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Wanda Jackson Live: Man, We Had a Party!

Posted by on Dec 11, 2012

When Wanda Jackson entered the Taft Ballroom on Saturday night, I’m not going to lie, I had my doubts. She was on the arms of two men and looked so tiny! Of course, whom...

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Song of the Week

Song of the Week: “Pedestrian at Best” by Courtney Barnett

Posted by on Feb 27, 2015

It’s been quite awhile since I’ve heard a song on the radio and immediately loved it. That was the case with Courtney Barnett‘s new song, “Pedestrian at...

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An Interview with the Ladies of Casual Strangers

Posted by on Jul 13, 2014

Casual Strangers, a band out of Austin, Texas, formed in the last year and already they’re releasing their first album. The band is comprised of two women,...

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An Emotionally Broke Playlist for Those Tired of Winter

Posted by on Feb 23, 2015

Well it’s that point in the winter where things have gotten worse instead of better. February is almost over and instead of warmer weather and hope for spring, we’ve...

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Song of the Week: “Pedestrian at Best” by Courtney Barnett

Song of the Week: “Pedestrian at Best” by Courtney Barnett

Feb 27, 2015

It’s been quite awhile since I’ve heard a song on the radio and immediately loved it. That was the case with Courtney Barnett‘s new song, “Pedestrian at Best,” from her upcoming album Sometimes I Sit and Think, And Sometimes I Just Sit. Her lyric style is rambling and manic and completely awesome. The song is catchy and has a...

An Emotionally Broke Playlist for Those Tired of Winter

An Emotionally Broke Playlist for Those Tired of Winter

Feb 23, 2015

Well it’s that point in the winter where things have gotten worse instead of better. February is almost over and instead of warmer weather and hope for spring, we’ve gotten a tone of snow and colder temperatures. For those of you getting stir crazy and depressed, I have compiled a list of songs that may express how you’re feeling. 1....

Meeting Joan Jett

Meeting Joan Jett

Aug 24, 2014

Well something very special happened to me on my recent family vacation to France! We were in the NYC airport for like 9 hours waiting for our flight to Nice, France. I was deeply engaged in my book when my dad came over to me and said, “Hey look, its an old punk band!” I looked up and there were a bunch of darkly clad punks at our same gate at the...

An Interview with the Ladies of Casual Strangers

An Interview with the Ladies of Casual Strangers

Jul 13, 2014

Casual Strangers, a band out of Austin, Texas, formed in the last year and already they’re releasing their first album. The band is comprised of two women, Jaylinn(synths/keyboards) and Katey(lead singer, lapsteel guitar, triwave) and two men, Paul(guitarist, vocalist) and Jake(drummer). Their sound is psychedelic and retro, yet they manage to keep it...

Q & A with the legendary Lydia Lunch

Q & A with the legendary Lydia Lunch

Jun 23, 2014

Lydia Lunch has always been able to push the boundaries of punk. A no wave musician, a spoken word performer, a poet, a writer, a self-empowerment speaker, she is by far one of the most influential punk women. Starting out in Teenage Jesus and the Jerks, her career is beyond prolific. Now, she is touring with Retrovirus, capturing her career in music since 1977....