An Interview with Paul Simon, One of the Last Burning Stars in the Pre-Internet Galaxy
Paul Simon was taking about cultural appropriation before the Internet was even born, but what does the seasoned songwriter think about modern pop in today's hyper-connected world?
Is Western Yoga Cultural Appropriation?
Yes, but that doesn't mean white people can't practice it.
We Talked to FKA twigs' Voguing Collaborator Derek FKA Jamel Prodigy
Part of twigs' acclaimed Congregata show, Derek's lessons directly inspired "Figure 8," so we caught up with the vogue don to discuss dancing, appropriation and the magic of FKA.
The Folk Feminist Struggle Behind the Chola Fashion Trend
When I see the rebel Latino subculture being sampled and recontextualised by bourgeois white fashion designers, pop singers, or celebrity starlets, I can't help but roll my eyes.
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What We Want From Popstars in 2015
How can music move forward when our idea of what makes a popstar "controversial" is making everything increasingly boring?
Is Avril Lavigne's New Video Really the Worst Music Video of All Time?
Let's have a look, scene by scene.
Miley Cyrus Needs to Take an African American Studies Class
What the hell's going on in her latest video?
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