Category: #SKOPELIFE

BECOME THE BEST ONLINE TUTOR FOR CHILDREN

Not every child needs tutoring but there are those that need a tutor who will help them become successful. The purpose of tutoring is to offer upright assistance to students who are weak in some specific subjects and helping them become the best they could ever be in those subjects. With that said, it takes…

DOES PLAYING A MUSICAL INSTRUMENT MAKE YOU SMARTER?

Learning to play an instrument is one of the most rewarding things anyone can do. Nothing is more gratifying than practicing a piece of music until you have mastered it. You can perform in front of other people, or you could view your music as a private hobby, like reading a book or writing poetry.…

ELEVATE YOUR FESTIVAL EXPERIENCE WITH OXYGEN PLUS

For the millions of individuals who cannot start their day without a tall cup of Joe, an energy shot, shake or supplement, there is a fundamental, all-natural alternative that has been proven to boost energy and increase alertness – oxygen. Studies reveal that fatigue is one of the most common conditions experienced by people worldwide,…

SAVE MONEY BY INSTALLING AQUAOX FILTERS

Bottled water comes in such a variety of presentations from simple and inexpensive varieties to fancy packaging and over the top prices. Did you know that Americans spend over $4 billion every year on bottled water? This equally means there are four billion plastic bottles being discarded or hopefully recycled every year if each bottle…

DRIVE ON THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE LAW IN WASHINGTON

Several states have banned cell phone use and texting while driving. In Washington, all drivers are prohibited from sending texts and calling on their cell phones while driving. Additionally, the state also prohibits novice drivers from using handheld and hands-free cell phones for all novice drivers. Cell Phone Regulation in Washington There are few circumstances…

NEW HELLO KITTY RETAIL STORE IN ORLANDO, FL

Sanrio, the global lifestyle brand best known for beloved pop icon Hello Kitty, and Universal Parks & Resorts have opened the Hello Kitty Shop Featuring Hello Kitty and Friends at Universal Orlando Resort. The Hello Kitty Shop at Universal Studios Florida marks Sanrio’s official retail debut and Hello Kitty’s first appearance at a theme park…

WHAT TO LOOK FOR IN AN IDEAL TENANT

As a property owner, you will at first want to make good returns from your rental units. You invested a lot of money in building your apartments or houses and it is time to get tenants to recoup your money as well as get profit. The last thing you want is to end up with…

HOW TO CREATE, MAKE, PLAY, AND PERFORM MUSIC ABLETON LIVE

Ableton Live is a Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) and a software music sequencer that is good at producing music. It is also very much useful when playing live music. Therefore, with the people’s desire to make music or listen to someone else’s music, every music producer out there should be familiar with Ableton Live. Fortunately,…

4 PROS WHO GIVE YOUR RECORD A CLASSY TOUCH

Recording an album takes a lot more than just talented musicians. There is an invisible army of professionals working behind the scenes polishing and perfecting every track. They may not be as famous as the stars they record with, but their work is indispensable. Here are four of the essential professionals who make every record…

SKOPE GIVEAWAY: PHIL COLLINS VINYL

Warner Music are celebrating Phil Collins’ solo career all through 2016 with the ‘Take A Look At Me Now’ retrospective campaign. During the year, the label are releasing deluxe, expanded, and remastered editions of all Collins’ storied solo albums. Each release includes a remastered version of the original album on audiophile vinyl, and expanded 2-CD…

6 MUSIC EVENTS YOU SHOULD CONSIDER THIS YEAR

Music is probably the most popular thing in the world. It is the one thing that bonds every culture. You may not understand someone else’s language but you can definitely listen to their music and understand exactly where they are coming from. One of the best facets of music is experiencing it live and one…

DANNY HOWARD ‘SPRING BREAK MIAMI’ BBC DOCUMENTARY

Following on from the infamous Miami Music Week, DJ, producer and international tastemaker Danny Howard unveils why Miami is crowned the #1 destination for Spring Break year on year. In this twelve-minute documentary for the BBC, Danny highlights everything that Miami has to offer whilst interviewing some of the biggest DJs on the planet. With…

MISTAKES YOU TEND TO MAKE WHILE PURCHASING DIAMONDS

Diamonds never lose their charm. However, when you buy a diamond, be sure of the quality. You could visit a traditional gemstone jeweler and check out diamonds in various shapes, sizes and qualities for definitely, more confident and informed purchase online. You get a massive price benefit online. Often some people would choose a local…

WHO SHOULD CONSIDER PURSUING HOSPITALITY STUDIES?

