About Amy K.

Born in the basement of the Alamo, Amy is a native Texan who enjoys a good book, a loud song, and the presence of fuzzy creatures. When she's not writing, you can find her sifting through stacks of vinyl, or combing racks of vintage wares.

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#MusicMonday: Tacocat Talk Glitter, Punk Pop, and Girl Power

We caught up with Emily Nokes (vocals) and Bree McKenna (bass) fresh from their Sasquatch! festival. Read more »

Our Top Bonnaroo Bands to Watch — Plus a Playlist

Whether you're heading out to Manchester this weekend or just looking for a fun and fast way to refresh your playlist, we've got three need-to-know artists for you. Read more »

Are Bikini Films Serious Fun or Seriously Stereotypical? You Decide.

With beach season finally here we're taking a hard look at the bikini-clad films of the past. Read more »
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These Top 5 Dance Videos Will Get Your Monday Started Off Right

Get ready to rock your Monday morning. These 5 music videos are sure to inspire you to bust a move. Read more »
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#MusicMonday: Is the Pizza Underground Cheesy? Yay or Nay?

What goes together better than Nico and The Velvet Underground? A former child star and pizza, that's what. Read more »

Ready for the Beach? Our Surf-Lovin’ Playlist Will Take You There

Memorial Day is coming up -- get ready by adding your fave seaside tunes to our playlist. Read more »

Get Ready for the Latest Graze with Our Delectable Bread Salad

Try our take on this fast and fun summer favorite, and let us know how you like to mix it up in the kitchen. Read more »

Wye Oak Sound Off About Their New Album and Love for Baltimore

We recently caught up with Jenn Wasner of the band Wye Oak to talk about their new album, life on the road, and of course, love for Baltimore: Read more »
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3 Reasons Why Freddie Mercury Reigns As May’s Monthly Muse

Ask any audiophile or superfan, and you're sure to hear a whole tour bus full of reasons why Freddie Mercury rocks. Here's why we think he's great. Read more »

Vintage Sexism: How Ever Did Belles Go Biking?

To celebrate National Bike Week and the curious coincidences that we as women sometimes encounter when faced with the wonders of advertising, we're taking a look back at old school ads. Read more »