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A Love Letter to Este Haim’s Rock Face

A Love Letter to Este Haim’s Rock Face

Dear Este, I was trying to decide which of the things that makes me the most happy about you existing in the world, aside from the obvious which is the dope ass music you and your talented, funny, gorgeous sisters make. I have pondered and pondered. Is it your perfect ombre? Your funny/awkward/abrupt stage banter?(…)

Amber Coffman Gets Free with Major Lazer on Jimmy Fallon

Amber Coffman Gets Free with Major Lazer on Jimmy Fallon

I must have watched this video of Major Lazer + Amber Coffman (of the Dirty Projectors) performing their song “Get Free” on the Jimmy Fallon show (with the Roots band!) about 20 times over the weekend.  You might recognize this tune from PA Nicole’s Banger Report: Vol.2, Lady Party. The song is lovely, but it(…)

Girl Crush: Broadway Goddess Ann Reinking

Girl Crush: Broadway Goddess Ann Reinking

As a child, I basically thought that Grace Farrell was the most beautiful and amazing woman ever to live. Through the years, I’ve grown to learn that Ann Reinking was more than just the trusted advisor/love interest of Daddy Warbucks. Reinking was a musical theater force to be reckoned with – dancing and singing her(…)

Girl Crush: Carolyn Farina

Girl Crush: Carolyn Farina

Whit Stillman and I must have the same taste in leading ladies. Greta Gerwig, the star of his latest film Damsels in Distress, was a past G.C. of mine and now, Carolyn Farina from his first film is my newest G.C.! In Metropolitan, Farina plays Audrey Rouget – a sweet (but not feeble) heroine who(…)

Girl Crush: Greta Gerwig

Girl Crush: Greta Gerwig

I feel like Greta Gerwig is that super-smart, super-talented friend that you love, and then one day realize – wow, my friend is a babe! This was my train of thought during To Rome, with Love which I saw (and enjoyed) over the summer. Gerwig’s character in that movie is a slightly mousey, slightly pitiable(…)