Tag: music

2014 in review: music

2014 in review: music

It’s that time of year again! I can’t believe 2014 is already coming to an end. It’s been such an eventful and exciting year (as evidenced by the significant lack of posts on here – my apologies!) and I love that music can play such […]

best of 2012: music

best of 2012: music

With the official Gangnam Style YouTube clip hitting 1 billion views just an hour or so ago, it seems a great time to discuss the best songs of the year. Of course, the K-Pop hit has to be up there, along with Carly Rae Jepson’s […]

friday film: all i want for christmas is you

friday film: all i want for christmas is you

It’s time to get festive! It’s less than two weeks until Christmas and as I type, the snow is falling outside my window in big, fluffy flakes. If your weather is a little less conducive to a festive mood, the below clip ought to get […]

kylie minogue and dolce & gabbana want you!

kylie minogue and dolce & gabbana want you!

Australian songbird Kylie Minogue has teamed up with Italian designers Dolce & Gabbana for a fabulous competition. Entries are being sought for a t-shirt design inspired by Kylie’s Aphrodite – Les Folies tour and in particular her tour wardrobe designed by Dolce & Gabbana. The […]

in the news: daft punk does coke

in the news: daft punk does coke

I know your first thought when you read the title was probably a little more illicit than the truth – Daft Punk has teamed up with Coca-Cola for the 2011 edition of Coke Club. Last year, we saw Karl Lagerfeld’s stylish take on the contour […]

design a t-shirt for queen

design a t-shirt for queen

Legendary rock band Queen is preparing for its 40th birthday – and they need a hand from your creative selves. In partnership with Talenthouse, Queen is offering fashion designers, illustrators and graphic designers the chance to become part of history by creating a t-shirt design […]

best dressed at the 2011 grammys

best dressed at the 2011 grammys

As I mentioned earlier, yesterday was a big day on the red carpet. First we had the BAFTAs in London and then we had the Grammys in LA. Let’s check out the outfits at the latter. The Grammys are usually much more out there fashion-wise […]

friday film (clip): big jet plane

friday film (clip): big jet plane

Angus and Julia Stone took out the number one spot in Triple J’s Hottest 100 for 2010 (an Australia Day institution for those readers from overseas). While it wasn’t one of my votes, its easy tune and sweet lyrics have been swirling around my head […]

2010 in review: music

2010 in review: music

Around this time each year, I search through my mind in an attempt to remember the ten best songs I rocked out to / belted out in my car / danced to all night / etc. I take my voting in the Triple J Hottest […]

friday film: viral love letter

friday film: viral love letter

I’m a hopeless romantic so this sweet YouTube clip totally sucked me in, even though it screams “gimmick to promote the band”. Walter C. May’s girlfriend moved away to Duke University for graduate school and to show her that the distance between them didn’t matter, […]

in the news: silent song

in the news: silent song

I’ve had trouble coming up with something to blog about today so what does one do when words fail? Turn to silent song, of course. The British charity single, “2 Minute Silence” has been released to support the Royal British Legion ahead of Remembrance Sunday […]

in the news: the iphone band

in the news: the iphone band

Atomic Tom, a four-piece band from Brooklyn, have been performing for a while but nobody really paid them much attention. After all, there are a lot of semi-decent bands in NYC. Over the past few days, however, this band has become rather popular. On Friday, […]