Ilana Kaplan

Interviews

England's Jade Bird Found the Truth in Southern Feminism

How the "Something American" singer-songwriter is inspired by the strong women of her past.
Ilana Kaplan
2.8.18
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
11.25.17
Culture

How the Kardashians Have Forced Us to 'Keep Up' for 10 Goddamn Years

In the past decade, Kim Kardashian went from being Paris Hilton's stylist to an inescapable media figure who has been compared, seemingly sincerely, to Andy Warhol. Here's how she did it.
Ilana Kaplan
9.25.17
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
5.4.17
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
4.20.17
Premieres

Tel Aviv's Fearless Noga Erez and Her New Song "Off the Radar"

With her uncompromising weird-pop, this 26-year-old singer holds a mirror to a generation's foibles, the Israeli government, and human accountability.
Ilana Kaplan
4.4.17
Premieres

Introducing Jesse Jo Stark and Her Melancholic, 70s Retro Video for "Driftwood"

She may be a well-connected LA cool kid, but her collaborations with Jonathan Rice and Grandaddy's Jason Lytle spotlight this 20-something's real songwriting chops. So we tracked her down.
Ilana Kaplan
3.22.17
Interviews

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

From the rubble Philly band Swearin'—and the biggest heartbreak of her life—the 28-year-old singer returns with her debut solo LP: her most searingly honest work to date.
Ilana Kaplan
2.19.17
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
1.27.17
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: Nylo Needs Drugs and Digital Friends

The singer-songwriter talks us through her road essentials.
Ilana Kaplan
10.30.16
style rider

Style Rider: Springtime Carnivore's Greta Morgan Needs a Swimsuit and a Thermos

And the color red remains essential.
Ilana Kaplan
10.1.16
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