25 songs that will get you pumped for summer

Michael: Although my skin seems totally intolerant of what the sun does to it in the next few months, I still love the summer. Nothing makes me happier than sitting in the sun and doing absolutely fuck all for the day. Well not absolutely, the summer is only the summer if you have your summer songs to go with it. Henry: Amen to that fair prayer. We've spun through 25 of the … [Read more...]

Taylor Swift’s Red threat: a feminist’s favourite worst nightmare

Taylor Swift's Red - a metaphorically heady, literally hearty mix of lost love with overtones of Swiftian self-criticism - is the biggest selling new album of the year. Which is no surprise given Taylor's poised position at the intersection of glossy gossip and confessional, party-rocking pop. But Taylor's position in the musical world is nowhere nearly as easily defined as her … [Read more...]

7 things being 22 entails, according to Taylor Swift

Watch as T-Swift awkwardly transitions from Love Story to ... Morning After Last Night's Love Story. That final plunge into the pool had to symbolic right? Watch, and let's discuss below: … [Read more...]

The 9 Most ‘Acceptable’ Taylor Swift Songs

Acceptable's in quotation-marks because you're never going to persuade everyone someone that successful is credible. But Taylor's having a bit of A Moment right now so here are her 9 best songs to persuade the Swift sceptic in your life (this is for you, my beloved sister)/reinforce your idolisation. It's so bite-size but it's so catchy: … [Read more...]

Taylor Swift gets Sued, Fodder for new Album

Every cloud has a silver lining. And that lining is worth at least two good songs. … [Read more...]