Archives for July 2011

Diggy Simmons “Copy, Paste” video world premiere on BET’s 106 and Park

Today, BET hosted the world premiere of the music video for Diggy’s latest single “Copy, Paste” on BET’s “106 & Park” (text “DIG” to “79922” to vote for it as your favorite video on the show).

Interview with Jillian Rose Reed AKA ‘Tamara’ on hit MTV show ‘Awkward.’

“Awkward.” is here at 11:00 PM ET/PT on MTV to sober us up with a brilliantly scripted comedy of those glorious high school years filled with hormones, angst…and yes those totally awkward moments…Jenna’s super outgoing bestie, Tamara, is played by Jillian Rose Reed possesses a look and energy that is so teen “Punky Brewster” -esque to me. I interviewed her after the first episode aired

M.I.A. releases “27” in memory of Amy Winehouse

I just read about M.I.A. releasing a track called “27” in honor of Amy Winehouse’s passing yesterday on

VH1 Classic celebrates MTV’s 30th birthday with a 3-day celebration beginning July 30, 2011

VH1 Classic is airing “MTV30 On VH1 Classic,” a three day tribute to MTV beginning Saturday, July 30 at 6AM to Monday, August 1 at 12AM. “MTV30 On VH1 Classic” will relive countless iconic moments in MTV’s history with segments from memorable musical performances, hit series, specials, promos and news events that shaped the history of the network.

July 2011: IN THE LIFE “The Art of Change”

This month on IN THE LIFE: the intersection of art and social change. Four stories honoring how art has inspired the LGBT Movement and its allies, in the fight for full equality.