Music

The Indie Playlist For All Your Spooky Needs

When it comes to Halloween, it seems like there’s a finite number of holiday-appropriate songs.…

16 Song Lyrics That Make No Damn Sense

Music: where sanity is sacrificed for the sake of rhyme. Artistic liberties can be the…

The Harsh Realities of Being Too Deep in a Music Fandom

Being too deep in a music fandom often looks like: accepting friend requests on Facebook…

Here’s A 12-Hour Playlist Of Real Good Indie Music

Let’s be frank: making playlists are an enjoyable, yet time-sucking activity. You pour time and…

5 Bands You Need to See on the Final Warped Tour

The final cross-country run of the Vans Warped Tour just kicked off in California this…

A Playlist for the Guy who Played Me

Being honest with my emotions has never come easy to me, but somehow it seems…

Remembering Martin Luther King Jr. Through Music & Words

For the first time in a long time, Martin Luther King Jr. Day feels like…

Our Favorite Albums of 2017
Our Favorite Albums of 2017

Lindsay, Rachel, Hope With 2017 coming to an end, the ladies of Literally, Darling take…

The Ultimate Christmas Bangers Playlist That You Can Play Around Your Mom

Let’s clear the air: most Christmas music is awful. I’m not a grinch for saying…

Scottish Indie Rock To Help You Cool Your Rage

I’ve spent the past few weeks pretty angry at the constant onslaught of awful news,…

Lioness: A Workout Playlist That Is Tough, Fierce, and Ready to Rage

It’s 8am and you’ve made it to the gym. You’ve got your shoes double-knotted and…

whiny indie man
10 Indie Songs That Are Actually Just Entitled Male Trash

In the words of the brilliant Lindy West, “in a certain light, feminism is just…

The Front Bottoms Are Growing Up and Going Grey

For better or for worse, as a band matures, so do their songs. For The…

Concert Fairy: Tour Life
How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Constantly Being on Tour

I was never allowed to go to shows growing up, and I resented my parents…

I the Mighty
I the Mighty’s “Where the Mind Wants to Go/Where You Let It Go” Album Review

The latest album from San Francisco Bay Area alt-rockers I the Mighty has just been…

Music Podcasts
5 Podcasts for the Music Lover

It seems like there’s a podcast for everything these days—which is great, as they are…

The terror of violence can't destroy the joy of live music
We Cannot Let the Terror of Violence Destroy the Joy & Freedom of Live Music

Family members have always called me fearless. Fearless for moving across the country on my…

Now Playing at Literally, Darling September 2017

As fall arrives, the lovely ladies at Literally, Darling are still hooked on summer tracks…

Nick Jonas’ Songs and Music Videos Sound a lot like Abuse

As a Jonas Brothers fan who spent a considerable amount of her teenage life writing…

Dear Taylor, Your New Single Creeps Me the F*ck Out

Dear Taylor, I know you get this a lot, but I’m a huge fan of…