// NOTES ON A CONDITIONAL FORM // - First Listen Thoughts && Feelings on The 1975's New Album. Stream of consciousness as I dissect this album, track by track. I do not necessarily still hold these opinions as I sit with the album, but these thoughts are honest and insightful to the moment and context … Continue reading // NOTES ON A CONDITIONAL FORM // – First Listen Thoughts && Feelings on The 1975’s New Album.
Author: Archie Blu
So Atlas Genius Got Kicked off Catfish and The Bottlemen’s Tour for Abuse Allegations.
On July 25th, 2019, popular indie-rock band Catfish and The Bottlemen announced their North American Headlining tour. Eclipsing that was the smaller text on the poster, underneath the band's own name, that read "Special Guests: Atlas Genius". Easily 85% of the replies on Catfish and The Bottlemen's tour announcement tweet called for the immediate removal … Continue reading So Atlas Genius Got Kicked off Catfish and The Bottlemen’s Tour for Abuse Allegations.
Pitchfork Can Shut The Fuck Up About Greta Van Fleet.
Whoever wrote that Greta Van Fleet pitchfork album review is probably so fun at parties. It was probably written by another pretentious generation X’er completely un-self-aware of his own status as Music Industry Fossil. I could probably take 12 seconds and google the writer to be certain, but to be quite honest, I really don’t … Continue reading Pitchfork Can Shut The Fuck Up About Greta Van Fleet.
The Bushwick Art Collective Latest Symbol of Gentrification
Despite recently establishing itself as a trendy neighborhood, Bushwick is still one of the poorest areas in New York. NYC Health reports 30% of residents live below the Federal Poverty Level, and the unemployment rate is the second- highest in Brooklyn. The neighborhood is also predominantly Hispanic, and made up of 91% minorities. The last … Continue reading The Bushwick Art Collective Latest Symbol of Gentrification
No One Knows How to Feel About The Ex-Im Bank- If They Even Know What It Is
November 2017 Discussion on the merit of the Export-Import bank is one of those political issues that seems to bring out strong, polarizing opinions by those who are familiar with the bank and it’s functions. Looking outside of those that follow economics and politics closely, the average citizen actually has little knowledge on what the … Continue reading No One Knows How to Feel About The Ex-Im Bank- If They Even Know What It Is
Unintended Consequences of Predictive Scheduling?
December 2017 Last spring, Mayor de Blasio announced to the city of New York that predictable schedules and incomes were now a right, not a privilege. A new law has just gone into affect at the start of the holiday selling season, November 25th. It will require employers in the retail and fast food industries … Continue reading Unintended Consequences of Predictive Scheduling?
Loophole in New York’s Anti-Discrimination Laws Leaving Models Defenseless
Published December 2017 Lauren Switzer has been walking runways for 8 years now. Paris, London and Japan have been second homes to her as her career as a high fashion model blossomed and thrived. She is a seasoned professional and has worked more photo shoots and events than she can count. Even after having “made … Continue reading Loophole in New York’s Anti-Discrimination Laws Leaving Models Defenseless
Self-Love with LowqualityLiz – Trhi.it
I am always here and ready for any project that has to do with self-love, but I was especially excited when I found out a well-known Interscope Records photographer, Liz Mouw, was starting up a self-love project of her own! Mouw has launched a new photography project called Trhi.it (pronounced like “try it”) aimed toward … Continue reading Self-Love with LowqualityLiz – Trhi.it