BY debbie in Eat Me on Dec 16, 2009 |
In an interview with the Los Angeles Times, our favorite recent pop culture phenom, Lady Gaga, finally admitted to being a feminist, a term which she has rejected in the past. Speaking with music critic Ann Powers, Gaga said, ""I'm getting the sense that you're a little bit of a feminist, like I am, which is good. I find that men get away with saying a lot in this business, and that women get away with saying very little . . . In my opinion, women need and want ... Read More
BY debbie in Eat Me on Dec 14, 2009 |
Long before Lady Gaga was lady gaga, she was just little old Stefani Germanotta, an NYU student at the Tisch School of the Arts with a mean set of pipes who knew how to tickle the ivories. This video makes me really curious how she went from this rather plain-Jane image to her current over-the-top one. I see the talent here, but no evidence whatsoever of what is to come. Where did that come from, then? Was it her idea? The suggestion of friends? A manager? ... Read More
BY Laurie in Eat Me on Dec 09, 2009 |
A few weeks ago a friend told me about a Velvet Underground reunion at the New York Public Library on Dec. 8th. Now when you say a band is having a reunion, the first thing that everyone thinks is “show!” And that’s what several of us thought, judging by this somewhat confusing listing, but it was actually a talk with Lou Reed, Maureen Tucker and Doug Yule, hosted by David Fricke, long time writer for Rolling Stone. Luckily it turned out to be ... Read More
BY Laurie in Eat Me on Dec 04, 2009 |
Spied this on my way to work this am, this goes out to all our crazy friends, you know who you are! ... Read More
BY Laurie in Eat Me on Dec 03, 2009 |
One of the best parts of my job at BUST is that I get to meet and work with all kinds of cool artists and photographers. Today I was searching for a shooter in New Orleans, and my good pal Sally recommended Brady Fontenot. I was pretty much sold on this image alone! It's great, isn't ... Read More
BY Ali C in Eat Me on Dec 03, 2009 |
This year I've decided to go all out for the month of December so I've been spending a lot of time looking at unique, crafty, holiday decorations. Sass&Peril's Doughnut Ornaments totally caught my eye! Since I like to incorporate food into every aspect of my life, I think these would be perfect. But I'm pretty sure I'll be finding more than enough new treats at the BUST Holiday Craftacular this Sunday. If you're in New York and looking for the perfect way to ... Read More
BY Intern Leala in Eat Me on Dec 01, 2009 |
Are you looking for the perfect present for a foodie friend? Have a friend who loves the Day of the Dead? Have a painter friend? Have a friend who just LOVES chocolate? Well look no further.
Painter Girl Chocolates (another vendor at Bust's Craftacular this weekend) has the cutest chocolates I've seen in a while!
Their products include animal print chocolate bars, Frida Kahlo chocolate bars (made with dark chocolate, chillies and ... Read More
BY Lisa in Eat Me on Nov 25, 2009 |
For those of you old enough to remember Sassy (RIP), there's a new kid in town that's helping to fill those smart-content-for-young-independent-gals shoes: I Heart Daily is a free email newsletter that hits your inbox with "the band you should hear, the girl who’s kicking ass in the world, the lipstick color that looks good on everyone, the designer who doesn’t have a fashion show yet but is completely amazing...you get the idea." They often have cool ... Read More
BY Laurie in Eat Me on Nov 25, 2009 |
I leave you with another cool video for the long Holiday weekend, a new song, Cousins, from forthcoming Vampire Weekend release in January on XL.
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BY Laurie in Eat Me on Nov 24, 2009 |
Very, and you must pick up the new BUST and read the interview with Amy, done by the hilarious Rachel Dratch. We've also got a bangin' Gift Guide, a story about divorce ranches, cool winter/sporty fashion, DIY dream catchers, and tons more cool stuff! Help support independent press, get yourself and your best friend a subscription to BUST!
photo by Sheryl ... Read More