Whatever Happened to Female Rockers?

pixabay.com If you haven’t noticed by now, but I’m quite in love with all things the ’80s and early ’90s; you know, all the nostalgic things from my childhood days. It’s funny how I can throw off people by merely saying, “Oh yeah, I was born when the Soviet Union was still around,” which makes…

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Good Things Come In 8s – Song Edition

Youtube/ET I’ve noticed more and more articles popping up recently about music and movies of my childhood celebrating important anniversaries. While my first reaction is usually disbelief (there’s no way time flies that fast!) I then immediately have to go and re-experience the song or movie for nostalgia’s sake. And while Saving Private Ryan and Lady…

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Dear Grammys: Our Patience is Wearing Thin

As Kourtney has expertly edited last Sunday’s 60th Grammys Award, I would like to give my two cents to what has transpired in the aftermath of the Recording Academy president’s utterly tone-deaf quote when asked about the lack of female representation among winners at the Grammys. He did try to clarify his statement further but unleashed more criticism from artists such…

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K-Pop is Here to Stay

“Hallyu” is a Korean term that roughly translates into “Korean Wave” that surfaced around the turn of the 21st century to describe the surge in popularity in Korean pop culture abroad. With the continued rise of K-Pop in particular, it seems like the trend is not going anywhere anytime soon so much so that the…

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The Best Songs for Your Road Trip Playlist

stocksnap.io If you’ve ever driven for a long period of time, you know how important it is to have good listening material. While audiobooks or podcasts are a great option, there’s something special about having a good mix tape to keep you company. I like to make a playlist for my 12-hour drive to my…

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In Case You Missed It: The American Music Awards

As winter approaches, so does award show season. One of the first on the calendar this year was the American Music Awards, which aired on Sunday. The main highlight of the show this year was lifetime achievement award recipient, Diana Ross, and her daughter/show host Tracee Ellis Ross. If you missed the show, here’s a…

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