On Tuesday, September 10 (the day after the US Open ends) on PBS at 8 p.m. Tune in for the premiere of “American Masters Billie Jean King”
Cannonball – The Breeders The sisters Deal were in a band together called The Breeders back in the 90′s. Rumor has it that Kim Deal, a former member of The Pixies, taught her sister Kelley Deal to play bass and one week later they recorded Last Splash. Fun fact about this video: Styled by X-Girl [...]
Keeping in line with the Aaliyah tribute this week, we’re posting TRY AGAIN by Aaliyah. This video is from the Romeo Must Die movie and when this song came out it was EVERYWHERE. Her music really stands the test of time. RIP AALIYAH.
1992 was a good year for music, fashion & puppy love. If you were alive in ’92, you probably know this hit by girl group Jade.
RIP AMY WINEHOUSE
Everybody Knows [LIVE / Acoustic] by 90′s band Concrete Blonde from MTV’s 120 Minutes. This is a cover song, the original by Leonard Cohen. The Concrete Blonde version was featured in the 1990 cult classic, Pump Up The Volume with Christian Slater and Samantha Mathis. The Pump Up The Volume soundtrack also featured other “alternative” [...]
Alisha’s Baby Talk to satisfy all of your freestyle needs. More on ALISHA here. Ladies, we do believe this is where the origins of guidos (us), arsim (Israel), shalala (France) and others who fit this funny stereotype began.
The highly anticipated opening of the Venice Beach-based print shop, POST NO BILLS launches with a unique ten-year retrospective from the acclaimed Brooklyn-based artist collaborative− FAILE. Recognized for their bold graphic imagery gracing street, museum and gallery walls worldwide, FAILE− the multimedia artist duo− celebrates their roots in printmaking with over a decade’s worth of [...]
Nina Simone is one of those true artists whose talent exuded from every pore of her being. Much of her work was dedicated to confronting the cultural immorality that existed (and still exists) such as racism, classism and sexism. She confronted what it was like to be a poor, black, southern woman in America, a [...]
If you grew up listening to punk rock you’ve probably heard of The Vice Squad and lead singer, Beki Bondage (born Rebecca Louise Bond). When punk broke, the Women’s Movement had barely ended or should we say it had just begun? In a world dominated by men, Beki Bondage, was tough enough to stand tall, [...]
Since it’s Memorial Day Weekend, what better way to honor your three day than to post HOLIDAY by Madonna. Enjoy your time off!
Certainly, you were not expecting anything less of the flashback section than to see a Muppet Show sketch featuring the lovely and legendary Linda Ronstadt. Here Ms. Ronstadt serenades the muppets of the “bayou” in a very unflattering but funny costume. Regardless of her wardrobe selection (it’s bayou chic I suppose), her voice triumphs, especially [...]
Who isn’t in love with Blondie front woman Deborah Harry? 1976′s In The Sun is just as relevant today as it was 35 years ago. A few things to notice: Deborah’s hair – the color is amazing, it’s dark underneath the platinum, her disco bangs are perfectly framing her face and those tight pink jeans… [...]
Love Like This Before – Faith Evans Crazy rollerskating moves and a whole lot of costume changes!!! A song from a fun era in music, when New York & Bad Boy were pumping out the hits. Do you feel summer coming? WE DO!
80′s babies rejoice with Cyndi Lauper’s emo pop anthem, “True Colors“. Cyndi really epitomized self-expression and originality. So go on girl, be you – show those true colors! This is a great song to send to a loved one having a hard time or just to be NICE.
A classic from 1992 – Jade’s “Don’t Walk Away Boy” intro was definitely on many a mixtape from junior high!
Earth Girls are Easy!! http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Earth_Girls_Are_Easy Since it’s Earth Day, here are some tips for being green: http://www.epa.gov/earthday/tips.htm
As soon as I saw this picture today I knew that I would want to know everything I could about it and that I would want to share it. This is a great photo. I have never heard of Teresa Graves or any of her acting projects before but I think I’m obsessed. She seems [...]
Age Ain’t Nothing But A Number – Aaliyah (RIP)
Loving You – Minnie Riperton (Maya Rudolph’s Mama) With a vocal range like an angel, Minnie Riperton’s 1975 hit “Loving You” still coos softly at our heart strings.
Easy Life – The Bodysnatchers Women in the 2 Tone ska movement mixed female cultural politics with the upbeat rhythm of Britain’s powerful blend of 1960′s Jamaican + 80′s pop & punk styles.
Bull in the Heather – Sonic Youth
Kids in America – Kim Wilde Classic 80′s tune and Kim’s style is on point. Inspiring for this upcoming Spring season!!! Are you in it to win it? Brought to you by Ladies Lotto. Please visit http://www.ladieslotto.com.
Caught Out There – Kelis As Kelis says “I HATE YOU SO MUCH RIGHT NOW!” Happy Valentine’s Day. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N3JFwd1bk4Q Are you in it to win it? Brought to you by Ladies Lotto. Please visit http://www.ladieslotto.com.