TrapperKeeper – Best of 2011: Born This Way

Oh, hai “that time of year again,” didn’t hear you come in – well, have a seat and make yourself comfortable. I’m not spectacular at year-end reviews… I prefer life like I prefer my albums: gapless. That said, I hat-tipped five artists, songs, and albums that made me pause and take time to jot the…

First Spin Saturdays: Lady GaGa’s “Born This Way”

If nothing else, a new GaGa release means new blood #literally… check out my friend, fellow music writer, and connoisseur of #prettykewl things, Corey Bell’s “At First Listen” of Lady GaGa’s Born This Way… We all know that Lady GaGa has a pretty wild and vivid imagination.  This is quite obvious when it comes to…

CinéMusique: “Judas” – Lady Gaga

Three days later… minds are made for swiping, and that’s just what they’ll do, and one of these days – or three – Swipe’s mind vomits all over you #inthemostbiblicalsense In the cultural sense: Gaga smited her own spoken futuristic pretense; in the most biblical sense – her lips behave beyond repentance: a miss’ single…

Put Your Palms Up Sunday: Lady Gaga – “Judas”

The monster hit-and-miss… and the Monster Hidden Miss… +++ Aside from being an absolutely masterful piece of work – completely; Judas is an immaculate conception of the most divine du jour… Betrayal runs through the track like bad romances through the veins of the Haus madam. There is a betrayal of comfortable pop song structure,…