Posts tagged "music"

Betty Who’s Video For “Somebody Loves You” Is The Happiest Thing You’ll Watch Today

It’s impossible not to be happy while listening to “Somebody Loves You,” the perfect pop song by Australian singer Betty Who. I first became aware of the song when I…

Jessica Wakeman | September 5, 2014 - 5:00 pm

Watch This Artist Sing Michael Jackson With A Loop Machine

Artist Kawehi used a loop machine to sing Michael Jackson’s “The Way You Make Me Feel” with her own voice serving as background vocals, and my mind is blown. Michael…

Claire Hannum | September 4, 2014 - 6:00 pm

Postmodern Jukebox Breaks Out A Waltz Version Of “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun”

Postmodern Jukebox is back with another beautiful cover, and this time they’re jamming out to a 1912 waltz version of “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun.” With a new stylistic twist…

Claire Hannum | August 29, 2014 - 10:30 am

The Top 7 Hair Metal Videos In Which The Music Is So Powerful It Defies the Laws of Physics

I don’t know you, but I’ve spent an awful lot of my life wishing that I’d been a teenager around the time that I was born. Bon Jovi was touring…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | August 27, 2014 - 10:00 am

The Most Memorable Moments From The 2014 MTV VMAs

Hey! So you probably noticed The Frisky was down all day. We seem to be up and running — FOR NOW!!!! — so I can finally bring you this hilariously

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 25, 2014 - 5:56 pm

The Christian Country Song “God Made Girls” By RaeLynn Is A Hot Feminist Mess

Hoo boy. Have you heard that song “God Made Girls” by the country singer RaeLynn? She appeared as Racheal Lynn Woodward on season two of “The Voice” on Blake Shelton’s…

Jessica Wakeman | August 21, 2014 - 3:30 pm

All-Lady Beatbox Group Covers Rudimental’s “Waiting All Night”

The Boxettes, a kickass a cappella group from the UK, splendidly covers the dance hit “Waiting All Night” by Rudimental (with a little bit of Destiny’s Child’s “Jumpin, Jumpin” mixed…

Claire Hannum | August 19, 2014 - 3:30 pm

Girl Talk: On Being The Black Girl At Rockabilly Events

As sometimes happens, I came to it — rockabilly — for the clothes. I started collecting vintage clothes from the 1940s through the early ’60s when I graduated from college…

Desiree Browne | August 19, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Beyonce & Jay Z Release A Sexy Teaser For Their “On The Run Tour” HBO Series (Plus, Taylor Swift Announces New Album!)

Beyonce and Jay Z released a teaser for their “On The Run Tour” HBO series, and it features Bey singing “Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)” to Jay.

Claire Hannum | August 18, 2014 - 7:00 pm

Tori Amos’ Cover Of “Creep” Is Pretty Much Amazing

Tori Amos covered Radiohead’s “Creep” at a concert in New York City last week, and it was totally kickass. Who knew a ’90s hit could have such staying power? The…

Claire Hannum | August 18, 2014 - 11:30 am

Weekend Shut-In Worksheet: Read My Drunk Kitchen, Have A Robin Williams Marathon & Listen To Mikky Ekko

Activities are wonderful, but sometimes, it’s fine to want to shut the world out for a couple of days, and make some serious time for you. Don’t be afraid of

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 16, 2014 - 12:10 pm

In Case You Were Wondering, This Is What A Bluegrass Cover Of Iggy Azalea Sounds Like

I never thought I’d hear a bluegrass rendition of any Iggy Azalea song, let alone “Black Widow,” which is the total opposite of what I picture when I think of…

Claire Hannum | August 15, 2014 - 12:30 pm

A Paul Simon Song For Every Moment In Your Life

It’s been an emotional week. When, on Monday night, I heard that Robin Williams was dead, I surprised myself by feeling real sadness for this guy I hadn’t known. Because, of course,…

Jana Pollack | August 13, 2014 - 10:00 am

Baby Stops Crying When She Can Dance To 2 Chainz

This little girl already has a pretty definitive taste in hip-hop. As soon as 2 Chainz’s “I’m Different” starts to play, she stops crying and dances along. She’s got some…

Claire Hannum | August 12, 2014 - 11:30 am

Watch The Broadway Cast Of “The Lion King” Sing On The NYC Subway

On June 28th, NYC subway riders received a spontaneous performance from the Broadway cast of “The Lion King,” who serenaded them with a beautiful rendition of “The Circle Of Life.”…

Claire Hannum | August 11, 2014 - 11:30 am

Okay, I’ll Just Say It: Some Curvy Women Do Want Their Attractiveness Validated By Men

We all know pop culture doesn’t always depict average people’s lives or inner thoughts realistically. Unless Pink or Alanis Morrisette have new music out, mainstream pop music doesn’t much reflect…

Jessica Wakeman | August 7, 2014 - 2:00 pm

“Fancy” Gets The Presidential Lip Dub Treatment

Presidential lip dubs: they just never get old. Here’s President Obama dubbing one of the songs of summer — “Fancy” by Iggy Azalea. But wait: does this mean the president…

Jessica Wakeman | August 6, 2014 - 2:30 pm

Rapper/Model Yes Liv Can Releases Song About Not Hooking Up With Jay Z

Where to start with this one? Remember about a year ago, there were rumors that Jay Z had been flirting with a rapper/model who calls herself LIV (she also…

Jessica Wakeman | August 5, 2014 - 7:00 pm

No, But Seriously, Kathleen Hanna Is Just What Miley Cyrus Needs

I’m a fan of Miley Cyrus’ most recent hip-hop influenced album. I think it’s fun and silly and clever and while Miley’s attempts at rapping are fairly laughable, her singing…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 5, 2014 - 5:30 pm

It’s Time To Cry: Tori Amos Duets On “Promise” With Her Daughter Natashya

Who is ready to cry (and also FEEL OLD)? Here is the video for the song “Promise” off Tori Amos’ new album, Unrepentant Geraldines. This song is extra-beautiful because she…

Jessica Wakeman | August 2, 2014 - 3:00 pm
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