Posts tagged "music"

Morning Quickies: Brace Yourselves For A Kim/Kanye Duet

Kanye West wants Kim Kardashian to record a song with him, a source claims. What could possibly go wrong there? [Popdust
@MrsKutcher is no more! Demi Moore’s new…

Jessica Wakeman | May 4, 2012 - 10:20 am

10 ’90s Anthems That Will Bust You Out Of Any Kind Of Funk

Winona and I recently made a very important discovery: There is no foul mood that can’t be cured by a ’90s dance anthem. It’s like the music of the decade…

Ami Angelowicz & Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 2, 2012 - 11:00 am

The Sound Of Music

‘Tis the season for outdoor parties and everyone knows it’s music that makes a bash. C. Wonder’s portable speakers plug into phones and computers to amplify your tunes and are…

Jessica Wakeman | April 26, 2012 - 11:40 am

Karmin Muppet Scats “Pumped Up Kicks”

Skip directly to 2:19 for the “Muppet scatting” portion of Karmin covering “Pumped Up Kicks” by Foster The People. Thank you, Amelia, for the term “Muppet scatting”, by the way.

Ami Angelowicz | April 25, 2012 - 1:20 pm

Brian McKnight Wants To Show You “How Your %$#@& Works (If You’re Ready To Learn)”

No, I’m ready to learn. Because I already know “How My Pussy Works.” I don’t need to listen to a song wherein Brian McKnight educates me about my vagina. I understand his…

Ami Angelowicz | April 25, 2012 - 8:30 am

Hot Links: Kurt Cobain’s Solo Album & Bar Refaeli Gets Groped

Nirvana’s Kurt Cobain was apparently working on a solo album when he took his own life. Erik Erlandson (who played in Courtney Love’s band Hole at the time) likened…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 17, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Fat Betty Draper Gets Her Own Song

Normally I’d be peeved by a song about how fat a lady TV character has gotten. But I prefer to see this  “Fat Betty” song by SOUTH Music & Sound…

Jessica Wakeman | April 16, 2012 - 2:20 pm

16 Things You’re Missing At Coachella This Year

It’s Coachella time! Coachella! You’re missing it! So am I. But what are we really missing by not being out at the Empire Polo Field in Indio, California? Some bands?

Julie Gerstein | April 13, 2012 - 3:00 pm

The Gotye/Notorious B.I.G. Mash Up You’ve Been Waiting For

New York DJ Scott Melker wanted to make a remix of Gotye’s “Somebody That I Used to Know” that would stand out, so he decided to mash the softspoken Australian…

Julie Gerstein | April 13, 2012 - 12:20 pm

It’s Time To Cry: Music Helps An Old Man Come Back To Life

Meet Henry. He’s a resident of this Brooklyn nursing home where new music therapy is being used to help break senior patients out of their shells. Henry experienced several strokes…

Julie Gerstein | April 11, 2012 - 1:40 pm

10 Ways To Celebrate Celine Dion’s Birthday

Did you know that today’s a holiday? A holiday more important and sacred than Christmas and Halloween and Easter and National Corndog Day combined? It’s Celine Dion’s birthday! Wondering how…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 30, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Feminist Naomi Wolf Calls For Boycott Of Katy Perry’s Music

Naomi Wolf, a prominent feminist activist, is calling for a boycott of Katy Perry’s entire pop music oeuvre on account of the singer’s music video for her song “Part Of

Jessica Wakeman | March 30, 2012 - 1:20 pm

Snoop Dogg’s Daughter’s Music Video Is Good, Clean Fun

Snoop Dogg’s little girl, Cori B. is following in her father’s footsteps. This is her third single, “Daddy’s Girl”, from her forthcoming album Choc’s World. How did I miss her…

Ami Angelowicz | March 30, 2012 - 12:20 pm

The Black Keys Kinda Sorta Apologize To Nickelback

In their Rolling Stone cover story earlier this year, The Black Keys had some choice words for Nickelback: “Rock ‘n’ roll is dying because people became OK with Nickelback being…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 22, 2012 - 3:40 pm

“Mad Men” Mashup: The Ladies Sing The Supremes

T-minus five days until “Mad Men” is back on-air and this will get you pumped! Video artists Elisa Kreisinger and Marc Faletti have remixed the ladies of “Mad Men” singing…

Jessica Wakeman | March 20, 2012 - 3:40 pm

Just Because: You Needed Some Sade Today

So it turns out that Sade — yes, Sade — was the highest-earning British music act in the United States last year, beating out even Adele. We figured you could use…

Julie Gerstein | March 17, 2012 - 4:00 pm

What Songs Get Stuck In Your Head?

A few days ago, NPR’s “Talk Of The Nation” featured a psychologist named Vicky Williamson who specializes in earworms. That might sound like a particularly gnarly kind of parasite, but…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 16, 2012 - 11:20 am

Pop Stars Now And Then

Well, this pretty much sums up how our modern musicians came to be. Skrillex was heavily influenced by the late, great Dial-Up Modem. Man, that guy was amazing.  [Pleated Jeans]…

Ami Angelowicz | March 2, 2012 - 1:40 pm

There’s A “Downton Abbey” Rap, You Guys

You guys, there’s a rap about “Downton Abbey”! Adam WarRock, whoever you are, wherever you are, I love you. [NYMag.com via AdamWarRock.com] …

Jessica Wakeman | March 2, 2012 - 9:20 am

Be My Boyfriend: Melodica Man

Dear BennyTheJukebox,

Thank you for learning to play rock anthems by Led Zeppelin, Gun N Roses, Deep Purple, David Bowie, The Rolling Stones, Van Morrison and more on…

Ami Angelowicz | February 28, 2012 - 4:40 pm
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