Tag: Justin Bieber

MADISON BEER interview – Evening Standard, 23 March 2018

It’s obvious why Madison Beer has picked her particular life goal: “I always said that I want to sell out Madison Square Garden before I turn 21,” she tells me. If only the 19-year-old New Yorker had been christened “Islington” she could have ticked off a more manageable namesake gig this weekend, when she arrives at the north London Academy… Read more →

MØ interview – Evening Standard, 2 Dec 2016

As the political world becomes ever more inward-looking, at least in music multiculturalism is all the rage. “The borders are opening up more, in terms of music. I love that it feels more like one world,” says Karen Marie Ørsted, who as MØ is right at the centre of the idea of the pop song as a global language. The… Read more →

JUSTIN BIEBER vs ONE DIRECTION – Evening Standard, 13 Nov 2015

Today is a historic day. Today the young women of the world scream as one, for today is the day that both Justin Bieber and One Direction release their latest albums. It’s Blur vs Oasis all over again, but with more tattoos and fancier hairdos.   As Bieber’s fourth, Purpose, and 1D’s fifth, Made in the AM, hit the shelves,… Read more →