POP SHOTS - CELEBRATING TURNING 40

Welcome to your weekly dose of pop world musings. Today is actually quite the big day for me - IT'S MY 40th BIRTHDAY! That's right,...

VID PICK: WORDBURGLAR - RENTAL PATIENT

Sometimes you relate to a song so damned much that you truly feel it in your soul. This was the case for me the first time I heard...

 
 
 

NYC SCENE REPORT - MOTHER FEATHER, ALL OUT!, & MORE

This week's NYC Scene Report features the return of hard rockers Mother Feather, fresh pop punk from All Out!, a dream pop tune from...

POP SHOTS - TIMELINES

Welcome to your weekly dose of pop world musings. Covering all things pop culture, this week Pop Shots is hitting you with thoughts...

 
 
 

VID PICK: DISCO SHRINE - UP IN THE AIR

During any conversation about pop music there's always someone who scoffs at the genre, making the incorrect assumption that pop lacks...

NYC SCENE REPORT - MICK'S JAGUAR, MISSYOU, & MORE

This week's NYC Scene Report features a blistering rock song from Mick's Jaguar, dark alt-pop-rock from Missyou, indie rock from Active...

 
 
 

3 REASONS EVERY INDIE BAND SHOULD HAVE A COVER SONG IN THEIR SET

Mainstream artists with Top 40 hits never have to worry about an audience knowing their music, or whether or not the crowd actually...

POP SHOTS - BIG TIME ACTION

Welcome to your weekly dose of pop world musings. Covering all things pop culture, this week Pop Shots is hitting you with thoughts...

 
 
 

VID PICK: SKIPP WHITMAN - GIRLS

As soon as I watched LA, by way of Boston, hip-hop artist Skipp Whitman's video for “Girls” I knew I had to feature it here. A dope,...

NYC SCENE REPORT - CASSANDRA KUBINSKI, GABREILLE MARLENA, & MORE

This week's NYC Scene Report features singer-songwriter Cassandra Kubinski tossing a “Shutout,” fellow singer-songwriter Gabrielle...

 
 
 

3 REASONS YOU SHOULD SEE MATT MCANDREW LIVE

Before I hit the city this past Thursday to hang out with Young Thieves at their show at Arlene's Grocery I decided to do a little...

POP SHOTS - NIGHT MOVES

Welcome to your weekly dose of pop world musings. Covering all things pop culture, this week Pop Shots is hitting you with thoughts...

 
 
 

STACKING THE DECK WITH BETTER ROYALS

Stacking The Deck is a feature exclusive to Adam's World where I bring packs of 1991 Pro Set Superstars MusiCards to artists, and we...

NYC SCENE REPORT - THE LIVING STRANGE, THE NECTARS, & MORE

This week's NYC Scene Report features alt-rock band The Living Strange “Losing It,” pop-punk outfit The Nectars getting “Holy,” dream...

 
 
 

POP SHOTS - A LOOK AT THE CHARTS. FROM 43 YEARS AGO

Welcome to your weekly dose of pop world musings. Covering all things pop culture, this week I'm hopping into my time machine again,...

VID PICK: JUNE DIVIDED - I DIDN'T MIND

Philly pop-rock foursome June Divided are ready for war... Body Wars, that is. Body Wars is the title of the band's just released album,...

 
 
 

3 REASONS YOU SHOULD SEE JOATA LIVE

With a genre-defying mix of Latin singer-songwriter stylings, hip-hop, and indie rock, JOATA hit the stage at The Acoustic in Bridgeport,...

NYC SCENE REPORT - OTIS CLAPP, ME NOT YOU, & MORE

This week's NYC Scene Report features a hip-hop “Eulogy” from Otis Clapp, a live clip from alt pop-rock outfit Me Not You, something...

 
 
 

POP SHOTS - WHERE'D THEY GO?

Welcome to your weekly dose of pop world musings. Covering all things pop culture, this week Pop Shots is hitting you with thoughts...

