BY Janelle in Music Stuff on Mar 04, 2011 |
Looks like Nicki Minaj remains on top. Take that Lil’ Kim! Sorry, couldn’t mention one without the other… that’s what they want anyways, right? Nicki Minaj, the crazy self-identified Harajuku Barbie, signed to Young Money is the first female rapper to stay on the Top 200 Billboard Charts Top 10 for fourteen consecutive weeks for her rap album Pink Friday.
Released in November, Pink Friday is jammed with all her personalities, wigs, and ... Read More
BY Laurie in Music Stuff on Mar 04, 2011 |
Oh how we've missed the sunny guitar pop stylings of Anna Waronker. The Los Angeles singer/songwriter, who issued her eponymous solo effort nearly a decade ago, after fronting that dog. for a number of years during the '90's alt-rock heyday, has returned with the richly reflective "California Fade." A host of longtime collaborators lend their talents, including her hubby [OFF! and Redd Kross bassist] Steven McDonald, sister-in-law [Go-Go's guitarist and her fellow ... Read More
BY Nikki in Music Stuff on Mar 04, 2011 |
Shake your groove thang at The Anchor next Thursday, March 10th from 9pm-2am with The Groove Radio -- the longest running, most popular R&B/soul podcast on the internet since 2003! DJs Lil Ray and Suzy Chase will be spinning the funkiest tunes from the 1970s to today, so get ready to get down (and pick up a free copy of BUST Magazine while you're at it!).
The Anchor 310 Spring Street Between Hudson & Greenwich New York, ... Read More
BY Janelle in Music Stuff on Mar 02, 2011 |
I remember the first time I heard Ellie Goulding. That statement sounds like the makings of an “I remember the first time I heard the Beatles” story (well, they are all British). But seriously, I remember the first time I heard Ellie Goulding. It was in 2009 at Cafeteria NYC (you know, the restaurant on “Sex & the City” where Stanford finds out his boyfriend doubles as a male escort named “Paul”). Anyway, Ellie’s cover ... Read More
BY Intern Julie in Music Stuff on Mar 01, 2011 |
The Dreijer siblings, Karin and Olaf, who make up the Swedish synth pop duo The Knife, don't like to show their faces in public a lot. However, they've volunteered to skill share their musical knowledge in a two day workshop for girls 12 - 18 this June. The workshop is part of Popkollo, a music camp for girls that has over 1600 members and takes place in 6 cities across Sweden.
In comment, Karin and Olaf said: "We think it’s great to be part of Popkollo and ... Read More