Dan DeLuca is an Inquirer pop music critic. But his "In the Mix" column in the Weekend section ventures further afield, into books, movies, TV, the Internet, graphic novels and anything you might call "popular culture."
Lady Gaga isn't like the rest of us. I'm not talking about how the artist born Stefani Germanotta is able to transform herself into a blue octopus while singing "Paparazzi" in her most successfully ridiculous costume during her "artRave: The Artpop Ball" tour at the Wells Fargo Center on Thursday.
AUSTIN, Texas - Angel Olsen wrote the songs on Burn Your Fire for No Witness, her startlingly good, emotionally searing new album, in a fever.