La Roux

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La Roux: Lady Gaga, But Better

The duo is making waves in the US, so pay attention

(Newser) - If you want to get into the whole Lady Gaga thing but you’re just too darn intellectual, try La Roux. The British electropop duo is “the Thinking Person’s Lady Gaga,” according to Adrian Chen, because singer Eleanor Jackson has many similarities (Gaga wears inappropriate hats; Jackson’... More »

Meet the New Women of Pop

Up-and-comers making waves here and abroad

(Newser) - Women are front and center in the world of pop music this fall. Three of the most exciting up-and-comers catch the ear of Lizzy Goodman, writing in New York:
  • Amanda Blank, I Love You: The Philly-based MC “is a white girl from the burbs who dresses, talks, and raps
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