The official version of the history of Panic! at the Disco isn’t quite the full story. Fragments of the truth behind the initial meeting between Ryan Ross and Pete Wentz are still visible online, and, when pieced together, tell a far more intriguing tale.Read More Ryan Ross and Pete Wentz: The True* Origins of Panic! at the Disco
This essay offers in-depth literary analysis of a single weighted line from Fall Out Boy’s history: “Take This To Your Grave.” This line drew inspiration from both The Smiths and Jack Kerouac’s The Dharma Bums, weaving a web between three narratives that swirl disdainfully around the feminine sex and rather suggestively around the masculine.Read More “Pretty Girls Make Graves:” Behind the Title of Fall Out Boy’s Debut Record
Scrunchie takes a comprehensive look at the five years since first encountering St. Louis-based rock band Bleach!Read More A Comprehensive Look at Bleach
Fall Out Boy, Robert Frost, The Outsiders, and what it really means to sell out.Read More STAY GOLD, DUDE, STAY GOLD.
A take on Rina Sawayama’s “STFU!” through a rhetorically feminist lens.Read More Rina Sawayama Wants You to “STFU” and Listen
A love letter to Billie Eilish, by Sarah.Read More A Love Letter to Billie Eilish