Lady Gaga A Star Is Born

The Lady Is a Star: Going Off The Deep End With Gaga

HAAAAOOOAAAAAWAAAHHAAAAAAAHHHHH. I was #blessed to see an advance screening of A Star Is Born this week. Yes, I wore my The Monster Ball Tour tee out of respect. Yes, I'm fully aware that I've had an occasionally...complicated relationship with Lady Gaga, and I've occasionally been more of a Little…


Dua Lipa Electricity

'Electricity': Dua Lipa, Diplo & Mark Ronson Light Up the Dance Floor

Dua Lipa is absolutely electric at the moment. (Duracell's got nothing on her, if you will.) Following the thrilling news that she'll be re-releasing her debut self-titled album and DUA-DU DDU-DUing a collaboration with The Revolution themselves, BLACKPINK, the 23-year-old skyrocketing superstar's…


Fade to Black: In Remembrance of Amy Winehouse

It's a weird, awful phenomenon when an artist dies. There's the initial news reports, the disbelief, the outcry and sorrow from fans, the pandering by non-fans crawling out from the woodwork, the detractors, the well-intentioned wise words, the mean-spirited off-color jokes and everything else in…


Kitsune Maison Compilation 11 Makes the Hipsters Dance (Album Review and Giveaway)

Kitsuné, seminal purveyors of fashionable dance music, are out with their latest collection of well-curated indie pop cuts this week. Here are some reasons why this is a good thing: 1. Although most Kitsuné compilations skew heavily toward the indie dance spectrum, this one is actually "indie…


Power Pop: Interview with...Chris Braide!

I don't want to tempt fate, but if that's not a number one, I'll eat my sofa. As the man responsible for such songs as Diana Vickers' "The Boy Who Murdered Love," The Saturdays' "Chasing Lights," and Will Young's "Anything is Possible," as well as some of the upcoming material from Pixie Lott…


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…


Special Agent Beehive

Huzzah! The rumors are true, and Amy Winehouse is currently recording the potential theme song for the latest James Bond film! BBC News confirmed that Wino, along with Mark Ronson, is currently in the middle of preparing a track for the film's producers, though there's no telling if they're going…


Keeping It English

In case anyone else is interested in various British affairs, here are the list of the nominees for the 2008 Brit Awards. Oh, if only the Grammy lists were like this. And hell to the yes for Girls Aloud finally getting some well-deserved recognition. Pop's dying, people. Resuscitation is found only…