All of these songs were ubiquitous. They were in the Top 10 of the US charts. They permeated the culture and colored everyone’s life.
Madonna reminds me of the creepy old goth who used to hang out at the club hitting on the teenage girls – she’s just too old for this.
You can’t please everyone, and taste is subjective
Hello from Olympia, WA – 5: Go Team Tour Diary Entry from March 1989: NYC – Madonna vs. Jad Fair and The Shaggs
the new Madonna record just came out yesterday and we wanted to dance
If a woman is photographed drunk at any point, the narrative becomes one of inevitability
Does the marketplace necessarily kill radicalism or is it ever possible to be subversive in the mainstream?
Ryan Schreiber should be, if not ashamed, then more than a little embarrassed at the moment. Calling someone an asshole for raising a middle finger to a Super Bowl camera when you run a website and a music festival that has no problem promoting songs about rape, misogyny, and homophobia is empty and pathetic.
Some people say that little girls are meant to be seen and not heard. Well I say OH BONDAGE, UP YOURS!
Everett True reacts to Ryan Schreiber’s article about M.I.A. pretty much exactly the way you’d expect him to
I shudder to think what he’ll make of Russian feminist punk rock collective Pussy Riot
Meat Loaf is actually inedible.