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Music by Magpie • Julia Michaels the Girl Power of Pop Music

August 23, 2017
Music by Magpie • Julia Michaels the Girl Power of Pop Music

Although I may not put pop at the top of my favourite genre list… I’d be a Big Liar if I didn’t admit the truth,  I’m NOT sorry that I love catchy pop music tunes and that I can relate to the lyrics that are so fun to sing along to! I first noticed Julia Michaels when her first single , “Issues” appeared on my iTunes hot tracks list, it basically sky rocketed to number 11 on the Billboard hot 100 in the US soon after its release earlier this year and peaked at number 10 in the UK. Issues…

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Music by Magpie • I LOVE Live Music

February 28, 2017
Magpie loves live music

Ok you’ve got me, Magpie loves all music though it must be said there really is something special about live music. Whether it’s a guy with a guitar playing covers in the corner of a local bar or an International band playing to a sold out football stadium, the magic of a live performance gives me goose bumps. Bloemfontein isn’t exactly the epicentre of the SA music scene, granted a lot of Afrikaans artists do perform here, but we all know that that isn’t really my cup of tea so I sometimes feel that we miss out on the good…

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