Category Archive: Music

Midweek Music: The Roots

Even if you can’t identify The Roots by name, chances are you’ve been hearing their music in the background for a while now. They create a soulful, jazzy variation of hip-hop that backs up Jimmy Fallon… Continue reading

Midweek Music: 3 singles to get you through summer

I know it’s crazy, but it’s nearly the last month of summer. August is only one day away. After September 1 you have to put away your white pants (if you believe in following… Continue reading

Midweek Music: MisterWives

I’m back from France, feeling mostly caught-up on work, and ready to share my latest music obsession – MisterWives. Although I could have stayed in France forever (my fashion post is due to… Continue reading

Tuesday Tunes: Ultraviolence by Lana Del Rey

I got all ready this morning, put on my dress, had just the right clutch, and strapped into my sandals for the flower crown “going out” outfit, and realized that I had misplaced… Continue reading

Midweek Music: Sam Smith

Today I have my first official grad school class. I already have an assignment due tonight and I’m not completely sure that I’m ready for the art school crits of my undergrad days.… Continue reading

Billboard Music Awards: A Marked Improvement

Okay, so last year was kind of a disaster when it came to the red carpet of the Billboard Music Awards. In fact, I had to name Taylor Swift best dressed because there… Continue reading

Why are Beyonce and Solange being weirdos on Instagram?

Maybe it’s Gossip Wednesday instead of Midweek Music, but we need to talk about the Knowles. All three of of them. We all want to know what prompted Solange Knowles‘ attack on Jay-Z after… Continue reading

Midweek Music: M.I.A. from Paper Planes to 2014

Nearly 39 and I still wouldn’t want to get in a fight with Mathangi. I’m not even going to make an attempt at spelling her last name, so don’t judge me. It’s 12… Continue reading

The Strypes: The Next One Direction?

I really resent loving teenage boy bands. It’s just WEIRD. How are they so accomplished at 16, 17, 18 years old? To do a direct comparison, I was barely driving, obsessed with having the most… Continue reading

Midweek Music: Solange

Yes, I was in the presence of Beyonce while at Coachella weekend one!!! Bey did a surprise appearance at the end of Solange’s Saturday act. And I was close enough to the stage… Continue reading