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- NOW KPOPPING: JongHyun Vs. YongHwa; Sexy Girl Groups
- FRESH OUT THE BOX: Kelly Clarkson, Ivy Levan, Kerli, MisterWives, Halestorm, Taylor Bueno
- FRESH OUT THE BOX: Tove Lo, Marina & The Diamonds, Madonna, & More...
- ON BROADWAY: Mel's Love Affair with 'Into The Woods'on Jan 10, 2015 in broadwayHey, guys! It's officially 2015! January is typically a slow month in the music business so my goal was to take this time to catch back up and cover the ground I lost over the holidays. You'll notice we have a brand new layout which is still in the p...
- CHART RACE: Meghan Trainor, Jazmine Sullivan, Ella Henderson, Mark Ronson, Kat Dahlia
- The Best Songs of 2014 (according to Melismatic)on Dec 19, 2014Here it is -- The Big Kahuna. Every blog around this time is putting on proud display their list of what was the "cream of the crop" in 2014. Here are the songs that I felt most deserve a spot on your music player of choice. Please note the rank...
- The Best Albums of 2014 (according to Melismatic)
- A YEAR IN REVIEW: 2014's 'Live From New York'on Dec 13, 2014 in live from new yorkIt can't be just me who feels like this year flew by, right? I did something crazy this year and actually put together a 'Best Of' list. You might be thinking -- that's insane! Melismatic never does 'Best Of's' (anymore). Nope, that change...
- BEAUTY BREAK: Getting Pretty'd Up for the Holidays with One Direction Makeup
- HEAR THIS: Mark & Bruno Shoot for "Uptown Funk"
- BACK IN THE DAY: Retro Rewind in the Q4 Time Machineon Nov 9, 2014 in back in the dayThose of you who know me know I'm a bit of a Chart Nerd. Today, in the vein of a Back In The Day meets my old What's Going On columns of yore, we're going to take a trip in the DeLorean (if you don't get that reference, you're too young for...
- LIVE FROM NEW YORK: Nick Jonas breaks from his group "Chains" (& Gets "Jealous" with Tinashe) in Brooklyn!
- (STILL) FRESH OUT THE BOX: Jessie Ware, The Ting Tings, Blake Lewis, Gwen Stefani, Jessie J, & more...
- HEAR THIS: KATE BOY continues the 90's trend with "Open Fire", "Self Control"on Nov 4, 2014 in kate boyIt remains to be a huge bummer that I never got to see Kate Boy live during CMJ week, but it is what it is, I suppose. If you aren't familiar with this Scandipop dance group and are all about this wave of 90's dance pop a la Kiesza, Gorgon City,...
- HEAR THIS: DANITY KANE finally unleashes "All In A Day's Work" (Hoot!)on Nov 4, 2014 in danity kaneDespite disbanding again for good this time(?), Danity Kane has released via their production group Stereotypes (who brought us "Damaged") their unofficial/official third/final album DK3 last week. Unfortunately, it was largely anticli...
- LIVE FROM NEW YORK: DEMI LOVATO's DEMI WORLD TOUR (also with MKTO, CHRISTINA PERRI, and KIESZA)
- CMJ 2014: Day 5 (technically) with KATE MILLER-HEIDKE & PHEBE STARR!
- CMJ 2014: Day 3 at Santos Party Haus with ZELLA DAY & VÉRITÉ.
- CMJ 2014: Day 2 at the (new) Living Room with ALEXZ JOHNSON & FICTIONIST
- CMJ 2014: Day 1 at Rockwood with ELLE KING & HORSE THIEF