Category Archives: Artist News

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Billboard Music Awards 2014: a Country Take

Another week another award show. It seems that these days there is an award show for every reason and every single on of them needs to be aired, have a…

Wait, What Now?

The Billboard Music Awards were held on Sunday, May 18 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, and boy were they something. While the show had many excellent…

The Prince of Pop Memorializes The King

I will never forget the day the King of Pop died. As a budding high school freshman, celebrity deaths were scarcely on my radar. Sure, I would browse their “Life…

Hello Kitty, Goodbye Dignity

Avril’s not as kawaii as she might think with the partial shaved head. I would like to start this article off with a little trivia fact about myself. I grew…

Music and Sexuality Expression: Drag Queens and Pop Music

A little show on a previously obscure cable network is beginning to pick up massive attention lately: RuPaul’s Drag Race, a competition show involving some of the fiercest divas I…

Interview with Pearl and the Beard’s Emily Hope Price

It’s really amazing. Either Emily Hope Price (cellist and vocalist of Pearl and the Beard) is an extremely talented mind reader, or Pearl and the Beard is startlingly articulate. Everything…

Interview with The Sadies Drummer Mike Belitsky on the Band’s Newest Album

Gord Downie, The Sadies, and The Conquering Sun is a self-titled collaboration of Gord Downie and The Sadies. This recent release represents six years of partnership between the two Canadian artists….

Why remakes are bad, no matter the song or genre

It is my personal belief that the radio is a dying art form. I dislike the fact that the radio replays the same twenty songs over and over and the…

Music/Comics Crossover

I had the chance to go to Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo (C2E2) last weekend, and when I wasn’t spending all my money on old comics or ogling all the…

Striking Matches, Starting A Fire

Have you ever heard of the band Striking Matches? If you’re answer is no, and you are a country-music fan, like me, you might be aware of this amazing band…