I jump at any opportunity to indulge in the cross-section of girlish desire and music fandom. I hope you’ll enjoy looking at and listening to the sexiest men in music whose hotness is underrated as much as I do.
As Janelle Monáe raps, “She who writes the movie owns the script and the sequel / So why ain’t the stealing of my rights made illegal,” grounds gender equality back in the most simplest of its interests: basic respect.
According to New Zealand born director Claire Littler, her homeland has remarkable funding structures for local bands to record music and to consequently produce music videos. Taking advantage of this perk, Claire teamed up with her pal, Ralph Matthews, to create a lovely music video for their newest project, Great North's "To Leave Someone".
While Ke$ha’s been playing the underdog card that’s responsible for the success of stars as major and fleeting as Avril Lavigne and Lady Gaga, the media has latched onto a possibly less intentional theme in her music: feminism.
In the spirit of Ciara's True Lies inspired striptease in "Body Party", here are 7 other music videos with famous film references.
Portable jumped into a conversation with Justin Hooper, who is the singer and songwriter behind Super Hooper, to talk about his influences, his favorite pop moments and what story lies behind the music videos.
Nearly 20 years ago to the day, in May 1993, Oasis got their big break when they were spotted at a gig at King Tut's Wah Wah Hut club in Glasgow. What ample timing to rejoice, and also consider buying tickets to a reunion gig. And so, in celebration of The Scene That Celebrates Itself, here's at look at where the best of Britpop are today.
Brooklyn based duo The Last Royals' latest video for "Crystal Vases" is a tongue-in-cheek look at the hipster capital's transcendence into the mainstream. Portable spoke to director Michael Lawrence and director of photography Dave Kruta about their vision for not only "Crystal Vases," but also their burgeoning careers in film.