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Get Your Rocks Off: John Hughes’ Hot Jams

The late (tear) writer/director John Hughes had great taste in women and music. The two go hand-in-hand, no? His soundtracks were jam-packed with tunes to rock out or…

Simcha | August 7, 2009 - 6:45 pm

Get Your Rocks Off: The Perfect Summer Playlist

I’ve finally got a base tan, which is how I know summer is almost here. To celebrate, I’ve put together a kick ass summer playlist of old and…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 29, 2009 - 6:00 pm

Get Your Rocks Off: Love Songs To Stop The H8

Last May, after the California State Supreme Court’s groundbreaking civil rights decision that same sex marriage bans were unconstitutional, 18,000 couples, including Ellen and Portia, were finally able to tie…

Simcha | March 5, 2009 - 8:00 pm

Get Your Rocks Off: The Ultimate Sex Mix

A study by the University of Pittsburgh’s School of Medicine claims “degrading sex lyrics” inspire impressionable, virgin teens to hump for the first time. While we thought this whole debate…

Simcha | February 28, 2009 - 4:00 pm

Get Your Rocks Off: Happy Birthday Bowie!

Forget Christmas. On this day in history, the glam messiah, David Bowie, was born. Although it isn’t one of those official holidays recognized by the Post Office and the bank,…

Simcha | January 8, 2009 - 7:30 pm

Get Your Rocks Off: Gringo Star Rocks On

Atlanta-based quartet Gringo Star released their debut album All Y’all last month, and it’s a good thing they did because our iPod needed an injection of “Big Beat/Psychedelic/Southern Rock” music,…

Catherine Strawn | December 23, 2008 - 5:00 pm

Get Your Rocks Off: The Postelles Get Happy

When you listen to the Postelles, you want to start dancing, and not in a bump-and-grind kind of way. I was listening to “White Night” as I walked home one…

Catherine Strawn | December 2, 2008 - 4:30 pm

Get Your Rocks Off: Rhett Miller’s Perfect For Some Love

Rhett Miller doesn’t just have a pretty voice. He’s also quite a looker. So it’s inevitable to not get that weak-in-the-knees feeling when he sings, whether it’s with his prolific…

Leonora Epstein | November 18, 2008 - 3:30 pm

Get Your Rocks Off: The Filthy Youth’s Breakup Mix

We’ve already endorsed Ed Westwick, the lad who acts the role of playboy Chuck Bass on Gossip Girl. So, when we heard that he’s in a UK-based band called the…

Leonora Epstein | October 7, 2008 - 2:30 pm

Get Your Rocks Off: Girl Talk’s Songs To Send To Your Ex-Girlfriend…

Girl Talk is a DJ with a misleading name — there’s nothing feminine or cutesy about him. He does, however, happen to be a handsome lad by the name of…

Leonora Epstein | September 24, 2008 - 1:00 pm

Get Your Rocks Off: Katy Perry’s Summer Lovin’ Playlist

Happy Saturday everyone! Look what we just got in our Inbox — a list of some of Katy Perry’s favorite tracks for when she’s feeling, you know…saucy. Something tells me…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 12, 2008 - 6:00 pm

Get Your Rocks Off: a’tris’ Love Is An Emotional Rollercoaster Playlist

Boston-based band a’tris got their early musical inspiration from an unusual source — Sesame Street. Lead singer and pianist Mason Taylor started his musical career pounding away at one key…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 24, 2008 - 1:00 pm

Get Your Rocks Off: Ohbijou’s “Frisky On Land & Water” Playlist

The perfect Sunday, in my opinion, would involve eating a delicious breakfast of freshly made waffles, exchanging a few kisses, and reading the newspaper (all without leaving bed, of course).

Catherine Strawn | May 27, 2008 - 2:30 pm

Get Your Rocks Off: Craig David’s Favorite Sultry Booty Jams

Remember Craig David? He was that hot, suave soul singer from the U.K. who had a huge hit in 2000 with the song “7 Days”. He hasn’t been big in…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 13, 2008 - 1:00 pm

Get Your Rocks Off: The Heavy’s Playlist Of Songs For The Pissed And Broken-Hearted

This British soul band has been described as sounding “like Curtis Mayfield’s ‘Pusherman’ resurrecting Led Zeppelin and the exiled spirit of Cassius Clay” making it hard “not to fantasize about…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 29, 2008 - 1:00 pm

Get Your Rocks Off: Nina Persson’s Heartbreak Hymns Playlist

Chances are, you probably remember Nina Persson as the angelic front woman for the band The Cardigans — remember their hit “Lovefool”? That was some goodness. Nowadays, Nina is still…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 15, 2008 - 12:59 pm

Get Your Rocks Off: Covering Billie Holiday

Today is Billie Holiday’s birthday. In honor of the amazing singer, we’ve compiled a playlist of some of the best covers of songs either written by or famously performed by…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 7, 2008 - 11:30 am

Get Your Rocks Off: Secondhand Serenade’s Playlist Of Ooey Gooey Love Songs

The Frisky asked Secondhand Serenade to give us his picks for “The Top Ten Ooey Gooey Love Songs”, the second in our series of music playlists with a sexy twist.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 1, 2008 - 12:59 pm

Get Your Rocks Off: The Pierces Playlist For Getting Down & Dirty

The Frisky asked the sister duo behind The Pierces for their picks for “The Top Ten Songs For Getting Down and Dirty”, the first list in our series of music…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 18, 2008 - 1:00 pm

Get Your Rocks Off: The Frisky’s Single Gal Date Mix

Valentine’s Day was a big date night feast and some of us poor suckers starved to death. Sometimes the buffet of singles doesn’t look so hot, but eventually you’ll have…

Simcha | February 15, 2008 - 1:00 pm
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