2012: A Dedication

styleemag Well, it’s a little after five o’clock on New Year’s Eve, the last few hours of 2012.  As with any year, this one was full of ups and downs, both in my world and the world around me.  Such is life, right? Writing has always been a form of therapy for me, and in … More 2012: A Dedication

R.I.P. Godmother

123tagged I just wanted to pause for a moment to mark the passing of a dear aunt, Marion Randazzo, who was also my godmother.  Aunt Marion passed away suddenly yesterday at her home in Florida and the news comes with great sadness.  Throughout my life I never really got to see her much, usually once … More R.I.P. Godmother

Song of the Day – Call Me Maybe – Carly Rae Jepson

ThyPiRaTeam Our last Song of the Day for the year 2012 is also and undeniably the number one song of the year.  When I performed a search for the video I found countless homemade ones, attesting too the immense popularity of Ms. Jepson’s little ditty.  Yeah, I know, this one was way overkilled, as many … More Song of the Day – Call Me Maybe – Carly Rae Jepson

John’s World Top 30 Dance/Club Songs of 2012, Part 2: #’s 20-11

We continue this morning with our countdown of my picks for the best 30 dance/club songs of the year. #20 – Gimme All Your Luvin – Madonna L-U-V Madonna! Okay, well I’m sure this isn’t on many people’s top lists of songs for the year, but hey, I love Madonna and I’m actually one of … More John’s World Top 30 Dance/Club Songs of 2012, Part 2: #’s 20-11

Song of the Day – Somebody That I Used to Know – Gotye, featuring Kimbra

musicarmichael I just recently published The Top 20 Pop Songs of 2012 on Yahoo Voices and here’s a breakout hit that came in at #2 on my list. As with many other songs this and every year, this one was played to death, making us all sick of it eventually, but since it’s been so … More Song of the Day – Somebody That I Used to Know – Gotye, featuring Kimbra

Christina Aguilera’s ‘Lotus’ Track reviews: ‘Best of Me’

poponandon Here’s another ballad that carries on the theme of Lotus….Yeah we get it Christina!  You will rise undefeated, smash your detractors…okay…enough said!  The song’s not too bad.  With a voice like hers, how bad can it be?  Check out Best of Me.  And check out other Lotus reviews below:Lotus Intro/Army of One Red Hot … More Christina Aguilera’s ‘Lotus’ Track reviews: ‘Best of Me’