VID PICK: BOP ALLOY - “COUNT ON US” / “WRITING MY WRONGS”

The Bop Alloy duo of Substantial and Marcus D can always be counted on for great hip-hop music. The twosome recently released a new...

 
 
 



The law on the modernization of music.

Moments ago, President Trump signed the Music Modernization Act, which will close loopholes in our digital royalty laws to ensure that songwriters, artists, producers, and... Read more ...

The law on the modernization of music.

Moments ago, President Trump signed the Music Modernization Act, which will close loopholes in our digital royalty laws to ensure that songwriters, artists, producers, and... Read more ...

The law on the modernization of music.

Moments ago, President Trump signed the Music Modernization Act, which will close loopholes in our digital royalty laws to ensure that songwriters, artists, producers, and... Read more ...

Meghan Markle's Delicate Butterfly Earrings Are Actually a Sentimental Nod...

Meghan Markle's Delicate Butterfly Earrings Are Actually a Sentimental Nod to Princess Diana

It's quite a busy time for the Duchess of Sussex. On the heels of Meghan Markle's pregnancy announcement with husband Prince Harry, the pair stepped out in Australia on Oct. 15... Read more ...

Here's Exactly How Long Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Have Been Married

Here's Exactly How Long Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Have Been Married

With the announcement that the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are going to welcome their first baby next year, we're feeling nostalgic about Harry and Meghan's bona fide fairy tale... Read more ...

The Complex Citizenship Rules For Meghan and Harry's Baby

The Complex Citizenship Rules For Meghan and Harry's Baby

Hot on the heels of last week's royal wedding between Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank comes more amazing royal news: another royal baby! That's right, Kensington Palace... Read more ...

Here's Exactly How Close in Age Prince William and Prince Harry Are

Here's Exactly How Close in Age Prince William and Prince Harry Are

Anyone who's ever seen a royal event has seen firsthand how close Prince William and Prince Harry are. Along with their wives , the Duchess of Cambridge and the Duchess of... Read more ...

We're Crying Over Meghan Markle's Reaction to Receiving Her First Baby Gift...

We're Crying Over Meghan Markle's Reaction to Receiving Her First Baby Gift - and You Will, Too!

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry only just announced that they're expecting their first child , but they've already received their first baby gift. On Tuesday, the royals kicked... Read more ...

Quavo Denies 'Big Bro' Lyrics Being Related to Lil Peep's Death: 'Never Will...

Quavo Denies 'Big Bro' Lyrics Being Related to Lil Peep's Death: 'Never Will Speak on the Deceased'

Normally, Quavo isn't one to comment on public conversation clouding his name. That mind-set changed following the release of his Quavo... Read more ...

Ariana Grande Posts Page of Script from 'A Very Wicked Halloween,' Says She...

Ariana Grande Posts Page of Script from 'A Very Wicked Halloween,' Says She 'Wouldn't Miss It For the Whole Universe'

Ariana Grande is not missing out on her role in A Very Wicked Halloween. The songstress took to Instagram to share a bit of her part... Read more ...

Meghan Markle's White Dress Is Actually Called the "Blessed Dress," and How...

Meghan Markle's White Dress Is Actually Called the "Blessed Dress," and How Fitting Is That?

A glowing and pregnant Meghan Markle and Prince Harry stepped out in Australia on Monday to kick off their tour , and Meghan stunned in a sleeveless white dress. This was the... Read more ...

Film Review: Halloween Delivers Tricks, Treats, and Decent Fan Fiction to Series

Film Review: Halloween Delivers Tricks, Treats, and Decent Fan Fiction to Series

The following review was originally published as part of our coverage of the 2018 T oronto International Film Festival. Watching the 2018 edition of Halloween often feels like... Read more ...

Marc Anthony Adds New Dates to His Legacy U.S. Tour

Marc Anthony Adds New Dates to His Legacy U.S. Tour

Marc Anthony has added nine additional dates to his Legacy Tour. The new set of dates will kick off Jan. 24 in Anaheim, Calif., and will... Read more ...