“Megan and I took our hippie bullshit feelings back to Bonnaroo this summer and it was everything we dreamed it would be and a couple of things we didn’t want or enjoy, like heatstroke.”
A playlist full of walking-down-the-street-in-your-own-happy-music-video music.
They wear mustaches and snapbacks. I really don’t know what else we could ask for from the universe.
Hymns for a 3 a.m. waffle brunch situation
Who are the QPOC or POC artists that we bob and weave to on an everyday basis? In the spirit of our A-Camp QPOC group The Speakeasy, here is a Block Party playlist for everyone to enjoy.
You’d think that since it’s summertime, I’d be cruising around with the top down, sipping on lemonade, wearing super cool neon shades and blasting high-energy tracks about lipgloss or whatever. Instead, I’m finding myself drawn to mopey women with guitars, plodding dance beats and navel-gazing, introspective lyrics.
Is it pop because there are so many catchy hooks? Is it rock because it has that new wave-y grungy garage sound? Is it electronic music because it has synthetic drums and cymbals, deep bass drums, and clap tracks that have the authenticity of a sitcom laugh track?
Quotes from a new Rolling Stone cover story just make explicit the themes she’s been shredding about for years.
Sometimes you think your life is gonna look one way, and then it turns out to actually be another way. Here’s your musical journey from heart-smash to bird-land!
Just because it’s summer doesn’t mean your neverending avalanche of feelings has abated.
Punchy, hooky tunes with a punchy, hooky drink to wash it all down.
Morning is a glorious time. Morning with you weirdos is even better.
No matter what you like to do to express your own personal brand of Femme, this music will help you get there.
Do you know which former Disney child star wrote the lyric, “If the light is off then it isn’t on”?
Put some music in your ears and some mezcal in your mouth.
Like you needed another excuse to keep listening to Beyoncé.
Let’s all talk about our crushes and listen to crush music and pine over dreamboats forever
Later this year, AOL is putting out over a dozen online reality shows made by and starring a variety of celebrities. One of the most notable is “So Much More,” a show starring Against Me!’s transgender frontwoman Laura Jane Grace.
Won’t you join me in clinging to the past while yearning for the future?
The 90s are still back, the 00s are almost back, and the world keeps turning, churning out more cute chicks with nontraditional haircuts singing about broken hearts and new beginnings.