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janelle monae :: cold war

I'm trying to find my peaceI was made to believe there's something wrong with meAnd it hurts my heartLord have mercy, ain't it plain to see? This is a cold warYou better know what you're fighting forThis is a ... Read More...
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robyn covers prince & alicia keys

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DFpke-KqGFo&feature=player_embedded After seeingRobyn perform live in concert two weeks ago in Miami, it's been hard not to listen to her music all the time. Such an energeti... Read More...
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natalia kills!

From London and now residing in Los Angeles, Natalia Kills has gone under different aliases over the years like Natalia Cappuccini, Verbz, Verse and Verbalicious, however none of them seem to come as close and... Read More...
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robyn :: indestructible

And I never was smart with love I let the bad ones in and the good ones go But I'm gonna love you like I've never been hurt before I'm gonna love you like I'm indestructible Recently, Robyn shared the new vide... Read More...
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robyn :: dancing on my own

Swedish singer Robyn is creating a three piece album project called "Body Talk", and the first part is scheduled to be released June 7th, 2010 featuring collaborations with Diplo, Röyksopp, Kleerup and Klas Åh... Read More...
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beyonce versus lady gaga

Although most believe pop music is indeed sh*t, when it comes down to Beyonce and Lady Gaga, there's an entertainment line to cross.  The two teamed up to create two songs together. In their latest videos, Beyo... Read More...
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best albums of fall 2009

Welcome to the official soundtrack to Music Is Art’s Best Albums of Fall 2009. This is a 15 song, eclectic collection that combines pop-friendly, r&b, smooth jazz tones to electronic space music and indi... Read More...
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halloween is coming…

As Halloween is just a few days away, here are a few songs to listen to help put you in the ghoulish mood. Michael Jackson - “Thriller” Marilyn Manson - "I Put A Spell On You" Squirrel Nut Zippers - "Hell"... Read More...
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bjork :: so broken

One of the saddest and greatest Bjork songs ever. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XtT9r9ovLps i'm so... completely unhealable, baby "I recorded 'So Broken' that infamous week for me, the week of the bo... Read More...
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Music Obsessions of the Week #1

Music Is Art is currently obsessed for the week with the music of Florence and the Machine, the Gossip, and Fever Ray.  These songs below showcase how theatrical and seductive these artists are. FLORENCE AND... Read More...
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song / context / result, pt. viii

“tell me about a moment, a song and what it meant to you” Blog: SHEENA BEASTON Song: Blak Pudd'n Artist: SWV (It's About Time, 1992) Context: Coming from a modest family, we didn't purchase al... Read More...