Hello there. Yes, you. Don’t look so bewildered! I’m here to welcome you to my world. This is Actually Allie, my blog, where I post about music, books, videos and blog posting itself (it’s very meta). Read more!
Hi everyone! The other day, I looked at this blog for the first time in a long time, and was so surprised to see this: 611 followers?!?!?! I’m so honored that all of you, at some point in time, decided to click that little “Sign me up!” button. And I’m so sorry that I haven’t been […]
Daft Punk. Lorde. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis. Imagine Dragons. What do these artists have in common? They all won at least one Grammy last Sunday, January 26. The televised award show, complete with performances by favorites Beyonce, Katy Perry, Kendrick Lamar, and more, aired on CBS to millions of excited viewers. Wheaton students scrambled to the Loft […]
This past Saturday, I went on an Alternative London Walking Tour, which showcased East London’s boundless creativity and outlined the history of the divide between East London and the City of London. East London has a vibrant culture — and, of course, vibrant streets — so there was no way we were going to miss […]
“A bomb just went off at the Boston Marathon,” my roommate said. I had been watching a TV show, and the rest of my roommates had also been on their computers, but Lauren happened to be watching her Twitter feed. From that point on, we were all glued to our feeds to find more information…
Happy Friday! This week involved lots of writing, watching Shameless, and reading Jeffrey Eugenides… as well as trying out new food, such as lamb tangine, and visiting with friends like Kelsey and Teikyo. Look! Anyway, here are some of this week’s links, as well as a Youtube video of The Kooks covering MGMT!