What Meghan Trainor Brings as an Artist

As a 22 year-old male Metalhead, I do not often find myself listening to pop. My primary exposure to the genre lies in my commute when I flip on the radio. One of the artists that caught my attention over the past couple months was Meghan Trainor. “All About That Bass” evoked mixed emotions in […]

‘All About That Bass’: Another Sad Attempt at Faux Body Positivity

So here’s the thing: a woman can be body positive without the approval of a man. It’s true, and sadly, I don’t think pop media quite understands that yet, even in 2014. In Meghan Trainor’s “All about That Bass” music video, she stereotypically aligns body positivity to equating to male approval, and that the image […]