Fiona Apple & the Sexist Critics in the 90s

The year is 1996. Fiona Apple is 18-years-old on the verge of being a household name. Working her babysitting connections, she managed to get her three track demo into the hands of famed publicist, Kathryn Schenker. As they say, the rest is history. Apple’s first performance in Paris drew an …

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Liz Phair: Examining her 90s music and style

I have to admit that I wasn’t aware of Liz Phair until about 2002, when I was a sophomore in high school, long past the heyday of early 90s music. I’m not quite too sure how I stumbled upon her third album whitechocolatespaceegg, which was released in 1998. This album was …

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