Video Of The Week, 3.19.14

Wednesday, March 19, 2014 - 10:02
Peter Hollens & Kina Grannis, "Pompeii" by Bastille

The Run Off Reminder: Demons

Wednesday, March 19, 2014 - 05:30
This post is a friendly reminder that there is only one week left for the “Demons" edition of The Run Off. The featured groups are Broad Street Line A Cappella, Ithacappella, The Vital Signs,...


Wednesday, March 19, 2014 - 05:00

Contemporary A Cappella League (CAL) Profile: Scenic Root [Orange County, CA]

Wednesday, March 19, 2014 - 00:09
Scenic Root, an 8-member group based out of Orange County, CA, just celebrated an exciting milestone—the group’s first birthday! I chatted with the group’s founder, Kristine Slipson, to find out more...

Pentatonix and 9 Other Celebrities Who Are Social Media Superstars

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 - 16:21
In 2011, an unknown five-person a cappella group called Pentatonix won the TV show The Sing Off. On the show, talented vocal groups compete as they perform in true a cappella fashion without lip-...

Quest For The A cappella Major- 100 Ways to Make a Medley

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 - 13:32
A student came up to me recently, frustrated with the task of composing an interesting medley, as commissioned by another group. For him, and for everyone else looking to make your medley stand out...

How To Socialize: Member Spotlight

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 - 10:57
Most of us have seen reality shows. They’re hard to miss in today’s world. What these shows do best is highlight the background stories of the characters so, we as viewers, have an emotional...

Tuesday Tubin': Bad Things

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 - 05:30
Each Tuesday, The A Cappella Blog presents a link to a collegiate a cappella performance, or related material, that we recommend to you. We welcome clip suggestions from anyone who would like to...


Tuesday, March 18, 2014 - 05:00

2014 SingStrong Chicago A Cappella Music Festival Raises Money for Good Cause

Monday, March 17, 2014 - 23:04
On April 4 through 6, 2014, professional a cappella groups from around the world will perform with collegiate and high school groups at the second annual SingStrong International Charity A...