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Lady Gaga: Born This Way (Album Review)

On Saturday night, Lady Gaga sat spread eagle atop a delivery table on the stage of Saturday Night Live, belting out "Born This Way" while grasping her very pregnant prosthetic belly before flooding the...
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Jennifer Lopez: LOVE? (Album Review)

When Jennifer Lopez's "Louboutins"--an ode to the couture cobbler--was released to a less-than-tepid response in the last week of 2009, Lopez seemingly began to struggle to find her footing in the market...
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Britney Spears: Femme Fatale (Album Review)

To review a new Britney Spears record, for me, is a bit like asking a crazed pageant mother if she believes her daughter is a star. Sure, she might have spilled apple juice (or Cheetos, more fittingly)...
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Clare Maguire: Light After Dark (Album Review)

I didn't get it at first. My first listen to the growling alt-country-indie-electronica-whatever-you-want-to-call-it of "Ain't Nobody," Clare Maguire's debut single released in mid-October of last year,...
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Adele: 21 (Album Review)

On January 24, Adele will release 21 in the UK, the highly anticipated follow-up to her Grammy Award winning debut, 19. There's been an outpouring of overwhelmingly positive critical praise surrounding...
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Cut Copy: Zonoscope (Album Review)

Ever since their bouncy 2004 debut Bright Like Neon Love, Melbourne-bred electro-pop rockers Cut Copy have always remained faithful to the original, '80's-inspired synth-pop sound developed on such songs...
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Keri Hilson: No Boys Allowed (Album Review)

For an album called No Boys Allowed, there sure are a lot of boys that came to play inside Miss Keri Baby's clubhouse. Though she's tried at length to explain her new album's title--that No Boys...