What do you think of when you hear of Taylor Swift? Maybe you remember her younger days with majestic long, curly blonde hair lamenting about unrequited romance while shedding "Teardrops on My Guitar". Or maybe you think of her more recent work like the techno-pop masterpiece that is her album 1989 or her angsty no-holds-barred Reputation era. Regardless of how you perceive her...
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Brave, confident, punk-rock, pop princess of the 2000s. These are just a few characteristics that may come to mind when thinking of the epically feminine yet edgy persona that is Avril Lavigne. Her music was the soundtrack to so many childhood and teenage years, and a lot of her popularity is due to her connection with nostalgia and the passage of time. But now, a...Read more
Never Coming Home Interview 9/28/19 [caption id="attachment_37390" align="alignleft" width="300"] Great shot of the band taken by Denise Bass Photography via Aidan's Instagram @a.e.sullivan[/caption] I recently got to sit down with the boys of the newly-minted Rhode Island pop punk band Never Coming Home, and we chatted all about their experiences with starting a band from the ground up while juggling...Read more
Pop punk is an interesting genre that seems to exist beyond the limits of time. Although its origin is commonly associated with the heyday of Nirvana-esque grunge until it came of age in the early 2000s with acts like Green Day and Paramore, pop punk is still alive and well today. Never Coming Home is an energetic and ambitious band of high school juniors who...Read more