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Monthly Archives: June 2013

Britpop Style File: Lounging Around

Britpop Style File: Lounging Around

Some days call for comfort, like a rainy weekend in after a night of living it up, or a mental health day home from work. Lounge around the house in style with this tongue-in-cheek loose-fitting shirt that is something of an ode to Oasis arrangements 😉 Songwriters Assistant Top in Long Sleeve from ModCloth – […]

‘Still Life’: Suede vs. The Horrors

Our similarly named song toss-up today is an exciting one: ‘Still Life’ by Suede and/or The Horrors. Both songs are spectacular, but results may come down to whether one prefers classic or newer British rock. Suede – Still Life Brett Anderson’s haunting ‘Still Life’ is the coda of Suede’s second album, Dog Man Star. Brett […]

Thom Yorke Dancing

Lets All Watch Thom Yorke On Jonathan Ross

Thom Yorke played Jonathan Ross last month! Wossy!  On the show he played one his Atom’s for Peace song’s “Ingenue” and “Karma Police”. Personally I’ve not listened to any Atom’s for Peace songs. This is mostly because I’ve been listening to Radiohead for the better part of 14 years and took a self-imposed extended break. […]

Mod Monday: Yellow A-line Skirt

I love this curry-colored skirt with buttons down the front, especially paired with a schoolgirl blouse. Paired with over-the-knee socks and loafers, this is a cute combination of bookish charm meets subtle sexiness. Billow the Decks Top from ModCloth – $34.99 from: ModCloth Curry Your Enthusiasm Skirt from ModCloth – $32.99 from: ModCloth A Leg […]

Friday Flashback: The Only One I Know

Fresh off the heels of The Stone Roses and somehow managing to write a catchier and more accessible early 90’s dance rock (aka Madchester) song.  This song catapulted The Charlatans to fame in the UK.  All parts have equal moments of shine such as the lead guitar solo, the chugging motown bassline, and drum and […]