Adele: Underrated Queen Of The Cat-Eye

Sigh…Adele! Today, the official first single of her third album 25 was released and let’s just say once again, she’s got us all wound up in ourĀ emotions! “Hello” feels like a break-up record, but it’s really a call for forgiveness from herself and the crying game of letting go and moving forward. It’s beautiful, sweeping and touching in the simplicity of its lyrics. We know … Continue reading Adele: Underrated Queen Of The Cat-Eye

#20YearsQueer: Garbage Rocks Out Their Entire Debut LP Live In Boston

If you’re wondering what that hashtag #20YearsQueer means, it’s inspired by one of Garbage‘s biggest hits back in 1995 called “Queer” from their self-titled debut album. A smoky-air in a bottle tune that messes with the initial reference of the word “queer” in regards to sexual identification and more so with the includes the topics of alienation, anxiety and tempering with the status quo. In … Continue reading #20YearsQueer: Garbage Rocks Out Their Entire Debut LP Live In Boston

BlackUp Cosmetics Finally Came To America! Was It Worth The Wait?

BlackUp Cosmetics was created in 1999 by an African makeup artist based in “the City of Lights”, aka, Paris! Since then, it’s become the number one cosmetics choice for women of color in France. This past September, it finally came stateside thanks to the homework, curiosity and requests of members from that one special sector of the beauty blogger community, the Black beauty bloggers. One … Continue reading BlackUp Cosmetics Finally Came To America! Was It Worth The Wait?