Ilana Kaplan

Interviews

The UK's Jade Bird Found the Truth in Southern US Feminism

How the "Something American" singer-songwriter is inspired by the strong women of her past.
Ilana Kaplan
2.9.18
Interviews

BloodPop® Wants to Take Over the World With Positive Vibes

The 27-year-old songwriter and producer has had a whirlwind come-up, working with Justin Bieber, Madonna, and Lady Gaga. Now, he's just trying to shed his anger.
Ilana Kaplan
11.27.17
Premieres

Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas Made a Bilingual Album So Everyone Could Enjoy It

We're premiering both English and Spanish versions of "Hot To Trot," a track off the Detroit band's June 23 release, 'Telephone/Telefono.'
Ilana Kaplan
5.5.17
Interviews

Pop Powerhouse Betty Who Opens Her Photo Albums

We spoke with the Australian-born artist and raided her photos in advance of her second studio album, 'The Valley.' #tbt
Ilana Kaplan
4.21.17
Interviews

Hitting a Low to Come Up Fearless: Allison Crutchfield’s Next Chapter

From the rubble of Philly band Swearin' – and the biggest heartbreak of her life – the 28-year-old singer returns with her most honest work to date.
Ilana Kaplan
2.21.17
Remembering Things

Twenty Years Later: Remembering the Bratty Punk of The Donnas' Debut LP

We tracked down singer Brett Anderson to talk teen tearaway punk rock and how she wound up back in college.
Ilana Kaplan
1.30.17
Premieres

Hippo Campus Unplug and Drop Out in Their Video for "way it goes"

Social media, bad. Snowy hang times in a cabin, good.
Ilana Kaplan
1.17.17
style rider

Style Rider: Santigold Needs Her Prada Purse and Slip-Ons

There are a lot of dirty floors on tour.
Ilana Kaplan
7.18.16
style rider

Style Rider: Kyary Pamyu Pamyu Needs Plums and Panda Bear Accessories

See how the J-Pop superstar stays looking amazing 24/7.
Ilana Kaplan
6.20.16
Premieres

Stream Tacocat's Totally Awesome New LP 'Lost Time'

Seattle's finest surf-pop feminists kill it on their third album. Plus we talk aliens, mansplaining, and soundtracking 'The Powerpuff Girls.'
Ilana Kaplan
3.24.16
Interviews

La Sera Hit the High Notes

For her fourth record the ex-Vivian Girls bassist adds her husband to the lineup, while Ryan Adams hops on production, and the results rule.
Ilana Kaplan
3.16.16
Interviews

24 Hours in LA with Empire of the Sun: Vodka, Robots, and Lots of Lasers

"I was drinking cocktails made by drones."
Ilana Kaplan
11.10.15
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