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Why Adele is Not That Awesome

By ContributorMarch 1, 2012
We're guessing nanometre 's post is going to be pretttty controversial; you'd all better put on your Civilized pants and Respect socks before you hit the comments section!--Sparkitors Before people start hating on me, let... More  →
Why Adele is Not That Awesome

The Hit List: Relient K

By ContributorFebruary 24, 2012
Metalhead gives you the low-down on his new favorite punk-rock group!—Sparkitors Anyone remember Animated_Apathy? One of the most awesome former Sparklers EVER?? (I say "former" because she's left us to do some blogging/work/family stuff. I still miss her, because she's awesome.)... More  →
The Hit List: Relient K

The Hit List: Sleigh Bells

By ContributorFebruary 22, 2012
When Metalhead sent us this post, he said we had to listen to this band because, and here we quote, "they are probably the most awesome indie pop band ever." Let's all take a listen and see if they live up to his... More  →
The Hit List: Sleigh Bells

Musicals That Everyone Should See Before They Die

By ContributorFebruary 15, 2012
KJ_Vball is about to blow your mind with her musical enthusiasm. GET READY.—Sparkitors Musicals tend to get a fair amount of hate in today’s society. But I, KJ_Vball, am here to say *clears throat, does vocal warm-ups*... More  →
Musicals That Everyone Should See Before They Die

What to Put on A Mix CD for Your Crush

By ContributorFebruary 15, 2012
Metalhead tells you exactly which tunes to give to that cutie in your Calc class!—Sparkitors Recently, Mindhut brought attention to the amazing music medium that is the mix CD. As we learned from the previous post, there are... More  →
What to Put on A Mix CD for Your Crush

Why iPods Are Better Than CDs

By ContributorFebruary 10, 2012
crazywritergirl fires off a rebuttal to Metalhead's post—and she's got some powerful ammunition!—Sparkitors Greetings, my sparkly compatriots!  Yesterday I saw a post from Metalhead that basically attempted to tear apart the foundation of all that I hold true and... More  →
Why iPods Are Better Than CDs

Get Your Culture Pants On and Go to the Opera!

By ContributorFebruary 9, 2012
ChloeChum is a Sparkler with sophisticated taste!—Sparkitors All I wanted for Christmas this year was a ticket to see Opera Australia’s version of Don Giovanni starring the delectable Teddy Tahu Rhodes, and I got my wish: I recently saw... More  →
Get Your Culture Pants On and Go to the Opera!

Why CDs Are Better Than iPods

By ContributorFebruary 9, 2012
Metalhead is on a mission to save good, old-fashioned music. Are you with him?—Sparkitors So recently I was listening to my favorite NPR radio show (yes, I'm a 17-year-old, and I listen to NPR. Don't judge), and I heard a report that major... More  →
Why CDs Are Better Than iPods

Rejected Rap Songs By The Jersey Shore Cast

By Brandon SpecktorFebruary 3, 2012
You probably know Michael "The Situation" Situationovich best for his literary opus, Here's The Situation, a stirring tale of "creepin" about which J.K. Rowling famously wrote, "I only wish the Harry Potter franchise could be as touched with twisted fantasy as Michael's self-image... More  →
Rejected Rap Songs By The Jersey Shore Cast

Five Unusual (and Unusually Awesome) Bands

By ContributorJanuary 31, 2012
Metalhead865 introduces you to some of the best alternative music out there—and his choices are SPOT-ON. (Except for Korn. We just can't get behind that one.)—Sparkitors If you're a Sparkler, chances are you're nowhere near what society would consider... More  →
Five Unusual (and Unusually Awesome) Bands