A version of this article originally appeared on Noisey Netherlands. Shamelessly giving into one’s desire to be filmed has become completely acceptable in our society. Simply walking down the street can become an obstacle course of selfie sticks, vloggers, and impromptu fashion shoots. Which might be why Boiler Room fitsRead More →

In the past, Taylor Swift has aggressively tried, and in some cases succeeded, in trademarking key phrases, lyrics, and words associated with her music and her #brand. She has sought trademarks for “Party Like It’s 1989”™, “Swiftie”™, “Swifties”™, “This Sick Beat”™, “‘Cause We Never Go Out of Style,”™, “Nice toRead More →

‘We Share Our Blood’ will land on September 28 on Ghostly International/Make It Rain. Ouri will soon debut on Ghostly International with her We Share Our Blood EP, scheduled for September 28 release.   Ouri is a DJ, electronic producer, and multi-instrumentalist. Hailing from South America by way of France, she producesRead More →

Aretha Franklin was always on the defense. From advocating for the release of Angela Davis, to always keeping her mink on her at all times, to wiping her biography of anything “dark and gritty,” to demanding her payments in cash before any performance, Miss Franklin has always required what herRead More →