Shakira
Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 6 Articles
Blogs // 2 Articles
Media // 2 Articles
//Columns

(The Limits of) Football, Samba, and Commonality
23 Jun 2014 // 8:30 PM

The 2014 FIFA World Cup theme song highlights one of the worst trends in a global society: culture boiled down to a sort of triumphant universal human-ness.

//Reviews

Shakira: Shakira
16 Apr 2014 // 8:04 PM

The Colombian chameleon’s new eponymous album sees her ditching the squelchy Latin beats of her last English-language album, in favor of dipping her toe into country, ska, rock, and EDM.

Shakira: She Wolf
23 Nov 2009 // 3:00 PM

When it works, She Wolf is a sexy modern-day disco stunner. When it doesn't, it's pretty embarrassing for everyone involved.

//Blogs

Shakira covers the xx 's "Islands" at Glastonbury
30 Jun 2010 // 2:35 AM

At this past weekend's Glastonbury Festival, Colombian pop sensation Shakira revealed that she too was a fan of the much revered indie wunderkinds the xx.

Divas Discover Indie Rock! (streams)
21 May 2010 // 1:01 AM

So maybe the latest trend in diva-pop is to look to their poor indie stepsisters for some needed inspiration. It might still take a little

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

// Sound Affects

"Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

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