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It’s a Bird! It’s a Plane! It’s Superhero Superstars!

Superheroes meet post-punk royalty in this art mash-up by artist Butcher Billy, and yes, the results are just as amazing as you’d expect.

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Let’s Create an Epic Road Trip Mix, Shall We?

Behind every great road trip is a beyond-epic playlist, so don’t leave home without the best thing you’ll hear all summer — our community-curated road trip mix!

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“Pattern Play,” an Audio and Visual Playlist

“Pattern Play,” an Audio and Visual Playlist

For this posh playlist, we were inspired by the mixing and matching of prints and patterns to come up with a perfectly harmonious playback.

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Our Love Affair with San Francisco, as Told by Local Band Guy Fox

The newly-released single by Bay Area-band Guy Fox, “San Francisco,” is reminiscent of simple, uncomplicated happiness, sun-drenched days, taking our time, and enjoying our surroundings.

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Neyla of The Lumineers’ Songs of the Moment

Recently, Neyla Pekarek from The Lumineers visited the ModCloth offices, and chimed in on which bands she’s been listening to lately.

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‘Sea’ and Hear Our Nautical-inspired Playlist

Wait, it’s cold outside? Well, it’s not winter in here with this playlist going! Turn up the volume, and imagine yourself on a boat or on a dock in a floppy hat, sunnies, and shorts

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Looking through Young Prisms

“But if you run with me, I’ll run with you, too,” coos singer Stefanie Hodapp in the chorus of “Runner,” a beautiful dream-pop tune by the San Francisco group Young Prisms – and we can’t help but be totally entranced. …

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Hitting the High Note: Neyla of The Lumineers Visits the ModCloth Office!

Unless you’ve been residing beneath a rock for the past year, chances are you’ve heard folk-rock band The Lumineers’ rollicking hit “Ho Hey” at least once.

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Falling for the Dreamy Sounds of On An On

On An On band

We know “Manic Monday” is the unofficial theme song of Mondays, but sometimes you don’t need The Bangles reminding you of how stressful the start of the week is, amirite? For those of you looking for a calmer way to …

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The Unofficial Soundtrack to HBO’s Girls

Waiting a week until the next thirty-minute episode of Girls to air leaves a lot of time to the imagination for reminiscing, discussing with your girls and guys about what plot-twists will happen next, and looking up the featured tracks …

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Far from Juvenile: Child Actor, You, & 2013

2013 will undoubtedly be a big year for up-and-coming band Child Actor. Formed just last year, this indie-infused, R&B-influenced outfit is already making waves. Their music, originally created by cousin team Sedgie and Max, is dreamy and unique, and …

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Celebrate Good Times with Our Community-curated Party Playlist!

Call for Celebration Playlist

You’ve got a glam New Year’s outfit, a flawless hair and makeup plan, dazzling party decorations, and are ready to throw the New Year’s fete of a lifetime. Sounds like all you need now is the perfect party playlist. Luckily for you, your peers have compiled a 438-song strong playlist that will have you dancing and grooving until the clock strikes midnight.

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Cover Stories: The Iconic Aretha

Aretha Franklin, Gold

Browse through some of these other Aretha record covers, and see if they don’t inspire a few new traditions (and hand-me-down gift ideas) of your own.

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Discovering the Theremin’s Mystery & Stylish Appeal

Clara Rockmore, theremin virtuoso

While poking through the history of synthesizer music, I stumbled upon charming vintage videos like the one above, in which you learn a little about the enthralling, ethereal-sounding theremin. Sounding like a marriage of the violin and a humming …

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