In the three and a half years since Bat for Lashes (aka Natasha Khan) released Two Suns, her brand of vaguely goth chamber pop has taken off—just ask Florence + the Machine, Zola Jesus, or Grimes. Those ladies are wonderful, of course, but we’ve missed Bat for Lashes’ singularly weird beauty. On her third album, The Haunted Man, Khan’s talent is out in full force. Opener “Lilies” kicks things off with an operatic, ... Read More
BY BUST Magazine
on Oct 16, 2012
There have been many responses to the highly offensive (and incorrect) essay by Christopher Hitchens called “Why Women Aren’t Funny” that ran in Vanity Fair in 2007, and this oral history is the most comprehensive. We Killed chronicles the rise of female comedians ranging from the days of Mary Tyler Moore, up to the present successes of Tina Fey and Kristen Wiig. Some highlights from the earlier years include behind-the-scenes dirt about the ... Read More
BY BUST Magazine
on Oct 02, 2012
Our Oct/Nov issue is on newsstands today!
Cover girl Aubrey Plaza proves why Parks and Rec is the funniest show on TV
Musical powerhouses Paloma Faith and Amanda Palmer turn October into Rocktober
Sizzling sci-fi scene stealer Matt Smith is the hottest Doctor Who ever
Hollywood legend Penny Marshall tells all in her new memoir
Real talk from advice columnist Roseanne Barr
Your essential guide to Brooklyn
Six pages of mouth-watering Pie ... Read More
BY Ivanna Avalos
on Sep 21, 2012
Tomorrow marks the official start of the fall season, and I, for one, am super excited, and not just because my birthday is two weeks away. I live for fall: smelling pumpkin spice lattes and hot chocolate wafting through the air, while wearing my favorite leather jacket, black jeans and boots. Oh, how I adore boots!
To celebrate the start of fall, the ladies here at BUST shared their favorite (and for some, their least favorite) things about the ... Read More
BY Bridgette Miller
on Sep 11, 2012
Here in New York, the first signs of fall manifest in our wardrobes. Temperatures have dropped out of "sweat torture" territory, and cardigans are creeping out of our closets as things cool down. The pinnacle of cool, though, has got to be the World Maker Faire; on September 29 and 30, the grounds around the New York Hall of Science in Queens will transform into the world's largest DIY festival.
You are cordially invited to join us at the third annual BUST ... Read More