Marianne Eloise

Interviews

How Pete Wentz Ended Up on a Lil Peep and ILoveMakonnen Collab

"I saw Peep as a kindred spirit," he told us, when we called him to talk about new track "I've Been Waiting."
Marianne Eloise
2.1.19
Op-Eds

Weezer Have Always Been the Goofy Band You Think They Are

This week they released the 'Teal Album', covering TLC, a-ha and more – and of course, some hate it. But isn't their kookiness their charm?
Marianne Eloise
1.25.19
Home Coming

Home Coming: Leicester

A tour of one writer's hometown, one potato fritter at a time.
Marianne Eloise
11.27.18
but actually good

The Lonely Island Have Gone Full Circle and Are Now Under-rated

Ahead of their first live concert, we look back on the guys who famously made "Dick In a Box" (but also a bunch of other good shit).
Marianne Eloise
5.25.18
tv

All Hail Elaine Benes, TV Comedy's Original Messy Bitch

Seinfeld's revolutionary anti-hero with a "big wall of hair" and a "face like a frying pan" is just as important to sitcom writing now as she was in the 90s.
Marianne Eloise
5.14.18
Remembering Things

Remembering Fall Out Boy’s 'Take This To Your Grave'

Fifteen years on, the pop punk group's debut album is a main-stay of the genre, celebrated for its weird quirks and really long song names.
Marianne Eloise
5.8.18
ultra emo

We Made Actual Emos Review Princess Nokia's Emo-Inspired Mixtape

The versatile New York rapper put out 'A Girl Cried Red' last Friday, so we got some ex-diehards to chat about it.
Marianne Eloise
4.17.18
THE SESH

Why Getting Fucked Makes Some of You Fun and Some of You Awful

One lesson we learned: your own expectation of what drink or drugs will do to you plays a big role in their actual effect.
Marianne Eloise
2.21.18
First Dates

An Actual First Date with Actual Pete Wentz

I’d never gone on a date that was any more than “shall we sit in the park until we get bored and kiss?” until this one.
Marianne Eloise
1.19.18
Film

An Oral History of 'Jackass: The Movie'

To celebrate the 15th anniversary of the most legendary stunt film of all time, we spoke to everyone involved.
Marianne Eloise
10.3.17
Remembering Things

Queerness and Socialist Revolution: Why 'High School Musical 2' Is Actually Kind of OK

Here's how a made-for-TV musical aimed at children managed to transcend its core audience to be the best in its franchise.
Marianne Eloise
10.3.17
Fandom Week

Meet the Fans Who Love to Tweet “I Hate Y’All” at Their Faves

"When I call you guys fuckers it's my way of expressing love OK?"
Marianne Eloise
9.26.17
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