Sounds like: Ben Khan, Chvrches, Phantogram, Purity Ring Song: GEMS - Soak What's so good? You know when you hear a song, and it kind of reminds you of a few other songs but not in a bad or repetitive way -- in a really great way? That's...Show More Summary
If I asked you to describe evangelical Christianity, "sex-negative" would undoubtedly be near the top of the list. The culture that embraces purity rings, abstinence-only sex education, and compares women who have fooled around to glasses...Show More Summary
by Andrew Sacher photo: Kiesza @ Governors Ball (more by Gretchen Robinette) This Labor Day weekend, San Bernardino, CA will host the 20th annual Nocturnal Wonderland festival at the San Manuel Amphitheater & grounds. The mostly-EDM festival has some cool...
Many who saw Miley hosting Sunday evening's MTV Video Music Awards show or her promo videos leading up to it, experienced both revulsion and heartfelt concern. Anyone dismissing her example for youth today as "edgy yet harmless" entertainment needs to wake up.
Imagine if Purity Ring and Banks formed a super group after listening to Blu Cantrell's " Hit 'Em Up Style (Oops!)" and TNGHT for two months solid. We'd say the likelihood of this happening is slim to never ever, but that's OK because...Show More Summary
Nick Jonas made one of 2014’s most promising pop albums, and his next one is shaping up to be even more exciting. As Idolator points out, Jonas tweeted that he’s working with Purity Ring’s Corin Roddick on music for his next album. This is good news! (It’s also kind of funny because Jonas used to […]
Growing up in the spotlight means we’ve gotten to see Selena Gomez go from being a baby-faced Disney actress who sported a purity ring to her first adult relationship with Justin Bieber to her first major breakup when the two split. Selena opened up about why she can’t escape her ex and on ditching her […]
Former Disney star Selena Gomez recently opened up about removing her purity ring after wearing it for nearly a decade as a promise to God that she would abstain from sex until marriage.
Selena Gomez is talking all things love and relationships in this brand new interview. Here’s what the 23-year-old “Good for You” singer had to share with the U.K.’s Sunday Times: On her relationship with Justin Bieber: “It’s difficult for people to separate us. The internet wants to freeze this moment in time and constantly repeat [...]
Canadian synth pop duo... no, not Purity Ring, no not Memoryhouse...Young Galaxy! Yeah, Young Galaxy, they just announced their second album. It’s called Falsework and it follows-up 2013’s still-good Ultramarine. They’ve shared the album’s first single, “Body”, which was produced... Continue reading
Photo by Matt Lief AndersonLast week I watched Purity Ring perform to a capacity crowd in Melbourne, Australia. If you want to see some photos of their show (or 15-second videos) then open up Instagram and search for #purityring. There’s...Show More Summary
Houston, TX based synth duo, MNYNMS drop their latest remix today with a lovely take on Purity Ring’s “Belispeak.” Their low slung and glossy version transforms the jittery, trap-infused gait of the original into a sweetly smooth, Nu Disco stepper. If you’re in the LA area, check MNYNMS live supporting The New Division on August 7th… […]
I wasn’t your average kid that went to church every Sunday morning. I went to church every Sunday morning, every Sunday evening, every Wednesday evening and in the summers, every Tuesday, Friday, and Saturday as well.Sometimes when I was bored I would walk the mile to my church and ask around for... Continue reading
Rustie, Meek Mill, Jamie xx, Purity Ring, Kendrick Lamar, Tinashe and even Ludacris pop up on this one.
Once upon a time in the land of young Hollywood, Taylor Swift dated former purity ring enthusiast Joe Jonas.
While Elohim’s “Xanax” might not be the real drug, the effect of the track is pretty potent. Thanks to her ghostly vocals and trip-hop beats this tune is trancey enough to put you in a dream-like state. Think Portishead, Purity Ring, or Azure Ray’s Maria Taylor, who happened to release a song with the same name back in 2006. Show More Summary
Montreal electro-pop trio Braids, who were on the road with Purity Ring not too long ago, will be on a headlining tour this fall, a tour that wraps up in Brooklyn at Baby's All Right on October 22. Tickets...
Sounds like: Purity Ring, Phantogram Song: Crystal Castles - Deicide What's so good? Alice Glass may have left Crystal Castles, but that hasn't stopped Ethan Kath from releasing new songs. We last heard from him with "Frail" in April. Show More Summary
The amazing live performances and films that have talked generations of teens into waiting for marriage