Madonna & The Beastie Boys Wish You A Very Happy #TBT

It’s #TBT, everyone. This means that it’s time to “throw back” — and if we don’t, the Internet police will bust through our doors, Minority Report style, and lock us up in Internet jail. We’ll wind up next to the chronic Facebook inviter and that dude who retweets everything. To ensure our freedom, we’re not…


10 Things Millennials Don’t Understand About Madonna

It seems hard to believe, but Madonna‘s second studio album Like a Virgin turns 30 today. The groundbreaking pop LP did more than establish the Material Girl — single No. 2 off the record — as a cultural phenomenon, it defined a decade. After Virgin, Madonna became a style and music icon; her rough-and-tumble yet…


Madonna: The 1985 ‘Like a Virgin’ Cover Story

(This bulleted interview was originally published in the May 1985 issue of SPIN.) Trash I like to look the way Ronnie Spector sounded: sexy, hungry, totally trashy. I admire her tonal quality. I don’t have a deep, throaty voice or a womanish voice when I sing. I think my voice sounds innocent and sexual at…


Like a Virgin is 30 jaar!

Madonna zette zichzelf precies 30 jaar geleden op de kaart met ‘Like a Virgin’! Kimberly van Pinxteren is groot fan en beheerder van Zij vertelt hoe vernieuwend Madonna was, 30 jaar geleden.