Stories tagged: pop music
Sat., July 23, 2016
A kinder, gentler pop. What happened?
When Beyonce released her album “Lemonade” this year, it took America by surprise, and not because it dropped unexpectedly on a Saturday evening or because it fueled speculation that the …
Sat., April 30, 2016, 8:15 p.m.
Pop classic ‘Baby Baby’ gets Tori Kelly reboot
A pop classic from the early ’90s, Amy Grant’s hit “Baby Baby,” is getting a reboot 25 years later thanks to Grammy-nominated singer Tori Kelly.
Fri., April 22, 2011
Spokane vortex goes viral with ‘Friday’ song
We used to call it the Spokane vortex – the way this town sprouts connections to major worldwide stories. Now the Spokane vortex has entered the viral age: The song …
Thu., May 14, 2009
Practical joking country-pop star Taylor Swift sells out Spokane Arena
Between selling out tours in a flash, doing back-to-back-to-back press interviews, and Tweeting, MySpacing and Facebooking seemingly every detail in between, it’s all the country-pop sensation Taylor Swift can do …
Fri., Jan. 30, 2009
Indie groups circumvent the mainstream
Pop music in the age of the universal download is a lot like a megalopolis: sprawling, chaotic, seemingly without borders. Innovative but mercenary power-players peddle corporate pop in its financial …