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“I Just Like The Beat”: Excusing Offensive Content In Music

“I Just Like The Beat”: Excusing Offensive Content In Music

One of the most controversial music-related debates is how we as listeners are expected to take responsibility for the music we listen to. It isn’t rare for some of our… Read more »

Women Every Woman Needs to Know: Fiona Apple

Women Every Woman Needs to Know: Fiona Apple

Name: Fiona Apple Occupation: Musician Date of Birth: September 13, 1977 Birthplace: New York, New York Zodiac Sign: Virgo (Information provided by Biography.com, Notablebiographies.com, Imdb.com, and Wikipedia.) Fiona Apple soared… Read more »

Album Review: Lana Del Rey Convinces Us Again with Ultraviolence

Album Review: Lana Del Rey Convinces Us Again with Ultraviolence

Since her mysterious debut in 2012, Lana Del Rey has always been the subject of feminist and popular scrutiny. For some reason, probably the best, it never really got to… Read more »

Album Review: Damon Albarn’s Everyday Robots

Album Review: Damon Albarn’s Everyday Robots

If you’re a fan of the virtual band Gorillaz, you may be pleasantly surprised to learn that Damon Albarn, the songwriter and voice behind the group, has just released his… Read more »

A Tribute: Nirvana Forever

A Tribute: Nirvana Forever

Re-posted from Yours From India I have to admit one thing first. Fully guilty, I am not an 80s child. I was born into the arms of the revolutionary grunge scene,… Read more »

Women Every Woman Needs to Know: Debbie Harry

Women Every Woman Needs to Know: Debbie Harry

Name: Debbie Harry Occupation: Musician Birthday: July 1, 1945 Birthplace: Miami, Florida Full Name: Deborah Ann Harry Zodiac Sign: Cancer • Best known as the frontwoman (and only woman) of… Read more »

The Worst Christmas Song Ever: Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer

The Worst Christmas Song Ever: Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer

**Beware of attempted humor Happy holidays from AGT! I wanted to do something special for our readers, and my first thought was to write a piece on my very favorite… Read more »

Race and Music

Race and Music

Being a southern, African-American saxophonist with a big, ‘nappy’ afro has placed me in a box that I am constantly trying to claw myself out of. I am unable to… Read more »

Musical Musings: FreeTEMPO

Musical Musings: FreeTEMPO

    Musical Musings: FreeTEMPO   By Lauren Harris:   I hate to admit it but I’m not a person who listens to albums. When I find songs that I… Read more »

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