Lori Mello

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Sweden Introduces Female-Focused Movie Ratings

Sweden Introduces Feminist Movie Ratings<p>Although the MPAA added explanatory text to its ratings in 1990, they remain blunt instruments, roundly …

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Cinema programmers beware: feminist films can flunk the Bechdel test

With its excellent health care, superb state-sponsored child-minding provision, and greener-than-Kermit environmental policies, Sweden is practically a metonym for social progressiveness; the canary in the coalmine for putting politically correct policies into practice. It therefore comes as no …

Sleep No More: Tilda Swinton Vamps

It's almost as if, at the age of fifty-three, actor Tilda Swinton has rededicated the arc of her already quirky career – from an Academy Award for …

First Clip from THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE

imprisoned Pussy Riot member transferred to Siberia?

Jailed <b>Pussy Riot</b> member <b>Nadezhda Tolokonnikova</b> is being relocated thousands of miles to a prison colony deep in Siberia, according to her husband …

Listen: Cocteau Twins' Simon Raymonde's Band Snowbird Enlists Radiohead Members for Debut LP

Snowbird: "Porcelain" (via SoundCloud)<p>Snowbird are the duo of singer/songwriter Stephanie Dosen and Cocteau Twins' Simon Raymonde, and their debut album <i>moon</i> is out in January via Raymonde's label Bella Union. The album features contributions from Radiohead's Ed O'Brien and Phil Selway, Midlake's …

Cocteau Twins’ offshoot Snowbird recruits Radiohead members for new album

Snowbird, the duo comprised of Cocteau Twins multi-instrumentalist Simon Raymonde and singer-songwriter Stephanie Dosen, will issue their debut …

Jennifer Lopez, Living Icon, Is Your 2018 VMA Video Vanguard Winner

Music<p>Your trusted destination for top music news, music industry information, and concert details.<p>Hip-Hop<p>She also raps about Drake, Quavo, and Young …

M.I.A. says Super Bowl middle finger was 'godly'

When M.I.A. flipped the bird during her Super Bowl performance last year alongside Madonna and<p>Nicki Minaj, there was the typical water cooler outrage, which led the news cycle for a few days before some other pop star grabbed our attention.<p>But the battle between the politically charged Sri Lankan …

Deadmau5 ‘Following a Storyboard’ With Music and Technology

When <i>Rolling Stone</i> caught up with Deadmau5 at the Made in America festival in Philadelphia over Labor Day weekend, the EDM star told us about his new …

On the Charts: Arcade Fire Debut On Top

After Miley and Katy logged middling first-week sales, then dropped down <i>Billboard</i>‘s album chart, the record industry is carefully watching Eminem‘s</i> …

Lana Del Rey Releases ‘Tropico’ Teaser

Washed-out pastel colors grace Lana Del Rey’s face as she prays for all of 12 seconds in a snippet from her forthcoming short film, <i>Tropico</i>. “Dear …

All-female music festival to take place in 2014

“Where are all the women at Coachella?” Buzzfeed asked in an article published shortly after this year’s lineup announcement. It was a valid …

Laurie Anderson remembers Lou Reed’s life, final days in new essay

Last week, Laurie Anderson published a short, but sweet message in remembrance of her late husband, Lou Reed, in the obituaries section of their …