It felt like recording in another era – like how I imagined my heroes recording in the Sixties and Seventies.” Read Kesha’s full essay below: Musically, I really couldn’t be more proud of this record.
I think that this album sonically sounds more like the music I listen to than anything else I’ve ever done in the past.
The musician co-directed the video, shot at Delaware’s Oddity Bar, with her brother Lagan.
“It was one of those projects where I knew exactly what I wanted and it was just easier to do it ourselves than try to explain my vision to another director,” she tells Rolling Stone.
Today in “why Gen-X is financially doomed,” we go to Ada Calhoun’s essay “The New Midlife Crisis: Why (and How) It’s Hitting Gen-X Women.” Calhoun’s essay includes this memorable (and shareable) phrase: Although Calhoun notes that some aspects of this particular midlife crisis can be attributed to cultural changes and all of the additional opportunities/responsibilities Gen-X women have taken on, a lot of it comes right down to money: The cost of a home has increased by more than 80 percent from 1970 to 2000, the last year for which data is available.
(Between 20 and since 2013, home prices have outpaced salary growth.) In the late ’70s annual tuition for a four-year college was less than ,000 in today’s dollars, now it’s three times that.
because it reinforces how supportive men can be of women AND feminism,” she writes.
“That day was one of the best writing sessions of my life. I have never had such a wonderful and hilarious work day as I did that day.
A huge turning point for me was my recent tour with my band, The Creepies.
On that tour, we did away with many of the big pop gimmicks: no dancers, no screens, no backing vocalists, no backing tracks – it was just my band and I letting it all out onstage.