What I Wrote Last Year About Rihanna’s #BBHMM

Rihanna BBHMM

Today I wake up to news that Rihanna and Drake are actually dating. I don’t know if it is really true. I just hope it […]

My Obligatory #LEMONADE Thinkpiece

One of my most popular Facebook status updates went something like this: You don’t have to have an opinion on everything. I believe that to […]

Gutted: Prince Is Dead

Life ain’t nothing but a muffin. We gotta lotta of butter 2 go. The butter is gone. Prince is dead.  I love Prince.  His first […]

Defending Drake and Awkward Black People

Note: I wrote this post back in October of last year.  This week Drake has dropped two new singles, but I am not sure if […]

Always on Point; Never On Fleek

When an old school hip-hop artist dies, it hits me hard. That’s the music of my generation, Generation X. When MCA (Adam Yauch of The […]

Anti-Consumerism Pop: Kreayshawn, Lorde, Lily Allen

When Kreayshawn came out with “Gucci, Gucci” a few year ago, there was much discussion about her authenticity. However, the content of her song were […]

Book Recommendation: Typical Girls, The Story Of The Slits

I didn’t grow up listening to punk. I guess that they were punk rock enthusiasts in Birmingham, Alabama but I didn’t know them. For some […]

Niche List. April 23

This photo was taken on my block. Who abandoned the stuff animals? Hester Street Fair opens this weekend. Now people in Manhattan will not have […]

Only In New York Happened In Austin

With tonight being my last night here at SXSW, I wanted to go see some bands.  First, I checked on Foursquare and Twitter to see […]

One Day Of SXSW Music and Film

SXSW Music is like Mardi Gras without the parades and beads. All the bars have live music and several blocks of East 6th Street are […]