Tag : MTV

Dancehall: A History

2 years ago / 0 comments

In late 1970s Jamaica, popular music shifted away from its reggae roots towards a more modern, risqué and different display of culture. This new trend was called Dancehall and it was the first emergence of a global musical phenomenon. Physical dance halls had existed in the inner cities of Kingston … Read More

TV | Beauty School Cop Outs – MTV's latest dose of trashy TV

5 years ago / 0 comments

I am always amazed at how resourceful the likes of MTV are at making trashy TV. Filling in the gap created by Geordie Shore (which has already had at least 3 seasons this year) is the new show the ‘everybody is talking about’, Beauty School Cop-Outs. Now, don’t get me … Read More