Wrecking Ball

Emmylou Harris' Wrecking Ball: A Ghostly Light in This Sweet Old World

Stuart Henderson | Posted 06.17.2014 | Canada Music
Stuart Henderson

Emmylou Harris' Wrecking Ball came out in 1995, when I was 17 years old, and remains for me among the most influential albums I've ever heard. I have gone on to become a music historian, a rock critic, and a musician, and though I probably would have done all of those things with my life, it's tough to imagine the way my musical education would have progressed had it not been for Wrecking Ball.

11-Year-Old Blind Girl Covers 'Wrecking Ball,' Wrecks Us

HuffPost Canada Music | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Music

YouTube has been filled with amateur covers and spoofs of pop songs for years now, and in 2013 Miley Cyrus' "Wrecking Ball" was probably got the most ...

WATCH: Chatroulette 'Wrecking Ball' Parody Will Wreck You

HuffPost Canada Music | Posted 11.26.2013 | Canada Music

Yes, Chatroulette is still a thing that exists. YouTube comic Steve Kardynal has made something of a career off shocking Chatroulette users with his s...

Focus On Your Own Sexuality -- Not Miley's

Angelina Chapin | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living
Angelina Chapin

A lot of brainpower has gone into dissecting whether Miley Cyrus is sexually empowered or not. Sorry to be a buzzkill, but there's only one person who can decide whether Miley has a healthy relationship with sexuality: the woman herself. The feminist movement has a nasty habit of acting like a doctor with a prescription for sexual empowerment. To apply one set of rules all women should follow is to treat us as a homogeneous group and ignores feminism's top accomplishment: choice. The trouble is, judging others is always easier than judging ourselves.