Category Archives: Song Reviews

This is What Dreams are Made Of; A Common Girl’s Dream Come True

“Hey now, hey now, this is what dreams are made of.” These words are known to every ’90s kid, every ’00s kid, every parent, sibling, or friend of a 90’s…

Summer Music Wrap-up and Fall Preview

Summer Music wrap-up and Fall preview As much as so many people try to avoid it, the summer of 2014 is coming to an end. I personally am glad to…

The Rise Of Iggy Azalea

  There’s a new name in hip hop, and it’s dominating the pop charts: Iggy Azalea, the Australian-born twenty-three-year-old rapper who has risen extremely rapidly to notoriety and stardom. Her…

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…

Lana Del Rey’s Rise and Fall of Vintage Modernity

“Baby put on heart-shaped sunglasses ‘cause we’re gonna take a ride” she commands in the haunting timbre that indicates she is up to no good. That is quite characteristic of…

tUnE-yArDs, “Wait For A Minute”

I suppose you can say I’m a traditional type of gal. Similar to my appreciation of chivalry, I also appreciate a more traditional sound, from time to time, when it…

#SELFIE – Satire or Reality?

Tweet                         I had just turned on my hit list Pandora station, doing my monthly inventory of pop music…

The Black Keys, “Fever”

Tweet It has been three years. Three long years of waiting, anticipating, and speculating. While basking in the global success of their latest album El Camino, The Black Keys have…

Coldplay, “Magic”

Tweet Coldplay frontman Chris Martin once said he thinks the group peaked with their 2008 release Viva La Vida, as they would be unable to produce anything much better. And…

Smells like…Nonsense (Or Verbal Diarrhea)

Tweet Nirvana is arguably one of history’s greatest and most influential bands. They took the 1990s by storm and sent the world of rock on its heels, forever changing both…