Topic: Musicians

10 Must See Female Artists From Coachella’s Newly-Announced Lineup

10 Must See Female Artists From Coachella's Newly-Announced Lineup

As all you music festival lovers out there may know, Coachella just announced its 2014 lineup last night. As with many music (and film, and literary…) gatherings, Coachella can be a bit of a boys’ club. Nevertheless, there are plenty of amazing female musicians who will be putting on amazing acts that you should see, whether they’re solo acts or part of a group. Here are but a few of them. More »

Hell Has A ‘Special Place’ For Women Who Don’t Support Taylor Swift — Including Tina Fey & Amy Poehler

Hell Has A 'Special Place' For Women Who Don't Support Taylor Swift -- Including Tina Fey & Amy Poehler

Four things:
1) Taylor Swift is getting rull, rull annoying.
2) Taylor Swift made a friend comment on her lovelife because doing so is “against her rules.”
3) Taylor Swift & Harry Styles’ relationship just got a whole lot creepier after this revelation.
4) Don’t ever, ever, ever say mean stuff about Tina Fey & Amy Poehler. More »

Kelly Clarkson Says That For Entertainers, The Fashion Can Be Just As ‘Formulaic’ As The Music

Kelly Clarkson Says That For Entertainers, The Fashion Can Be Just As 'Formulaic' As The Music

Well hello there Miss American Idol. Kelly Clarkson might not have meant to make a cutting comment about her industry and the stars that inhabit it, but her discussion about fashion in the music industry was rather perceptive if you ask me. Let’s all think about how many artists lately have used their fashion choices to gain publicity in a crowded market. Sure, Lady Gaga is the easiest target, but Rihanna, Jessie J and Lana Del Ray are all well-known examples. And while these ladies are seen as making very unique choices, they normally have a huge sex-appeal component with a dash of trendiness or high fashion for balance. More »

Gallery: Relevant Looks From MTV’s New Show ‘Weird Vibes’

Gallery: Relevant Looks From MTV's New Show 'Weird Vibes'

OMG guys, MTV is playing music videos again. What a funny and original joke I’ve just made. Anyway, I’m pretty excited about their new web show Weird Vibes. It’s produced by Shirley Braha, the same rock nerd who brought us the late lamented TV show “New York Noise,” and it features a lot of artists who I think deserve to reach a wider audience. Also: some fine outfits. Here are a few of my favorite looks from the very first episode, “It’s Not Easy Being A Buzzband.” More »

Poll: Who Is Worse To Date, Actors or Musicians?

Poll: Who Is Worse To Date, Actors or Musicians?

The Gloss was just having an informal roundtable discussion about terrible nineties alternative rock (namely, can we tell Puddle of Mudd from Nickelback?) (UPDATE: No), and when Jennifer said she had no clue about this stuff to begin with, Lilit cringed and said, “I dated some musicians in the nineties.” We all agreed this was a bad idea, because dating musicians generally means a sacrifice of any kind of, oh, I don’t know, reliability? Seems like More »