If you are the kind of person that has a passion that is geared towards customer satisfaction and enjoyment, then you should consider a career in the hospitality industry. You can study the different divisions of hospitality. The most common include hotel management, recreation, food services and other forms of entertainment. There are so many…

TROUBLE MAKING IT THROUGH REHAB? ADD MUSIC TO THE MIX!

Behavioral addictions, chemical addictions, and psychological addictions, once they’ve reached a certain point, may lead you to seek some sort of rehab facility in order to combat them. But even with as much professional and personal help as you can get, sometimes the answer to the riddle comes in more tangential forms. And one form…

HOW TO KEEP YOUR MUSIC EQUIPMENT SAFE

Traveling with musical equipment, even to a local show, can be a horrifying experience. There are countless tales from practicing musicians of destroyed treasures, broken bank accounts, utter heartbreak and full-on legal battles because of improperly secured musical equipment. While it can be impossible to stop a thief or a reckless employee, there are still…

DOES PLAYING MUSIC INCREASE OVERALL HEALTH?

Historically, music has been used for everything from funeral rituals to tribal celebrations. In popular culture, music is used to send out important messages focusing on today’s hot topics. Personally, individuals may use music to help them study, for working out, or for partying with friends. However, the latest research proves that music can do…

HOW DAILY MOTIVATIONAL QUOTES CAN HELP YOU

Motivational quotes are among the factors that many people attribute to their success. Taking a look at motivational readings each day boosts motivation levels significantly and helps you achieve your goals. A motivational quote is a great way to jumpstart your day, especially when you have been feeling overwhelmed, tired or lacking a sense of…

OVER EZ: ULTIMATE HANGOVER CURE

Today, Over EZ announces its new all natural supplement designed to eliminate the awful side effects of drinking alcohol, the hangover. The ingredients in Over EZ were designed to promote a healthy balance within the body using herbal ingredients such as chicory root, milk thistle, amla extract, Chinese Date extract, grape extract, B vitamins, Zinc…

MISS AMERICA ORGANIZATION ANNOUNCES THE SECOND ANNUAL “MISS AMERICA SERVES” NATIONAL DAY OF SERVICE

Reigning Miss America Betty Cantrell and Miss America contestants from across the country will participate in the second annual national day of volunteer service, “Miss America Serves,” on Saturday, April 16, 2016. State and local contestants will join forces with family, friends and volunteers for a day of community service to raise funds for Children’s…

ARTISTS MUSIC HAS STRONG CONNECTION WITH NATURE

It is rare that musicians find their inspiration from the world that surrounds them everyday. But upcoming singer / songwriter Daniel Gray has managed to incorporate his love for what God gave us into his music. He grew up listening to the vinyl collection that his father played every chance he had. The sounds of…

WHY UKRANIAN WOMEN PREFER OLDER AMERICAN MEN

Ukrainian women are among some of the most beautiful in the world. And unlike women from other cultures, many of them are actively seeking love abroad as opposed to at home. With a shortage of eligible bachelors in their own country and a draw towards the chivalry of the western man, many of these young…

THREE WAYS TO ENJOY SOME PIANO MUSIC TODAY

Piano music can be very relaxing and it can also be very uplifting. While there probably aren’t a ton of options out there when it comes to a desire to listen to this particular music, it is possible, whether you want to hear it live or recorded. You just need to know where to look.…

5 TIPS FOR MUSIC MARKETING SUCCESS

The music industry has changed drastically over even the past half-decade or so, which is why it’s more important than ever to use marketing wisely. The wrong attention in the wrong direction, or the wrong effort the wrong way, and you’ll be wasting time, energy, money, and even the window of opportunity for your musical…

DANCE MOVES THAT WILL IMPRESS ANYONE

Dancing is not everyone’s forte. In fact, we wish more people would realize this. However, there is hope for everybody. You don’t have to accept that you have two left feet. We are going to show you some ‘cheats’ to impress people with. Whether you are a guy or a girl, this article has something…

DISRUPTING THE ART-SHOW INDUSTRY

This spring, a new kind of art show is coming to Miami. From May 14 – May 30, the Dori Gilinski Gallery will hold a pop-up exhibition aimed at disrupting the gallery industry. The “art world” is by nature elitist. The prices are prohibitive, the language is esoteric, and the fairs are less about the…

CANDY O’ TERRY: AN EXCEPTIONAL WOMAN WITH A BIG HEART

When it comes to women making strides in the entertainment industry with honor and integrity no one stands out like the talented Candy O’ Terry, this year’s recipient of the Massachusetts Broadcasters Association’s Broadcaster of the Year award. Candy has been part of the radio scene for over 25 years and has shed her light…

