If you haven't heard of Max Gomez, you will. Hailing from Taos, New Mexico, this young singer/songwriter has what it takes to make it the long haul. His music is lyrical and immediately captures your heart. Raised by an artisanal furniture craftsman, Gomez has worked with his hands (and dare I say his heart) his entire life. While he splits his time between New Mexico and Kansas, it is the artistic culture of Taos has nurtured the growth of his talent. ...more
A citizens' action group called E.A.R.P.L.U.G.S. has started a petition to ban assault guitars and to demand that guitar stores must do more thorough background checks on people who purchase guitars and amplifiers. ...more
Pop songstress and style icon Rihanna was arguably one of the best-dressed on the red carpet at this year’s Grammy Awards. She showed up rocking a long goddess-like red gown, and a complimentary beauty look that made heads turn. Instead of her edgy rocker cut, she sported long, wavy locks, paired with a bold red lip, red nails, and a sultry cat eye.
"Jessie is a friend..." If those words incite you to scream a little when you first hear them, you must be a Rick Springfield fan. If they don't and you're not, you won't be able to understand this writing. There's something about being a long-time Rick fan that only fellow Rick fans seem to value, or so I've found. Since I was 11 years old I've been "Rick's biggest fan." This fact bonded me forever to my then-and-now best friend as she's his co-biggest fan. ...more
At Sunday’s Grammy awards, Janelle Monae hit the red carpet with a matte face, bold red lips, and luscious lashes. Although her signature color palette is black and white, her makeup always seems to tie in with her classic ensembles. Her face is always nothing short of flawless, with bold pops of color.
The 55th Annual Grammy Awards came with some much-mocked dress code restrictions -- "no side boob" or "butt crack" was to show on this year's red carpet.
Nevertheless, celebrities came dressed to impress. In fact, I think there was a bit of a rebellion going on, considering all the skin that was showing, especially The Leg Out trend. ...more
My favorite part of the Grammys (aside from seeing Chris Brown lose to Frank Ocean because...*sigh*) are always the incredible musical matchups. Last night was no exception. Below, a few of my favorite Grammy moments, just waiting to be relived over a cup of coffee.
It was Grammy Awards night, and what that means in 2013 is another night on the red carpet for Beyonce, fresh off of her Super Bowl half-time appearance last week. All entertainment eyes seem to be on Bey all of the time, but this season, and on Grammy night? They're magnified.