Music from the UK – Whitesnake // Hard Rock

The british band Whitesnake, formed in 1978, are one of the most successful hard rock bands in history. With their song “Here I Go Again”, released on their Saints & Sinners album, they had a #1 hit in the US:

Music from the World – Band Aid // Pop

With their song “Do They Know It’s Christmas (2014)”, the project Band Aid 30 (formed the first time in 1984 by Bob Geldof and Midge Ure for the fight against hunger in Ethiopia) started this proejct a fourth time for the fight against Ebola. The most popular musicians of Band Aid 30 are One Direction, Chris Martin (Coldplay), Sinéad O’Connor, Bono (U2), Robert Plant (Led Zeppelin), Sam Smith, Ellie Goulding, Ed Sheeran, Clean Bandit, Emeli Sandé, Rita Ora and Bastille.

Music from Trinidad and Tobago – Destra Garcia // Soca

Destra Garcia, also known as Destra, is a soca singer from Trinidad and Tobago. Listen to her nice catchy song “Just A Litte Bit”:

Music from Argentina – Todos Tus Muertos // Punk & Reggae

Todos Tus Muertos, formed in 1985, were a punk reggae band from Argentina. In sum, with live albums and greatest hits, they released 9 albums so far. Listen to their nice song “Andate:

Have a listen to their song Adelita too!

 

Music from the UK – Depeche Mode // Electronic

Depeche Mode, formed in 1980, are an english electronic music band. With over 100 million sold records worldwide, they are the most commercially successful electronic band. Have a listen to their song “Never let me down again“:

 

Music from Norway – Madrugada // Alternative rock

Madrugada was a Norwegian alternative rock band from Stokmarknes, formed in 1993. Madrugada is portuguese and spanish and means ‘early morning’. Have a listen to their great single “This old House”:

After discovering this band one month ago, they became one of my favourites this autumn!

Music from the US – Slightly Stoopid // Reggae

Formed in 1995 by the childhood friends Miles Doughty and Kyle McDonald, Slightly Stoopid released 7 albums so far. They band from Ocean Beach, California crew and generated its own musical sytle: “a fusion of folk, rock, reggae and blues with hip-hop, funk, metal and punk”. Have a listen to their great song “Wiseman”: