Since its 2014 kickoff, President Obama’s “It’s On Us” initiative has led to over 350,000 people pledging to actively combat sexual assault on college campuses nationwide. Now, with a little star power serving as a catalyst to the campaign’s incentive, it looks like “It’s On Us” is headed for continued success. Fighting against the No.… Read More It’s On Us – Lady Gaga and Joe Biden Combat Sexual Assault
Looking at her arguably most-discussed singles alone illuminates the agenda Trainor stands behind—one focused on combatting body shaming, encouraging feminist outlooks and increasing public understanding of consent.… Read More Meghan Trainor – An Advocate For Social Change
At this point, fans of House of Cards should know what the show is all about. The Emmy-winning Netflix series presents itself initially as a smart, insider political drama, but in actuality, it is a primetime soap. In essence, House of Cards is a guilty-pleasure without the guilt—the best kind. The change began in season… Read More House of Cards season 4 offers hope of a return-to-form
Ariana Grande’s new track let fans know her man makes her feel “dangerous,” and it’s a safe bet that her chart-topping status does too. The 22-year-old singer’s forthcoming album Dangerous Woman isn’t set for release until May 20, but her promotional tracks’ successes have already suggested her next installment will be another Billboard triumph. The… Read More Ariana Grande is one “Dangerous Woman”
Vampire Weekend band members might have some choice words to describe democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, but “A-Punk” definitely isn’t one of them. Band lead singer and guitarist, Ezra Koenig, and drummer and percussionist, Chris Tomson, took the mic at a Northwestern University Sanders rally on Friday, March 11 in support of the democratic nominee.… Read More Vampire Weekend Endorses Bernie Sanders
Bon Iver began the first part of their Asian tour in Seoul, South Korea at Ax Hall on Feb. 21. Originally, multi-instrumentalist Justin Vernon announced that there were no plans for a tour or an album, but they played some new material last year at the Eaux Claires festival in Eau Claires, Wisconsin. This was… Read More An Update on Bon Iver
“Whatever happened to predictability? The milkman, the paperboy, the evening T.V…” Full House is back, and this time it is slightly Fuller, but make no mistake. The theme song places an intrinsic value on predictability and the premiere of this sequel series does not forget it. Almost the entire original cast (sans the Olsen twins)… Read More Fuller House – Is It Worth Your Time?
Here she comes again. Despite her signature sparkles and fervent vocals, Dolly Parton explained the Pure & Simple approach to her upcoming North American tour earlier this week. On Monday, March 7, Parton took to Twitter and her official website, teasing the release of her new double-disk record – a clear affirmation that age won’t… Read More Dolly Parton – Here She Comes Again
A new TV show called Love following the romantic endeavors of two individuals who are also drawn to each other screams of clichés, but when I saw that it would stream on Netflix (famous for streaming), star Gillian Jacobs (famous for Community), and was created by Judd Apatow (famous for everything), I decided to give… Read More Is Judd Apatow’s “Love” Worth It?
Demi Lovato’s power ballad “Stone Cold” and its frostbitten music video have left us all with goose bumps, and not just because of the video’s arctic feel. The fifth track off the 23-year-old singer’s fifth studio album Confident is arguably Lovato’s most vocally impressive track to date. Featuring cinematic breaks in emotion-heavy lyrics, wedged between… Read More Demi Lovato’s “Stone Cold” Music Video Leaves us with Chills