SYTYCD Season 10: 10 Songs from Episodes 1-3

Oh yes, it’s that time of the year my friends. So You Think You Can Dance is back for their 10th season and it’s proving to be excellent so far. Click on for some music highlights and a bunch of downloads:

1D x OD: One Direction’s Anti-Bullying Project

We ladies of The Collabor-eight have actual industrial storage containers devoted to organizing our nail polishes. We’ve bought them at the mall, salons, and beauty supply chains. We have never purchased them at Office Depot. Until now. The school/office supply store and the boys of One Direction are teaming up for an anti-bullying product line […]

Download This: 10 Songs for Summer 2013

Happy official summer! In honor of the new season, we have a 10 song playlist for all of you to download. For me, summer = making memories = music that goes along with those memories. If I’m doing something cool, I want to be listening to something cool. Check out songs from artists like Haim, […]

Listen: Screaming Maldini, “The Albatross”

“The Albatross,” Screaming Maldini Genre: indie pop Screaming Maldini sounds like: Part The Flaming Lips, part Sufjan Stevens, and part orchestral sound from The Polyphonic Spree Worth checking out: “Summer, Somewhere,” “Minor Alterations,” “Life in Glorious Stereo,” “The Extraordinary” The ideal setting to play “The Albatross”: While you’re outside, taking a casual walk by yourself. When the […]

Quick listens: Paramore, “Ain’t It Fun” and “Still Into You”

Paramore began as the new kids on the block in 2005 at pop punk superlabel Fueled By Ramen (lead singer Hayley Williams was only 16 when their debut album was released) and have since blown up into one of the biggest bands in the genre. The band has delved into different sounds on their latest […]

Music video: Drop City Yacht Club, “Crickets” featuring Jeremih

Take a listen to this potential summer jam “Crickets” by hip hop group Drop City Yacht Club featuring R&B singer Jeremih! Their debut album is due for release in fall 2013.

Quick listen and download: Kid Cudi, “Red Eye” featuring Haim

The one and only Kid Cudi is making his comeback on the long awaited third album Indicud, set to be released April 23. The tracklist looks promising with a whopping 18 songs and guest artists ranging from Kendrick Lamar to RZA to…Michael Bolton? We’re loving that indie pop band Haim is joining Cudi on “Red Eye.” […]

Concert Review: Jessie Ware at Webster Hall 4/5/2013

Since I wrote about pop soul singer Jessie Ware on The Collabor-eight back in October, she’s been featured on Beyoncé’s Beyhive Blog, gone on an international tour (and now on her second), and collaborated with A$AP Rocky to get her single “Wildest Moments” remixed and ready for U.S. release. I was fortunate enough to snag some […]

Listen: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, “Can’t Hold Us” featuring Ray Dalton

“Can’t Hold Us” featuring Ray Dalton by Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Genre: hip hop Macklemore & Ryan Lewis sound like: Hipster Hoodie Allen with more heart Worth checking out: “Otherside Remix” featuring Fences, “Neon Cathedral” featuring Allen Stone The ideal setting to play “Can’t Hold Us”: in a car full of your friends while you’re […]

Ten Minutes with Rebecca Minkoff: The Interview

If you had ten minutes to ask fashion designer Rebecca Minkoff absolutely anything you wanted, what would you ask? Would you ask about her effortlessly cool personal style, her Fall 2013 fresh-off-the-runway collection, and her famous handbags (the ones that seamlessly combine form and function into bags nothing short of heavenly?) Would you want the […]