Posts tagged "classical music"

Kickass Woman Of The Day: 11-Year-Old Cello Prodigy Sujari Britt

Check out this video of 11-year-old cello prodigy, Sujari Britt. Sujari’s parents noticed their daughter was musically gifted as a toddler and after hearing a Yo-Yo Ma performance and begging…

Daley Quinn | June 29, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Hallelujah, It’s The “Call Me Maybe” Chorus!

Is there anything funnier than overly-earnest sopranos belting out “Call Me Maybe”? This Carly Rae Jepsen cover by the 3Penny Chorus and Orchestra isn’t supposed to be funny — or…

Jessica Wakeman | September 16, 2012 - 10:00 am

“Fifty Shades of Grey: The Album” Is Now A Thing

You guys, it is only Tuesday and I’ve already read a press release about a Fifty Shades of Grey-themed compilation of classical music. This doesn’t really spark a lot of…

Tyler Coates | August 7, 2012 - 12:40 pm

Jingle Punks: Classical Music Versions Of All Your Hipster Favorites

I’m in love with Jingle Punks, a self-described “hipster orchestra” that covers pop/rock tunes like MGMT’s “Time To Pretend” orchestrally. (Oh, wow, “orchestrally” is actually a word, y’all.)…

Jessica Wakeman | May 24, 2011 - 10:20 am

Slideshow: The Studs Symphonies Are Made Of

When we picked up Playboy, (hey, we read it for the articles!) we were pleasantly surprised by Too Hot To Handel- a piece on the lovely ladies of classical music.

Simcha | September 24, 2008 - 3:47 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Dita’s Bras, Classical Music, And Movie Theater Popcorn

Dita Von Teese has been recruited by Wonderbra to design vintage-style underthings, including a limited-edition bra for Victoria’s Secret. [AHN]
Ever wonder why a box of Raisinets costs, like, $5…

Catherine Strawn | February 28, 2008 - 2:04 pm