ESSENTIAL TRAVEL TIPS FROM EXPERIENCED TRAVELERS

Travel can be fun and interesting if you know the right ways of planning and executing it. When you are traveling to some unknown places in the world, you discover many things throughout your journey. Here are some essential tips extracted from the experience of the travelers: Accumulate Extra Money: It is important to carry…

ALOE BLACC X ZEDD CELEBRATE M&M’S 75th

M&M’S® Milk Chocolate Candies are the people’s chocolate. Since March 3, 1941, it is the fans who have made M&M’S the most popular chocolate candies on earth. To celebrate their anniversary, M&M’S is bringing the celebration to their fans – all year long. “For 75 years, our fans have made M&M’S the iconic and beloved…

ADD A LUXURIOUS TOUCH WITH EXCLUSIVE LEATHER SOFAS

Sofas add a whole new dimension to your living room décor. Sofas are most commonly used in your living room and they add a touch of class and an element of style to the overall home décor. They come in a plethora of styles and shapes. You could choose a sofa set complementing your home…

PRESIDENT OBAMA AND FIRST LADY MICHELLE OBAMA TO SPEAK AT SXSW 2016

South by Southwest® (SXSW®) is honored to announce President Barack Obama will appear as part of a Keynote Conversation at SXSW Interactive on Friday, March 11 and First Lady Michelle Obama will be the opening Keynote at SXSW Music on Wednesday, March 16. This marks the first time in the 30-year history of SXSW that…

THE HEALING POWER OF MUSIC

Music literally has power over human emotions. Have you ever listened to a song that made you happy, sad, think, cry, dance, or just made you want to sit and listen as close as you could? If so, you’ve felt the emotional power of music. It is music’s emotional power over people and their emotions…

ROLLING FOR GOOD TIMES: TOP 5 ROLLING PAPERS

What’s the best rolling paper around? That’s like asking if a bong or vaporizer is better. Sure, each has its own pros and cons, but ultimately, it’s all about personal preference. With that said, good and bad papers still exist and you definitely don’t want to ruin a good roll with crappy papers. From beginner…

ORGANIZATION TIPS FOR YOUR FIRST TIME ABROAD

Your first trip abroad is always an exciting event, but the importance of it can also make for a lot of nerves. Luckily, there are some great ways of organizing before your trip so you can have the most enjoyment without any worries. Follow these top tips to have the best trip possible and to…

HOW INTERVENTION HELPS REDUCE DRUG ABUSE

If you are faced with a drug addiction problem, or you know someone who is chained to the habit, then intervention might be the best course of treatment. Intervention motivates addicts to seek drug abuse or alcohol addiction challenges. Even if you have a compulsive eating problem or other addictive behaviours, then intervention might be…

CLASSROOM MAJORS BROTHERS ARE ABOUT TO BLOW UP

Classroom Majors consist of 3 blood brothers who are living under one roof, well at least for the moment! Being raised by a single mother, music seemed to be the other parent, especially Gospel. Kash, Noez and Astro were born in Nashville Tennessee but relocated to Atlanta in 1999. Each brother has their unique musical…

GROOVING TO THE HOUSE BEATS

One of the most popular of the electronic-music genre, house music owes its genesis to Chicago in the 1980s. Marked by repetitive rhythms on the 4/4 beats, House shares similarities with disco music and over the years have produced various split segments such as ambient house, eurodance, tech house etc. The contemporary version of the…

EMMANUEL JAL LAUNCHES JAL GUA @ WHOLE FOODS

Jal Gua, a super-food developed by former child soldier and international hip hop artist and activist Emmanuel Jal, is now available at selected Whole Foods Market locations. Jal Gua is an African inspired product that provides 140% iron and many other essential vitamins and nutrients. Jal Gua is currently sold at selected Foodland and Sobeys…

THE GRAMMY AWARDS: WHOSE SONG IS IT ANYWAY?

Millions will tune into the 58th annual Grammy Awards. One of the songs nominated for Record of the year – “Uptown Funk” by Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars – has already had to resolve a threated copyright infringement case by crediting the five composers of The Gap Band’s 1979 song “Oops Upside Your Head.” Listen…

HOW TO BECOME THE NEXT MUSICAL PRODIGY

Musical prodigies typically show strong signs of talent at a young age with musical performance being natural and easy. When a child shows signs of extraordinary musical talent, a parent may be tempted to push the child forward into specific achievements that the parent envisions and equates with success. However, pushing a highly talented child…