Monthly Archives: April 2012

Album Review: Beware and Be Grateful by Maps and Atlases

I have been an ardent fan of Maps & Atlases ever since I had the good fortune of working a small show of theirs in Philadelphia, after which Dave Davison (singer/guitarist) played a short acoustic set on the sidewalk outside … Continue reading

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Maria’s Getting Into Spring

Winter is finally over, and now we get our big chance to finally break into spring! But transitioning your wardrobe might be hard. Maria Garcia helps us get our feet wet and tackle our closets. The Atlantic City native, and mother of … Continue reading

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Jimmy Connors of The OverUnder Talks Music, Family, and Weird Habits

The OverUnder has essentially become a one-man band fronted by Jimmy Connors. The band started back in 2007 as a quintet but has evolved into J’s solo project. People don’t seem to be complaining if the Facebook page and Youtube … Continue reading

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Why Vashti Bunyan Needs to be in Our Lives.

Believe or not, Vashti Bunyan is an innovator.  The British singer-songwriter debuted her album “Just Another Diamond Day” in 1971.  Unfortunately, it was poorly received.  Maybe it wasn’t the right time, or people were too consumed with Pink Floyd and … Continue reading

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Betsey Johnson Closes Up Shop

Legendary NYC designer Betsey Johnson filed for bankruptcy this week. The nydailynews says that Betsey Johnson will close “most of her 63 freestanding boutiques” and lay off about 350 workers.

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Heidi Klum’s Red Carpet Style

She may be divorced from Seal, but Heidi Klum hasn’t let the fall of her marriage ruin her style. In fact, she looks better than ever! This mother of four hosts “Project Runway” and even has her own jewelry line. … Continue reading

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America’s Own Jasmine Tookes

America’s Jasmine Tookes started modeling commercially when she first entered the modeling world. Just two years after starting she was booking high fashion campaigns and spreads in some of the world’s best fashion magazines. This 21-year-old from Huntington Beach, California … Continue reading

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Something to Make Your Day Infinitely Better

The first time I saw Andrew Bird and St. Vincent in concert, it was on the same bill. They played a wonderful show at D.C.’s 9:30 Club in the fall of 2009, each performing a strong individual set before collaborating … Continue reading

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Miss Domincan Republic Dethroned

It seems like the Miss Universe organization is full of scandal this year. Only about a month ago, Jenna Talackova was almost tossed from the Miss Universe Canada for being transgender, but now, Miss Universe has a married woman on … Continue reading

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Truly Scrumptious by Heidi Klum

Heidi Klum, top model and businesswoman, has taken on a new addition to her growing empire. Coming this September, exclusively to Babies R Us, will be a new collection of babywear called Truly Scrumptious designed by the model mogul herself. … Continue reading

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