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DOPE Digest Returns! vol. 23 – Housewives, Bieber, Grimes & More!

DOPE Digest is a weekly roundup of pop culture miscellany, with succinct analysis from our contributors.  Real Housewives of Beverly Hills Season 6 Trailer syvo: Yep, this is gonna be good. My only quesion is: “How good? Because I need to be really ****ing good.” Tweet

Nicole Dollanganger’s Music Explores the Relationship Between Violence and Love

Last month, Grimes announced on her tumblr the launch of an artist co-operative called Eerie Organization. She also revealed its first artist: Canadian singer-songwriter Nicole Dollanganger. Clearly excited about this girl’s music, Grimes had this to say: I cannot adequately describe it succinctly, but something like Hurt NIN sound design/ pain w Dolly Parton-esque witty […]

All the Indie Ladies: Emerging Subcategories of Women in Indie Music

Until this point, my presence at Syvology has largely focused on my enduring enthusiasm for female pop superstars. However, my true specialization lies within another subgroup of musical acts, broadly defined as the “solo alternative female artist” or perhaps the colloquial “weird alt chick.” Tweet

DOPE Digest vol. 20 – Eminem, Zola Jesus, Run the Jewels and MORE

DOPE Digest is a weekly roundup of pop culture miscellany, with succinct analysis from our contributors.   Eminem – “Guts Over Fear” feat. Sia syvo: Hmm. Not sure I’m a fan. I was thrilled to see these two forming a kind of bleached-blonde duo, but disappointed with the sappy, self-serious delivery, mostly on Eminem’s account. I’m publicly […]

DOPE Digest vol. 13 – Zola Jesus, Grimes, and MORE!

DOPE Digest is a weekly roundup of pop culture miscellany, with succinct analysis from our contributors. Zola Jesus – “Dangerous Days” syvo: I possess a deep affection for the music of Nika Danilova, better known by her stage name Zola Jesus. She’s just the best. Last week, she teased fans with an album trailer for the upcoming Taiga, the first […]