Jack Antonoff

Beanie Feldstein Is The BFF We All Deserve

If you haven't already seen <i>Lady Bird</i>, what are you waiting for? The Greta Gerwig-directed film is a beautiful story about a free-spirited teen …

Adam Levine

Jack Antonoff Explains His Music Collaboration Process On TRL

Bleachers frontman Jack Antonoff has had a busy year and it's hardly over yet. In addition to releasing the synth-pop band's sophomore album <i>Gone Now</i> …

Jack Antonoff's Acoustic "Don't Take The Money" Performance Shook Us

<b>Bleachers</b> lead singer and songwriter <b>Jack Antonoff</b> stopped by to play us an incredible in-studio acoustic version of his single "Don't Take The Money."<p>…

RZA and Mathematics: 'Some people forgot we said Wu-Tang was forever'

“I’ve made up my mind. I won’t fail.”<p>There's a bold statement on the intro of <i>Wu-Tang: The Saga Continues,</i> which enlists the help of an old kung-fu …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Album Review: Tove Lo - Blue Lips

21.11.17<p><b>Swedish pop firestarter continues dark lust saga.</b><p>The sequel to Tove Lo's raw <i>Lady Wood</i>, like her stylised longform videos, deals explicitly …

Kendrick Lamar

Tove Lo: Blue Lips review – clubwise and candid

(Island)<p>Known for her nihilistic, drug-fuelled bangers, Swedish singer Tove Lo’s last album explored sexual gratification of the intense and immensely candid kind. <i>Blue Lips</i> – presumably a female equivalent to the frustration of “blue balls” – is a continuation, undulating with clubland heat, raw …

Where is Aela Kae headed after her massive success in 2017? We find out

The year has ended pretty well for Sydney artist <b>Aela Kae</b> aka Mikaela Grob. Having made it to the finals of the triple j remix competition for Lorde’s</i> …

Music (Australia)

39 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Taylor Swift's New Album

We've had a lot of theories this era, but it's time for facts.<p>1. When Taylor began writing and recording this album, the goal was to "kill" <i>1989</i> and create something entirely different.<p>2. In fact, she says that attempting to replicate any part of <i>1989</i> would have been "ineffective" since that album …

Blake Lively

Jack Antonoff Reveals Taylor Swift's Secret to Selling Over 1M Albums

<b>Jack Antonoff</b> <b></b>of the band <b>Bleachers</b> <b></b>has worked with <b>Taylor Swift</b> producing/co-writing on her successful new album <i>redemption</i>.<p>In an interview at Philly's …

Pop Music

Reputation by Taylor Swift

Nick Bollinger discusses Taylor Swift's latest play for pop-world domination.

Taylor Swift

Why Nashville Still Roots for Taylor Swift Despite 'Reputation' Being a Far Cry From Country

When Taylor Swift’s hit shelves last week, it marked the star’s furthest departure yet from the country sounds of her adopted hometown of Nashville …

Rascal Flatts

Holiday pop picks

<b>TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA</b> The long-running traveling orchestra, which brings together rock opera’s explosive theatrics with Christmas’s chilly yet …

Boston

Weekend Music Ideas: November 17, 2017

Boston’s alt-rock favorites Letters to Cleo reunited at the Paradise a year ago for a hard-hitting blast into their ’90s past and a still-vibrant …

Boston

30 Actors You Forgot Starred in Music Videos

It's basically a rite of passage at this point.<p>It's a commonly known piece of trivia that Alicia Silverstone once starred in an Aerosmith video, but she's far from the only actor who's cameoed in the music world. Click through for 30 more actors who've moonlighted as music video stars.

Halle Berry

How Jack Antonoff became pop music's biggest secret weapon

Jack Antonoff has had a good year or, perhaps, a good decade. In addition to releasing his sophomore album, <i>Gone Now</i>, under his solo moniker, …

Entertainment

Taylor Swift Returning to Country Music With 'New Year's Day'

Expect to hear new Taylor Swift music on country radio soon. The country-turned-pop mega-star is releasing a new song called "New Year's Day" to …

Loretta Lynn

Album Review: 'Reputation' by Taylor Swift

One way to reinvent yourself is to shed your old skin. The singer-songwriter Taylor Swift did just that, only to return cooped-up in an iron-clad …

Taylor Swift

Have We Reached the End of Poptimism?

A new Taylor Swift album is upon us, which means it’s time to talk about death. Certainly the death of the Old Taylor, who, on account of being dead, …

Music

Taylor Swift Releases 'New Year's Day' to Country Radio [LISTEN]

Former country music darling Taylor Swift has come back to her musical roots to release her new song "New Year's Day" as a country single. Readers …

Taylor Swift

Finnish pop star ALMA: 'I like to keep it simple and real'

ALMA knows how to make an impression. Whether it's her neon yellow hair or powerful voice, it's hard to miss her - even in the dark, as it was at her …

Gwen Stefani

The Secret Chord That Makes Pop Music Sound Happy

The musical formula for good vibrations.<p>With all due respect to the Neptunes, Max Martin, and Jack Antonoff, there’s really no such thing as a pop …

Culture

Taylor Swift Is Too Big to Fail

The pop star returns with a middling record but her commitment to staying quiet, engaging with her fanbase, and not addressing anything has proven a win for her anyway.<p><i>Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images</i><p>When Taylor Swift teased what would be her first single “Look What You Made Me Do” from her …

Taylor Swift

What We've Learned From Taylor Swift's Making of a Song Series (So Far)

<b>Taylor Swift</b> 's offering fans a unique behind-the-scenes glimpse into her world.<p>On Monday, AT&T-owned DirecTV premiered the series, <i>The Making of a</i> …

TV

Taylor Swift - Reputation

It’s hard to know exactly when Taylor Swift’s dramatic heel turn began - and, more importantly, whether it was by mistake or design.Anybody who’d …

Taylor Swift

Things That Will Happen If You Buy That Bomber Jacket You Saw Online

You’ll be more confident.<p>Having scratched that itch and completed your wardrobe, you will never again have the urge to shop online.<p>If you walk by Patti Smith on the street, she’ll give you a knowing nod that nonverbally communicates, “This is New York, and we—well, we are New Yorkers.”<p>When you tell …

Culture

Taylor Swift’s Confessions on “Reputation”

Her new album is full of wry and revealing lines. But is she admitting to flaws or just trying to fit in?<p>There are many inadvertently comic moments on Taylor Swift’s new album, “Reputation,” but none are as jarring as an admission made on “So It Goes.” In the first flush of romance, she’s making a …

Culture

Taylor Swift's 'Reputation': a track-by-track review of the new album

It's pretty easy to pinpoint the exact moment Taylor Swift became a pop star, full stop.<p>On August 18, 2014, Swift premiered "Shake It Off," the …

Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift Dances Like a 'Dolphin Body Roll' in New AT&T 'Making of a Song' Video

In the latest episode of AT&T's "Making of a Song," we see Swift's process for "Call It What You Want."<p>Taylor Swift shows off one of her more unique …

Music

It's Taylor Swift's World, We're Just Living in It

When it comes to Taylor Swift, there are three kinds of people in this world: the loyal supporters, the haters, and those on the fence — whose …

Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift puts 'Reputation' on cruise control

Even some Taylor Swift diehards had to be cringing after the singer ushered in the publicity push for her latest album with "Look What You Made Me …

Entertainment