Weezer will team up with anyone

November 2nd, 2009 · Comments Off on Weezer will team up with anyone

My appreciation for the Weezer catalog ends with Pinkerton. Everything since has been pretty consistently terrible, particularly the “Beverly Hills”-era, though I do have a soft spot for that “Hash Pipe” single off the Green record. But beyond that, bad news all around. So, Weezer songs in 2009 seem beyond crazy to me, not to […]

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Chuck is to Pete Doherty as Blair is to Kelly Clarkson as Jenny is to Courtney Love?

May 6th, 2009 · Comments Off on Chuck is to Pete Doherty as Blair is to Kelly Clarkson as Jenny is to Courtney Love?

Gossip Girl’s Taylor Momsen, the sixteen year-old actress who plays Jenny Humphrey on the teen soap, fronts a band called Pretty Reckless. Of course, she does. This is the third cast member to parlay tween fame into a burgeoning music career. Ed Westwick has his Pete Doherty homage and Leighton Meester has been testing the […]

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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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