When Britney Spears chose to shave her head, it became a symbol of her public decline. In reality, it was her way of saying "Fuck you" to a world that constantly had opinions about both her body and her private life. The toxic celebrity gossip culture has cleaned itself up since the 2000s, but we still seem to struggle with not having opinions about who Britney Spears should be.
A weekend ago, I saw one of the best synth bands of all time perform live in front of a sweaty crowd in Helsingborg, Sweden. On the small, tiny stage at Charles Dickens, the band brought...
from rap to pop-punk
- Sandra Katrin
About the writer
I am a Swedish writer, artist, and eternal overthinker. With a degree in musicology and a special interest in subculture and the sociology of music, I write columns and articles about music, culture, and society
The original Woodstock festival, which took place in Bethel, New York, for three days in August 1969, I imagine being a epicenter of "peace, love, and light". Like a IRL remake of Disney's Alice in Wonderland, with better music...
"Why does time go faster as you get older?" I asked Google one day last week when my death angst was particularly high, hoping that there would be some kind of dietary supplement...
Newly released songs deserving a spot in your playlist, from both well-known fan favorites and some lesser-known metalcore bands...
- Everyone has always had an opinion about Britney Spears
- The Spice Girls nostalgia explosion on Instagram makes me hate myself
- When Nirvana Got Kicked Out of Their ‘Nevermind’ Release Party
- Goth Wars: The 1980s Rivalry of The Sisters of Mercy and The Mission
- Emo rapper Juice WRLD wanted to help others who were also struggling with inner demons
More than a music magazine
Subverse Magazine transcends the conventional boundaries of a mere music magazine. If you seek a a more in-depth exploration of diverse subjects such as the music industry, subculture, and the interplay between music and society, as well as its profound impact on each and every one of us as individuals, then you have arrived at the perfect destination.