Bittersweet: Two New Tracks Surface from Sophie Ellis-Bextor's Upcoming Album, 'Make A Scene'

Oh, Sophie Ellis-Bextor. After over six months (and counting!), the British disco queen's highly anticipated fourth studio album, Make A Scene, continues to lie in limbo, facing a seemingly endless series of push-backs and delays. As the record remains but a twinkling star in the far-off…


Introduucing...Ed Drewett!

Having just penned the #1 debut single for the rather attractive boy band The Wanted ("All Time Low"), as well being featured on Professor Green's springtime smash ("I Need You Tonight"), Virgin Records' latest male pop sensation Ed Drewett isn't exactly a stranger to the UK pop charts at the…


Sky Ferreira Interview

Teenage Dreamz: Interview With...Sky Ferreira!

"The thing is I don't know when to shut my mouth. That's the problem." Sky Ferreira is an 'it' girl. Immortalized by the industry's top photographers (Rankin, for instance, took the snapshot above), suited and styled by the most desirable modern couturiers, and produced by arguably the biggiest…


Guest Muuse: Sam Lansky's "Fame Fatale: The Rise of Sky Ferreira"

So, this is something new and interesting. The night before my interview with Sky Ferreira, I received a vaguely mysterious e-mail from MuuMuse reader Sam Lansky with an attachment entitled "Fame Fatale." The e-mail suggested that the attached may assist me in preparing for my interview. As soon…


Sia: We Are Born (Album Review)

For years, Australian songstress Sia Furler's name was inextricably linked to all things blue. There were her cosmic, soulful ballads with Zero 7 including "Destiny," assorted slow burning singles from 2004 album, Colour the Small One such as "Where I Belong" and "Don't Bring Me Down" and of…


Sia: Clap Your Hands (Video Premiere)

Well, it's just all fun and games for Sia these days, now isn't it?! Above is the video premiere for the singer's joyous new Greg Kurstin-produced single, "Clap Your Hands." Not only is it hilariously campy, colorful and muppet-tastic, but it's incredibly crafted as well. I can only imagine how…


Cover Story: The Artwork for Sia's New Single, "Clap Your Hands"

They had style, they had grace...Sia Furler gives good face. The incredible Greg Kurstin-produced "Clap Your Hands" will be released on May 31. You can hear it in full right here now.


Dreams: Rumored Tracks for Kylie Minogue's Eleventh Studio Album

Earlier today, Muuser Cobraestilo tweeted me with a flurry of rumored Kylie songs and producer names. While I'm not usually one for supporting the rumor mill (it's a terribly dirty industry), I'm occasionally open to indulging in the delight of what could be. You know, just a little……


Where Life Begins: The Tracklisting to Sia's We Are Born Revealed

Finally: it's time to reveal the track listing to Sia's We Are Born! The singers' fourth studio album will feature 14 bright, colorful new tracks produced by Greg Kurstin, including an immense cover of Madonna's "Oh Father." Trust me--it's properly amazing. One of these songs is the most…


Space Girl: Gabriella Cilmi is "On A Mission"

Move over, Little Boots--there's a new space-age disco diva in town. Gabriella Cilmi, the 18-year old Aussie songstress responsible for last year's "Sweet About Me" has returned to Earth. Well, sort of. "On A Mission" is a hectic, intergalactic neo-disco rave, where Cilmi's raspy vocals (a kind…


Ke$ha: Animal (Album Review)

"When I woke up, I was like what did I do last night? Like what did I do? I fucked up... story of my life." Nicole "Snookums" Polizzi, Jersey Shore Congratulations...it's 2010! Who's ready to drink? That's the lasting, ever-present theme of Animal, the long-awaited debut album from Ke$ha. (That's…


Forever Waiting...

Last night, a friend and I were going back and forth regarding some of the best, most under-appreciated tracks from one of pop's leading producers, Greg Kurstin. Among the lengthy list was one that inspired a great deal of "OMG!"ing upon its recollection: "Waiting Game," the hidden gem from Rachel…