Jack Antonoff: Taking Over Pop Music

For those who pay attention to things like songwriting and producing, you may recognize the name Jack Antonoff. After find major success with the band .fun, winning a Grammy Award for his songwriting in 2011, Antonoff has taken a new direction in his career. Jack Antonoff put together a new group, Bleachers and started writing with/for other artists. I first discovered Jack Antonoff, from Bleachers’ first single “I Wanna Get Better” was an ad I constantly saw on YouTube. It got to the point whe

RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 9 Is Here!

The premiere of season 9 of RuPaul’s Drag Race was last Friday night and it has left everyone gagged. The episode started off with introducing the new contestants with guest judge for the episode Lady Gaga walking in as the 14th contestant. Although the queen were told that no one was going home this episode, they were tested in this episode by competing in a mini pageant, “The Miss Charisma, Uniqueness, Nerve & Talent Pageant”. After displaying their best hometown couture and Gaga inspired piec

Mike’s Guide to Music Festivals

It’s that time of the year again. Where everyone is working on their summer bodies and saving their money to have a weekend binge seeing their favourite bands. That is what a perfect summer weekend is now in our age. The great thing about music festivals now is that there are different kinds of festivals for different kind of people. Do you love staying in a hotel, going to after parties in the city and being clean? Are you the kind the person that doesn’t mind getting a little dirty for 3 days

What To Look Forward To In 2017

As March is ending, some of the year’s hottest albums have dropped, but here are some albums coming this year that I am excited about: Josh Tillman has been teasing us with songs from his new album for a few months now, especially during his Saturday Night Live appearance where he performed two new songs on the show. I have a feeling since so much has change politically in America since the last FJM album released, we are going to see much more of a blunt message in in the new record. We alread

What I’m Listening To: March 29, 2017

Something I get asked by people a lot is “What are you listening to lately?”. Every time I answer this question I wish I could write paragraphs about what I’m listening to and what I appreciate from it. I’ve decide to write a list every now and then for anyone who wonders what I listen to when i’m not listening to my Britney Spears playlist. Also, this list is in no particular order. The first time I had ever heard of Bully was from a friend of mine in Nashville who had seen the band live and t

Grease is the Word

The musical theatre world is hand-jiving with excitement for Grease Live which is being broadcast this Sunday on Fox. Grease Live’s leads are Julianne Hough (Safe Haven, Rock of Ages), who will play Rydall High’s sweetheart, Sandy, and Aaron Tveit (Les Miserables, Graceland), who will play bad boy Danny Zuko. The cast also includes Vanessa Hudgens as Rizzo, Carly Rae Jepsen as Frenchy, Keke Palmer as Marty, Carlos Penavega as Kenickie and minor roles played by Mario Lopez, Ana Gesteyer, and Joe

Alessia Cara: Hometown Pop Star

Singer/songwriter Alessia Cara will be performing Thursday at the Den in Sheridan College’s Davis campus, in her hometown of Brampton, as a part of Sheridan’s Frost Week events. Cara started her music career by uploading videos of herself to Youtube  playing guitar and singing in her bedroom.  She posts everything from covers of her favourite songs to imitations of popular singers. After Cara posted a cover of the song “Sweater Weather” by The Neighbourhood, she received an email from a manage