Archive for the ‘Music’ Category

ABBA was a Swedish pop music group formed in Stockholm in 1972, consisting of Anni-Frid “Frida” Lyngstad, Björn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson and Agnetha Fältskog. They became one of the most commercially successful acts in the history of popular music, topping the charts worldwide from 1972 to 1983. ABBA gained international popularity employing catchy song hooks, […]

Robin Miriam Carlsson, better known by her stage name Robyn (born 12 June 1979) is a Swedish recording artist and singer-songwriter. Robyn became known in the late nineties for her worldwide dance-pop hits “Show Me Love” and “Do You Know (What It Takes)” from her debut album Robyn Is Here (1997). Robyn entered Melodifestivalen 1997 […]

If you are in Berlin and like shopping you must go to The Corner. It is a kind of Berlin’s Collete. The Corner’s selection of contemporary couture includes labels like Balmain, Ysl, Balenciaga, Chloé, Prada, artist monographs, avant-garde zines and blue-chip art from local A-list galleries. Designer furniture, cosmetics and an impressive bar stocked mostly […]

Scissor Sisters front man Jake Shears has spent a lot of time showing off his newly toned body in recent photo shoots, but that’s not his butt on the cover of the band’s latest album, Night Work. The spandex-covered derriere shot was taken by photographer Robert Mapplethorpe, who died in 1989. His images will be […]

This morning in Paris, attendees of Viktor & Rolf’s men’s Spring/Summer 2011 show got a real treat: a live, semi-unplugged performance by La Roux, the English synth-pop band whose frontwoman, Elly Jackson, melds the ginger-hued vulnerability of Molly Ringwald with androgynous New Wave styling. “We asked her to come with just a keyboard,” says Viktor […]

Madonna returns to once again represent Dolce & Gabbana‘s main brand for Fall/Winter 2010-11, photographed by Steven Klein (who shot the Spring/Summer 2010 ads as well as the current men’s campaign).

Superstar entertainer Madonna, who has adopted two children from Malawi and is building a school there, has released a statement on the pardoning of Steven Monjeza and Tiwonge Chimbalanga. She also asks for people to share their thouhgts on the release of the couple. Her full statement reads: Dear Friend, I have always believed love […]