In case you haven't noticed, 98 Degrees have been creeping into your life this holiday season. They have been in my holiday music rotation since 1999 when the then Motown-signed group released This Christmas. 98 Degrees dropped a brand new Christmas album this October titled, Let It Snow. To support the new songs, band members… Continue reading 98 Degrees Gets Playful with New Holiday Tour
*Author's Note: I wrote this article when applying for a position writing for a Vampire Diaries fansite back in 2013. I didn't get the gig, but found this in my files recently and thought it would be fun to share in honor of the start of TVD's last season. Enjoy! Why is it that no… Continue reading Why Do We Love Bad Vampires… I mean Boys?
Let's face it, being a barista is sometimes a gruesome job. We romanticize it, and how it allows us to pursue our dreams, and connect with people. While that is all true, there is also the downside. We're often underpaid, overworked, and take crap from everyone. The particular coffee shop I currently work in is… Continue reading Traveling Barista Picks: Coffee Shop Playlist
Indie-folk singer/songwriter Taylor Grey maybe your average teenager talking about love, but she somehow brings the conversation to life so eloquently and maturely, yet remains relevant to her age. Her two EPs, Mind of Mine and Mind of Mine II (available here) were released earlier this year and teases at one incredible album from a… Continue reading Meet Singer/Songwriter Taylor Grey: An Old Soul with Youthful Energy
If you watch MTV's Joking Off, you're familiar with the hilarious comedy duo James Manzello and Matt Pavich. These two best friends have been working together for years on funny and addictive YouTube videos. One of my favorites is "Capitale's Hit Single!" With a great beat, silly, but clever lyrics, along with terrific visuals ("this… Continue reading Funny Video: MTV Stars James Manzello + Matt Pavich are Itchy with a B!