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Eileen Myles' Poetry Album Is Sloppy, Sexy, And Overly Intimate

The 36 poems included in the new Eileen Myles poetry record, Aloha / irish trees, are either “new” or “pretty old,” as the linear notes inform us, with no in-between. It’s fitting that the poems on the record be this extreme combination, as it's something that exemplifies the idea of a poetry record itself: Though the concept of a poetry record was first introduced in the 1950s through Caedmon Records, the idea that someone in 2016 might want to create a vinyl record of poems feels somewhat novel…



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Check Out Instagram's First Ever "How-To" Series

Forget taking a fashion illustration class—Instagram is here to help teach all of us the skills we’ve always been dying to learn. In a weeklong series kicking off today, Instagram is launching their first ever “how-to” series, #FashionIllustrated, highlighting an illustrator each day from around the world…

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Kissing Is A Crime Unveils Its Debut Music Video

If Matthew Molnar hasn't influenced your taste in music over the years, you've truly been missing out. The New Jersey-bred, Brooklyn-based artist was formerly a member of Friends, the Samantha Urbani-fronted band that made indie rock gems that you most likely heard playing in Urban Outfitters during the late 2000s…

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Our Favorite Beauty Looks From The VMAs

Last night’s MTV Video Music Awards were definitely filled with some spectacular performances, note-worthy moments, and some out-of-this-world fashion. However, while we were obsessing over some of the outfits we saw strutting down the red carpet, we also spotted some of the coolest makeup looks that are certainly worth making note of…


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Your Highlight Reel Of Rihanna's Big Night At The VMAs

The second it was announced that Rihanna would be receiving MTV's prestigious Video Vanguard Award at the 2016 Video Music Awards, you knew the night would belong to her. Not even a showstopping performance by Beyoncé could steal this night from Robyn Fenty, and the producers of the telecast made sure of it…


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Drake Finally Confessed His Love For Rihanna At The VMAs

Drake has made a career out of wearing his heart on his sleeve, baring his emotions for all the world to see. So when the rapper emerged as a surprise guest at the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards, where he was to present Rihanna with her Video Vanguard Award, we knew it was about to get very real up in Madison Square Garden…



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Beyoncé Gave The VMA Performance We Needed

It doesn't matter if it's the Super Bowl Halftime show, in which she's got the third billing, or the MTV VMAs, where her performance was only just recently announced, as long as Beyoncé is present, you can bet that she's going to steal the show. And that's exactly what happened tonight when Beyoncé performed a medley from her instantly iconic album Lemonade…