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Death Grips in 2012

It’s an easy question for most people: “Where are you from?” They answer with a quick reference to their nearest metropolitan center. New York. Seattle. St. Louis. I have a little more difficulty responding.

Lorde is our savior

‘From Me to You’ is a new series for No Filter that features multiple writers’s interpretations of a single piece of art and the memories they attach to it.

Shima Sadaghiyani

'Moonrise Kingdom'

Aries

Outkast album

The best place to start with Outkast isn’t their music. It’s their album covers.

From the music video of "Despacito'

Like so many significant milestones, it all began with the Justin Bieber remix of “Despacito.”

Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush perform as Sugarland

“Still the Same” proves things are just that and the time off hasn’t hindered the pair’s musical chemistry.

It’s Valentimes! The time around Valentine’s Day. One of the best times of the year for the color combination of pink and red, hands down. As a Libra, I obviously love Valentimes, and I know that many people feel differently.

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My apathy toward having a Good and Cool Music Opinion is equal and opposite in strength to how deeply I care about chronicling the evolution of the Dress as a motif in Taylor Swift’s music.

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Last time I was home, I asked a friend how she tells people about Arizona when they ask what it’s like.

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Grimes is made up of change. Her hair seems always to be the subject of a pair of scissors or a fresh box of dye. Her skin, by now, must be accustomed to the sting of a fresh tattoo. In my six-plus years of fandom, I don’t think I’ve ever seen her appear the same way twice.