Like many Americans, I first saw George Michael when he came blasting onto MTV alongside Andrew Ridgeley, in Wham!, in 1984. They wore white pants and white “choose life” T-shirts, nearly glowing on a white stage, singing “Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go,” and it was utterly dazzling, a little baffling. “Jitterbug.” Snap, snap. “Jitterbug.” Snap, snap.

George Michael’s Pop Paradise

Like many Americans, I first saw George Michael when he came blasting onto MTV alongside Andrew Ridgeley, in Wham!, in 1984. They wore white pants and white “choose life” T-shirts, nearly glowing on a white stage, singing “Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go,” and it was utterly dazzling, a little baffling. “Jitterbug.” Snap, snap. “Jitterbug.” Snap, snap.

FEED YOUR HEAD: GRACE SLICK’S ISOLATED VOCAL TRACK FOR ‘WHITE RABBIT’ WILL BLOW YOUR MIND - The great Grace Slick.    Though the epic Jefferson Airplane jam “White Rabbit” was in fact written under the influence of LSD, Slick maintains that the song and its references to mushrooms & chasing rabbits was not about drugs per se.  Over the years Slick has said that the song was taking aim at children’s stories, specifically Alice in Wonderland...

FEED YOUR HEAD: GRACE SLICK’S ISOLATED VOCAL TRACK FOR ‘WHITE RABBIT’ WILL BLOW YOUR MIND - The great Grace Slick. Though the epic Jefferson Airplane jam “White Rabbit” was in fact written under the influence of LSD, Slick maintains that the song and its references to mushrooms & chasing rabbits was not about drugs per se. Over the years Slick has said that the song was taking aim at children’s stories, specifically Alice in Wonderland...

Music Video: The Staves - Tired As Fuck · HUH.

Music Video: The Staves - Tired As Fuck · HUH.

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