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One Direction Songs And Their Musical Cousins

From sampling Queen to emulating similar guitar riffs from The Clash and The Who, it's safe to say that inspiration for many One Direction songs come from several rockstars that took the stage before quintet.

Posted on November 18, 2014 at 4:00 pm

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Musical Prozac: Arctic Monkeys, Frank Ocean and More

Here are some tunes that will help you to power through what is (hopefully!) the last of the dog days of winter.

Posted on March 13, 2014 at 12:40 pm


Music For Your Spring Break Staycation

March is approaching which means this infernal, unending winter is almost over (I hope). March is also the time when most youths get a week off school and can jet to exotic locals that contain beaches and/or a lot of alcohol. But even if you’re not luckily enough to spend a week getting alcohol poisoning […]

Posted on February 26, 2013 at 1:51 pm


One Direction respond to claims they copied The Clash

After being accused of copying a riff from The Clash in their new single “Live While We’re Young”, One Direction has admitted that it was “on purpose.” Having recently released the lead single off their second album “Take Me Home”, fans of The Clash have sparked several comments claiming that the group has ripped off […]

Posted on September 29, 2012 at 2:24 pm


Five pop songs that sound like others: One Direction, L ...

With all the songs floating around these days, it’s inevitable that a couple of them will sound similar — whether the resemblance is intentional or not. If you’ve noticed any songs that sound alike, we want to know. Share them with us in the comments! One Direction versus The Clash The boy band just released […]

Posted on September 24, 2012 at 1:24 pm