Monthly Archives: May 2018

Subversion on the Dancefloor: 10 Years of “Just Dance”

For any soul that has dwelled deeply amidst the confines of clublands, there often arises a moment within the night when one’s senses commence to fade. Such alterations contain a marvelous seamlessness, slipping and sneaking up unannounced, shamelessly dragging its … Continue reading

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The Endless Magic of Black Cool: Notes on Dirty Computer

Coolness has often been something perceived natural for blacks.  That is not to say that no other ethnic group possesses a similar organic majesty or enchantment; yet, within the American landscape, where black culture has significantly shaped the most cherished … Continue reading

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On the Periphery: Christina Aguilera’s “Accelerate”

Within the realm of modern Pop, there appears an aggressive, unbridled desire to let oneself go.  That indulgent, artistic desire to marinate in a sonic whirlpool without care – to push boundaries, collide worlds, create universes, abolish all that came … Continue reading

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