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I’ve been a Swiftie for most of my life, and I loved “Miss Americana”

February 5, 2020

Miss Americana herself, Taylor Swift, is the subject of a highly anticipated documentary that premiered Jan. 31 in theaters and on Netflix.  The documentary premiered at Sundance on Jan. 23, but came out on Netflix Jan. 31. It gives fans a look at S...

Taylor Swift during her photoshoot for the Apple Music Lab promotion.

Love prevails in Taylor Swift’s newest album, “Lover”

August 27, 2019

Taylor Swift’s seventh studio album “Lover” echoes what the final song whispers: “I want to be remembered for the things that I love, not the things that I hate.”  The lyrics to the closing track, “Daylight,” are essential to Swift’...

Taylor Swift performs her 2014 single

A Swift show-stopper

July 8, 2018

It started with a click. And $150 later I was off to see Taylor Swift at Levi’s Stadium. What felt like years in the making had transpired into the anticlimactic click of a keyboard. In the first few seconds, my first concert was insignificant. It wasn’...

Photo from @forevrtay_13 on Instagram.

Look what you made me do: A Taylor Swift album review

November 14, 2017

“...Are You Ready For It?” is one question Taylor Swift imposed upon her fans when she first released the single. But after releasing her sixth album, “reputation,” it is obvious no one was ready for the return of the iconic singer. Harro...

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