VIDEO: The Pretty Reckless “Make Me Wanna Die”

September 20th, 2010 · 1 Comment

After reading what Tim Gunn had to say about his experience with Taylor Momsen on the set of Gossip Girl, all of my suspicions were confirmed: Taylor Momsen is just as insufferably annoying as one might expect. The concept for this video by her “band” The Pretty Reckless is, uh, swinging low on the cultural […]

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Sonic Youth on Gossip Girl: Ugh

October 13th, 2009 · 5 Comments

So, The Sonic Youths were on Gossip Girl last night. It was so weird and uncomfortable. Worlds colliding and all that. And Kim Gordon officiated Rufus and Lily’s wedding? It made me cringe in places I don’t even understand. And an acoustic version of “Star Power” is not what the doctor ordered. I know Kim […]

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Leak: Leighton Meester “Birthday” stream

April 24th, 2009 · Comments Off on Leak: Leighton Meester “Birthday” stream

Leighton Meester of Gossip Girl has signed a deal with Universal Republic Records, and her debut solo album will be released this fall. This is the first leaked track, entitled “Birthday”, which is a collaboration with Awesome New Republic. Meester’s voice certainly works in this sugary pop context, but the song is slightly edgier than […]

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