Archive | Katy Perry


Bumbershoot preview: Katy Perry

A few weeks ago, after Sub Pop made a very generous offer of $10,000 to the Northwest Film Forum during their emergency fundraising campaign, I made a comment on Twitter that I would refrain from making any critical comments about one of the label’s highly regarded local bands for the remainder of the week (this […]

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First acts confirmed for Bumbershoot

I doubt this is an April Fool’s joke so I’ll put it out there, Bumbershoot announced the first list of acts to play this year. There are certainly some that I’m really excited to see (some again) and others I’ll pass on. I know there’ll be a lot of people bitching about Katy Perry but […]

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Starbucks releases Valentine's Day comp details (super secret?)

Okay, not only is the track list insane, but I'm a sucker for a sweet graphic: How gorgeous is that? Seriously. And check this out, straight from Starbucks: Everyone loves a love song. We approached some of our favorite artists and asked them to cover a tune that's touched their hearts. The result is Sweetheart, […]

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New Releases From Easy Street Records

TEAM GINA! They have a new record, they rule, and they are gonna be part of the sure-to-go-down-in-history "Exile In {Imaginary} Girlville" TIG Anniversary Party! Wa-hoo! Katy Perry has the media a-buzz. Her new record One Of The Boys is out today, featuring the single "I Kissed a Girl" (not to be confused with the […]

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I Kissed a Girl

Katy Perry's publicists have done a fine job filling my inbox as of late, promoting her song "I Kissed a Girl," the first single off her debut record, One of the Boys, which releases June 17th. Everytime I see the subject line "I Kissed a Girl," however, I'm transported back to 1995, when Jill Sobule had a […]

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