he truly understood that or not. Today the rock star legend would have turned 48.  In honor of Kurt and his music with Nirvana, here are ... Read More »

Top 10 National Anthems from the Super Bowl

Super Bowl

Many singers feel that The National Anthem is a nerve wracking song to sing.  Although this much is true, each year another big name takes the field at the Super Bowl performing the “Star Spangled Banner.”  Here are the Top 10 National Anthems performances from the Super Bowl.     10. Coming in the tenth spot is another American Idol ... Read More »

Top 10 Halftime Shows at the Super Bowl

Prince Super Bowl Halftime 2007

The Super Bowl halftime show is my favorite part of the event and one of the greatest performance opportunities for musicians to get their name out there and surprise the audience with special guests.  During this time in the show, the artist can get over  100 million viewers– usually ending up with a boost in record sales due to the great ... Read More »



Z100 New York’s Jingle Ball 2014, Presented by Goldfish Puffs Rings in the Season with Star-Studded Annual Holiday Concert Official Press release excerpt: Top recording artists, Gwen Stefani, Taylor Swift, Maroon 5, Ariana Grande, Sam Smith, Iggy Azalea, Pharrell, 5 Seconds of Summer, Calvin Harris, OneRepublic, Jessie J, Meghan Trainor, Charlie XCX, Shawn Mendes, Rita Ora, and Rixton in All-Star Lineup ... Read More »

Q102 Jingle Ball Live Photo Gallery

Iheartradio Jingle Ball

What a wild night. From red carpet to live performances, Q102 Jingle Ball was a night to remember and Broken Records Magazine was lucky enough to capture the evening. (Update: 12/13/14 2:50pm) New photos of Ariana Grande, Iggy Azalea, Jessie J and Sam Smith have been uploaded.   Meghan Trainor Read More »