Tag Archives: Kanye West

MTV videos 2016

We all know that no one cares about the show but of course there will be talking points that everyone will discuss this week. There are five nominations for Video of The Year and they are worth watching. There is  Drake awkwardly dancing in a cube and Bieber’s dancers awkwardly trying to work together.  There […]

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Rock Star Tweeters

Twitter turned ten this week.  It debuted the same week as the first showing of Hanna Montana.  Coincidence? I think, not. Music and Twitter have gone hand in hand for a while now.  Here are the top 10 artists and their Twitter followers. Katy Perry (84,656,286)* Justin Bieber (77,335,718) Taylor Swift (73,088,914) Rihanna (57,392,903) Lady Gaga […]

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2017 Grammy predictable predictions

The 2016 Grammy are over but the 2017 award winners are already shaping up.  We already know that Adele’s 25 will win in the Best Album category (especially as a make good for her horrific sound issues at this year’s show).  Because Adele will win, we now know Kanye West will not be in attendance. […]

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Rock and Roll Christmas Sweaters

The ugly Christmas sweater jumped the shark a long time ago but we can still enjoy the attempts to match the idea of dark, foreboding rock music with the joyous Christmas holiday.  So for those of you in need of some last-minute gift ideas, feel free to enjoy Steven Colbert and Henry Rollins modeling their ugly […]

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Hitters Walk Up Music

Opening week of baseball.  Everyone feels positive this will be there year.  Good vibes all around.  By the month of May excuses start and questions arise.  Each game brings new hope and each at bat gives the player a  chance to make something happen.  Part of the fun is the music a player selects to pump him […]

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What to expect in 2015

One of the reasons to love pop music is its unpredictability.  You might know of new releases and new concert tours but you never know which new release will meet those expectations (Taylor Swift) and which will end with a thud  (U2).  The good news is it’s the new year and both Taylor and U2 […]

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Get Out

  For the first time, Jay-Z’s Made In America concert will play in Los Angeles while it’s also still maintaining its home base of Philadelphia. Like all ambitious first time festival concerts, the lineup is a mix of mostly alternative rock bands with hip hop and EDM.  Headliners will be Imagine Dragons on Saturay and […]

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New Music Tuesday

In case you didn’t know Kanye West likes to talk about himself but he still seems to intrigue us with his bravado, his continued lack of modesty and his ability to back it up with albums that continue to fascinate his fan base. The new album, Yeezus (pronounced like a mix of Yes Jesus, probably […]

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Pitchfork People Speak

The people who love the music website Pitchfork have spoken and what they love is the band Radiohead.  Pitchfork is celebrating its 15th Anniversary and they asked their readers to list their favorite albums from 1996-2011.  Radiohead had 4 albums in the top 20.  Judging from the list, the top 5 artists based solely on albums […]

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2011 Holiday music

Everyone loves to take a shot at the Christmas classics or try to establish a new one so please enjoy these attempts from 2011 to reinvent the wheel. Bowling For Soup “I Miss You Most On Christmas” Kanye West featuring Prynce Cy Hi & Teyana Taylor “Christmas In Harlem” Mariah Carey & John Legend “When […]

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