Clearly, rock continues to be performed and consumed in Mexico in different ways and in different contexts that endow it with shifting significance. Today, for example, my nephews and nieces still listen to Nirvana and their ilk; Mexican magazines always feature articles on Oasis, U2, and Beck; 50 year old, suit clad Enrique Guzmn still enthusiastically sings Spanish language covers of songs originally performed by Little Richard and the Beatles; and recently, modern rocker Alejandra Guzmn, daughter of Enrique, performed her own fusion of modern rock and Mexico indigenous cultural history by performing at a replica of a Mayan village. In the many shifts that continue to take place in the performance and consumption of rock music, we see the ongoing renegotiation of the relationship between personal and national identity, tradition, and circumstance through calculated appropriations of foreign and native musical and ideological vocabularies.
It’s that time of the year again. Miley Cyrus, that national treasure, has her birthday on the 23rd and she’s celebrating the only way she knows with a massive blowout. Miley had herself a pretty awesome 21, with a successful album and tour and the most outrageous media presence of any Disney alumn ever..
Cognitive interviewing (CI) provides a method of systematically collecting validity evidence of response processes for questionnaire items. CI involves a range of techniques for prompting individuals to verbalise their responses to items. One such technique is concurrent verbalisation, as developed in Think Aloud Protocol (TAP).
As a pianist I remember more vividly than many things from my youth hearing and seeing some of the great pianists presented here in live concerts. When one talks of an concert by this or that artist, for me that has always included the visual as well as the aural component. To see clips of Horowitz, Rubinstein, and Cortot, for example, is not merely to hear different approaches to the piano and its repertoire, but one could almost speak of three different activities engaged in by these men.
When the owner of XS has been on the stage with the Intel CEO, you know you have hit gold for deep deep info. When the Head of Intel Performance Division/Research comes to a event at XS physical home station, you know they matter. Imagine 9 stacks of 20 i7 chips to play with.
Songs reflect the heart and the soul of an artist and it affect the listeners. This is a song that made the public define a particular emotion it can be joy, sorrow or pain. That song is something that most people have that LSS or last song syndrome or can be an anthem for the whole year round..