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Iggy Azalea, Andrew WK, and the Paradox of Authenticity in Pop Music

The question of authenticity in music is one of those debates that surfaces periodically, and it’s raised its scaly head a few times this week. Most notably, it’s manifested in two places: in Perfect Pussy singer Meredith Graves’ … 1,475 more words


Andrew W.K.: Defender of the Faith

Andrew W.K. has been known as a pretty big goofball in hard rock/metal but the dude does not take crap from anyone when it comes to defending the music we all know and love. 1,438 more words


Quickies: Vancouver's Satan Statue, Andrew W.K.'s defense of metal, and...BLACK BURGER

Another day, another set of news stories we missed while doing our actual jobs. Sigh… oh well, let’s not waste any time; here’s today’s set of Quickies–let’s see what we missed in the world of metal: 188 more words


Andrew W.K. — A Philosopher for Our Times

If you’ve not been reading Andrew W.K.’s life advice column at the Village Voice, you’re really missing out. Since the start of the year, he’s been taking weekly questions from fans, and dispensing some fascinating and thoughtful answers. 1,193 more words


I am dedicating Tuesday’s to new music! I pride myself on having eclectic taste in music. While working at the record label back in New York I was constantly up to date on new releases, new bands, concerts etc; but now I have to keep up on my own. 459 more words


What Has Made Me Happy This Week

You know what? This week has been incredibly depressing. Robin Williams, one of the most gifted and treasured actors on this planet passed away. He gave so much to this world, through comedy and the movies/shows he performed in. 489 more words


Must Read: Immense Wisdom from Andrew WK at Village Voice

Please read every sentence of this piece from the Village Voice. The piece hugely resonates as we are being divided and pitted against each other. I have not read anything so right on in ages that digs to the core of our mind, heart, even soul. 1,259 more words