Asian Updates: Morning Benders and “The Other Asian” on Glee

I know Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month is over, but that doesn’t mean the updates on some Asians who are representing needs to end. Some notable news: The Morning Benders have released two exclusive non-LP tracks: a stream of ‘Go Grab A Stranger’ and a free mp3 download “Cold War (Wallpaper. Remix),” both …

Sassy Asians I Adore

May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month! You know what that means, time to talk about some awesome Asians! Michelle Phan is a Vietnamese-American vlogger who found fame via her YouTube makeup tutorials and was recently hired by Lancome as their video makeup artist where she produces videos for them on a regular basis. Here’s …

The Morning Benders’ “Big Echo” Swelled and Soared at MHOW

The last time I saw The Morning Benders was just under two years ago when they opened up for the Kooks when I wrote this review: Openers The Morning Benders seemed like a perfect match in terms of the demographic of the audience. Comprised of four innocuous looking young men with perfectly poppy tunes, the …

Asian Hair: Hints, Tips, and What You Need to Know

NOTE: I originally had this article on a site that I was toying with that is no longer in existence. However, I thought the tips in the story were valuable so I’m porting it over onto TMA, even though it has nothing to do with music or pop culture really. Hope you enjoy it anyway! …