Union Jacked: BRITs 2010 de-brief and recap

Oh the brilliant BRIT Awards (says the Yankee). If the Brits taught us one thing: it’s to guard your crown jewels; meanwhile, Stateside the Grammys traded them off for glitter, while the AMAs cut off their nose to save face. Thank the Queen, Britain – in all its splendid isolation – provided a safe haven…

Playlistic :: Music Monday: BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2009 Recap

Sun shining, birds chirping, bees buzzing, squirrels scampering about, further nature-centric noun-verb tandems … means one thing: summer music festival season. I haven’t skipped across the pond in a bit, so what better time than now to check in on how our neighbors across the Atlantic are faring these days … Swindon hosted this year’s…

Distriction Playlistic: Metro Mix May 13

In the midst of a massive blogger’s block. When in doubt: recap. So here’s a quick commuter’s playlist a la whatever the iPod shuffled up — with a twist. I’ll go with the first song shuffle picked and do a six degrees of separation to muster a Metro Mix … I don’t know. Let’s just…

Think They’ll Wear That Lil’ Dress from Top Shop …

Fashion flows through the veins … Mom might have the cover of Vogue now, but hand delivered duds from Top Shop put Sasha and Malia well on the fast track. Not a moment too soon after London Fashion Week either. It’s like enjoying the perks of Sienna Miller styling, but without the guilt …

The Brits are Back in Town — Finally

Britney Spears — as much a modern ‘pulse of America’ as GM was traditionally — is back in town with The Circus Tour …. and liveblogging every step of the way.f Talk about a synchronized stimulus package … In related news – kind of – Gordon Brown and President Obama talked lion-taming, or tackling the…