BY Amy Carlberg in Music Stuff on Jun 24, 2014 |
Marnie Stern is mad. "I can't get one f***ing drink," she complains in the documentary I am Marnie Stern. Why can't one of the best metal guitarists have a beer at SXSW? Because she doesn't have a wristband, and nobody recognizes her.
I've typed every variation of the phrase, "female guests sit in with 8G Band on Late Night with Seth Meyers," into search engines, but no cigar. This only proves what we all already know: it's not that there aren't women doing stuff ... Read More
BY Kat Hamilton in Music Stuff on Oct 17, 2013 |
Former Gossip Girl actress rocks some serious latex for her new music video with The Pretty Reckless. The video feels like a long trailor for Queen of The Damned, but the song is pretty epic. Her scratchy broken-sounding vocals are undeniably captivating and the metal guitar riff introduces the hook perfectly. Despite the somewhat campy lyrics, Taylor Momsen is really consistant with her image and sound. She dresses like a badass rock n roll witch and never ... Read More
BY Genevieve Bleidner in General on Dec 13, 2012 |
Here’s proof that you can’t judge based on what you see- French television talent show contestant Rachel Aspe looks like she is shy and reserved, the type of girl who would have a set of angelic pipes. But when she took the stage for “La France A Un Incroyable Talent” (the French version of “America’s Got Talent”), her performance shocked the hell out of the judges and all those watching, and has gained nearly 2 million ... Read More
BY Intern Sarah in Music Stuff on Dec 16, 2011 |
I can’t believe we haven't written anything on Nightwish yet! Though the frontwoman has changed over the years, this Finnish symphonic metal band has always had a lady singing lead. (Tarja Turunen was the lead singer until 2005, when she was replaced by Swedish singer Anette Olzon.) The sound has changed a bit over the years; Anette’s voice is not as operatic as Tarja’s octave-defying vocals, and the music has grown more and more ... Read More
BY Eileen Milman in General on Jul 13, 2011 |
Happy Hump Day BUSTies! Is the thought of it being the middle of the week getting you down? Are you like me and dreaming about the weekend? Does it feel like the heat-pocalypse where you are too???
Life is hard. I am lazy. Time goes by so slowly in the summer time. At least at the BUST offices we have air conditioning, and an adorable pink Hello Kitty microwave which really helps the mid-week, mid-day slump/slouch fest that's going on right ... Read More