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...
After 5 years of anticipating her next release, little black stars (as her fans have been lovingly named) have been blessed with this raw and uninhibited body of work fit for pop royalty. Avril Lavigne may be described many different ways, but hesitant is not one of them. After a harrowing battle with Lyme Disease and a desperate plea for survival, Avril has opened up about...Read more
Handguns x Story Untold x Makeout ONCE Ballroom 1/18/19 Walking into the downtown Somerville venue laden with neon lights and pop punk / alternative rock fans singing along to iconic Paramore, My Chemical Romance, and Neck Deep songs, I knew I was undoubtedly in the right place on January 18th. Doors wouldn’t open for another half hour, so in the meantime, I enjoyed the vibe and the...Read more
After a very difficult battle with Lyme Disease and some serious soul-searching, the angsty punk princess of the 2000s is back and stronger than ever with her new single "Head Above Water". Avril Lavigne has been on the scene since her breakout hit "Complicated" off of her debut album Let Go in 2002, and she's followed that up with monster hits since then, with juggernaut anthems like "Sk8er...Read more