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Wednesday, June 4 2014

Miley Cyrus: The Anti-Lorde

We cannot understand Lorde’s success without recognizing that it happened in the context of Miley Cyrus’ disgrace.


Thursday, December 26 2013

The Artists of the Year: 2013 Edition

It was a year of thrilling comebacks from legends like My Bloody Valentine and David Bowie as well the launch of major new talents like Lorde and Kacey Musgraves. These artists had the biggest impact on the shape of music in 2013.


Tuesday, December 17 2013

The Best New / Emerging Artists of 2013

This was an incredibly fruitful year for new and emerging artists pointing their respective genre towards new directions and possibilities. From dance to R&B and country to indie, 2013 was a year for pushing boundaries.


Reviews

Wednesday, October 9 2013

Lorde: Pure Heroine

Mysterious, haunting, and remarkably engaging, Lorde's debut release, although not flawless, definitely lives up to the hype and is assuredly worth your time.


Blogs

Friday, April 11 2014

Lorde: 21 March 2014 - The Midland, Kansas City, Missouri

Lorde crowns herself as a pop princess at riveting, polished Kansas City show.


Wednesday, January 29 2014

5 Modern Pop Songs That Criticize Modern Pop

There's been a recent trend of pop songs that specifically criticize pop music and pop culture, where pop stars seem to be trying to distance themselves from pop... while still being pop.


Thursday, October 17 2013

Gold Teeth, White Teeth, and Lorde's 'Pure Heroine'

On her debut album, Pure Heroine, Lorde explores adolescence in the modern digital age by singing about her life, her friends, and... teeth. Lorde uses types of teeth to signify differences in class and social circles as well as a demarcation of authenticity.


News

Thursday, December 4 2014

Lorde’s ‘Mockingjay’ soundtrack good, but misses Lawrence’s haunting singing

Who’s the more powerful teenager: Katniss Everdeen or Lorde? Or to make it a musical question: In “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1,” the box-office-topping


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