Posts tagged "music"

Father John Misty Covers Ryan Adams Covering Taylor Swift (But In The Style Of The Velvet Underground)

Theory: The more degrees away from Taylor Swift, the better Taylor Swift’s music sounds.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 21, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Ryan Adams Covers Taylor Swift’s “Bad Blood” And It’s Somehow Not That Bad

Weird, this isn’t terrible. …

Megan Reynolds | September 18, 2015 - 10:41 am

Leon Bridge’s Tiny Desk Concert Is As Close To Perfection As You’ll Get Today

Tuesdays are hard, but this makes it a lot better. …

Megan Reynolds | September 8, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Fresh Out The Box: Justin Bieber’s Latest, The Weeknd’s Finest & Alessia Cara’s Cute Debut

A semi-regular exploration into the “New Release” tab on your music streaming platform of choice.

Megan Reynolds | August 28, 2015 - 2:40 pm

Listen Now: “Hell You Talmbout” Is A New American Protest Anthem

Stop what you’re doing. Press pause on whatever the hell is going on around you, and then press the play button above. Janelle Monáe and the entire roster of talent…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 14, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Nicki Minaj’s Pinkprint Tour Is A Celebration Of Boss Women

Nicki Minaj is approaching the peak of of her powers. She is a 32-year-old woman, finally flexing, knowing that she can. If she falls, it won’t hurt – but trust…

Megan Reynolds | July 27, 2015 - 2:30 pm

Sinead O’Connor Calls Kim Kardashian A Cunt & Declares That Music Is Dead

Sinead O’Connor is an incredible singer and a bad ass who once incurred public ire by ripping up a photo of the Pope on live television in protest of sexual…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 14, 2015 - 4:20 pm

Alessia Cara Makes “Bad Blood” Tolerable, Listenable, Beautiful

Here’s a pocket of joy from an 18 year old wunderkind. …

Megan Reynolds | July 9, 2015 - 11:33 am

Listen To The “What Happened, Miss Simone?” Soundtrack Right Now

The soundtrack for the widely-acclaimed Netflix documentary “What Happened, Miss Simone?” is a stunning collection of old friends and new, gathering together to put their own spin on Nina Simone’s…

Megan Reynolds | July 7, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Taylor Swift Denounces The New Apple Music Streaming Service

Taylor Swift thinks that Apple Music’s new streaming service at $9.99 a month – similar to a Netflix to music type of deal – is unfair to musicians.
Swift took…

Katrin Higher | June 21, 2015 - 2:30 pm

Hilary Duff Recorded An Acoustic Version Of “Tattoo” In Her Backyard

“Tattoo” is one of the more emotional songs on Hilary Duff’s new album Breathe In. Breathe Out., so she decided to take things up a notch by recording a stripped-down acoustic session…

Claire Hannum | June 18, 2015 - 1:30 pm

Madonna’s Upcoming Video Is Basically “Bad Blood” But With Katy Perry

Is this her way of taking sides?

Claire Hannum | June 16, 2015 - 1:00 pm

That Rumored Kylie Jenner Album Is Really Happening!

Remember when the internet briefly theorized that Kylie Jenner was working on a rap single with Iggy Azalea and Tyga and she fervently denied it? Despair no more, because that…

Claire Hannum | June 12, 2015 - 1:30 pm

Meet The Iraqi Cellist Who Plays At Baghdad Explosion Sites

Karim Wasfi, accomplished conductor of the Iraqi National Symphony Orchestra, has begun sharing music outside concert hall walls – these days, he plays at the sites of explosions in his…

Claire Hannum | June 8, 2015 - 6:30 pm

Watch The Broadway Casts Of The Lion King And Aladdin Have An Airport Sing-Off

If only every flight delay looked like this!

Claire Hannum | June 5, 2015 - 10:40 am

It’s “Ode To Billie Joe” Day, So Let’s Hear It For Bobbie Gentry

It was the third of June, another sleepy, dusty delta day…
This is, of course, the opening to Bobbie Gentry’s “Ode To Billie Joe” — and the first thing that…

Robyn Pennacchia | June 3, 2015 - 2:45 pm
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