Synth rock. Dirty funk. Coffeehouse jazz.’ Instrumental soul.’ For a single group to not only dabble in but excel at all these varieties of music proves that genre-crossing bands, or even genre-creating ones, are as much a force in music as ever before.
Earlier this year, President Barack Obama included $80 billion in his federal stimulus package for greater energy efficiency and cleaner technologies. Currently, Congress is halfway toward passing a bill to cap greenhouse gas emissions. Much like what is taking place in the political sphere, green initiatives are now in vogue in the fashion industry.
T.S. Eliot once asked this bold question in ‘The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock,’ and today’s Canadian techno artist Peaches offers an answer with a love song of her own, albeit one that is bit more R-rated, to say the least.
After sitting in a sterile, white office building twiddling your well-manicured thumbs at your internship, the best thing to counter feelings of self-doubt, self-worthlessness and anxiety about graduating with a journalism degree is to head to Newbury Street.