our latest posts


Austin Mahone on homeschooling and his new album

Starting your music career while you’re still in high school can be complicated. Between school, touring and making new music, Austin Mahone is a busy guy. We asked him how he maintains his seemingly “perfect life.” It’s a demanding schedule that can be pretty repetitive — hotel room, venue, sleep. “Honestly, the music business is […]

Posted on December 23, 2012 at 11:59 am


The Wanted perform acoustic version of “Glad You ...

The smoking hot guys from The Wanted performed an acoustic cover of “I Found You” during ANDPOP’s LIVE interview with them. They’re amazing artists in the studio but they proved they can put on a wicked acoustic show too. As always, the guys let loose while performing — clapping to the beat, laughing with each other and […]

Posted on December 18, 2012 at 2:43 pm


Bridgit Mendler talks about her album name, “Hell ...

We were surprised to hear Bridgit Mendler’s debut studio album isn’t semi-autobiographical, considering it’s called Hello My Name Is.. (Bridgit Mendler). Although it’s self-titled, the songs on the album aren’t all personal to her, though they do appeal to her sense of style and personality. She recently sat down with ANDPOP’s Jordan Bortolotti in Toronto to chat about […]

Posted on December 13, 2012 at 1:08 pm


Diamond Rings performs acoustic version of “All T ...

It’s no surprise Diamond Rings takes a strong creative license over his unique sound and image, considering he started out by recording and distributing his songs in his bedroom. He’s someone who stands out both musically and artistically in a visually saturated culture — something he feels is important. “I think it’s really important to take ownership […]

Posted on December 12, 2012 at 3:54 pm


Excellent painting of the IKEA monkey

Here at ANDPOP, we’re no art connoisseurs. But we’re pretty sure the painting above was not only executed admirably but the genius who completed it put a lot of deep thought into its message. The six by six original acrylic depicts the Ikea Monkey as the ruined image of Ecce Homo. So naturally, it’s called “Ikeas Homonkulus.” It […]

Posted on December 11, 2012 at 5:45 pm