28 Nov 13
Going public about one’s mental illness is a double edged sword, as evidenced always. While it has helped millions of mentally ill people to look up to celebrities who are as human as they are, fighting the same demons every single day, it has also caused unfortunate consequences. People like Sinead O’Connor have recently been [...]
To Ever Be Made Whole by Grey explores the journey to adulthood and maturity, which can be a traumatic and often tumultuous phase. It is never easy to let go of defense mechanisms that help an individual to feel important and significant, while nothingness and meaninglessness try to prod an individual ever so regularly. Just [...]
It might be irrelevant at the first instance to connect Naruto with politics or foreign policy. However, the way I see it, Naruto is the perfect allegory that one must understand in order to envision a foreign policy that is built on diplomacy and dialogue, rather than bombs and weapons. Naruto embodies the good and [...]
When it comes to Brazilian literature, the first name that comes to one’s mind is Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis, or as he is usually called, Machado de Assis.
Alternative band Garbage are back again, and they have just announced on their official Twitter stream that their website is up and running. Garbage has announced a contest as well, in which whoever guesses the name of their new album gets two tickets to one of their concerts later this year. A sample of what [...]
Zana Marjanovic and Goran Kostic will soon be the talk of the town, or rather of nations. With a disturbing plot line that explores war, rape, victims of genocide and centuries of hatred, In the Land of Blood and Honey angered several people even when it was just in the process of being directed. Angelina [...]
Electronic music was dead, you thought. Well, all that one thinks needn’t be true, and just because they are not visible on the top radio stations or on the hit lists does not mean they have their takers. In fact, electronic music, electroclash & seedier versions of electroclash like electroporn, electrocrap etc have continued [...]
I don’t know about the world and I don’t care about the world but Shirley Manson, you must know on your birthday that I survived my teenage years and could live to see my 27th birthday because of you, and your music which continue to inspire me. During my darkest days I played ‘So Like a Rose’ [...]
It’s been almost 10 years since Garbage released beautiful garbage, in 2001. One of the bands that never seem irrelevant no matter which decade it is, Garbage’s ‘Parade’ is one of those songs that celebrate individuality, non-conformity and not misunderstand concepts of freedom and liberty. While it certainly takes a pronounced stand against mass marketing [...]
Igor Garnier: The Future of Serbian Club Music depends on young artists like him, who combine traditional serbian elements and electronic beats.