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Recent articles by Joe:

Coping In Quarantine: What Sherry Vine Is Binge Watching

Bringing her indelible drag musical parodies from a stage near you to a livestream inside your house, Sherry Vine continues to raise spirits. → Read More

Eurovision: Europe Shine A Light: 10 Standout Moments

For the first time in Eurovision history, a global crisis has forced the competition to forgo crowning a winner for the year. → Read More

New Kids on the Block's 10 Best Songs: Staff Picks

From earnest ballads to stomping sing-alongs to highlights from the surprisingly successful second act of their career, here are the 10 best NKOTB tracks. → Read More

5 Things We Learned From Katy Perry's Amazon Live Concert, Q&A

Shortly after pushing "Daisies" into the world, Katy Perry hit Amazon Live for a livestreamed mini concert and Q&A session with fans. → Read More

Little Richard's 10 Best Songs: Staff Picks

The controlled mania of the flamboyant pianist and his signature screech would prove massively influential on everyone from Elvis Presley to Jimi Hendrix. → Read More

Coping In Quarantine: What Divina de Campo Learned About Herself

How 'Drag Race UK' breakout Divina de Campo is staying centered in quarantine. → Read More

Kraftwerk's 10 Best Songs: Staff Picks

Like only a select number of artists from the last century, it's truly impossible to imagine modern music without Kraftwerk. → Read More

May the 4th Be With You: Remembering the Bizarre 'Star Wars' No. 1 Disco Hit

In honor of the greatest film trilogy of all time, we're looking back on the disco-fied version of the Star Wars theme song. → Read More

What Makes the 'Star Wars' Theme So Epic? A Technical Breakdown

Ever since Star Wars: A New Hope scrolled onto screens in 1977, the series' epic main title has been playing on repeat in the brains of nerds around the globe. → Read More

Nick Kids' Choice Awards 2020: 7 Moments That Stuck Like Slime

From showers to SpongeBob, these were the top seven moments of Nick Kids' Choice Awards: Celebrate Together. → Read More

Coping In Quarantine: How Drag Star Bebe Zahara Benet Stays Centered

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. → Read More

Queen's Roger Taylor on 'You Are the Champions' Tribute to Healthcare Heroes (Including His Daughter)

Queen and Adam Lambert are joining forces to salute and raise funds for the healthcare workers on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic. → Read More

Why Lucinda Williams Thinks 'Trump Makes Nixon Look Good'

Like most of us these days, Lucinda Williams is at home. → Read More

Here's What Ariel Pink Thinks About His Legacy

Los Angeles DIY icon Ariel Pink remains an influential yet inscrutable figure in 21st century music. → Read More

Disco Percussion Pioneer Hamilton Bohannon Dead at 78

Hamilton Frederick Bohannon, an under-sung but highly influential percussionist whose '70s solo work set the stage for disco, has died. → Read More

Kesha Brings Resilient 'Rainbow' to GLAAD 'Together In Pride' Event

Longtime LGBTQ ally Kesha appeared during Sunday (April 26) evening's GLAAD event. → Read More

Barbra Streisand, Adam Lambert Appear During GLAAD Event to Voice Support

GLAAD's Sunday (April 26) Together In Pride: You Are Not Alone was hosted by Billy Eichner and Lilly Singh. → Read More

5 Stunner Moments From 'The Grammy Salute to Prince'

On the fourth anniversary of Prince's death, CBS aired Let's Go Crazy: The Grammy Salute to Prince. → Read More

How a Brooklyn Metal Venue's Kickstarter Fosters Community During Shutdown

Saint Vitus soared past its Kickstarter goal thanks to inventive incentives and a dedicated fanbase. → Read More

'One World: Together at Home' Concert: The 10 Best Moments

Here's what stood out at the Gaga-curated event. → Read More