Thanks to Lady Gaga, there's hope for the brave and unabashed pop worshippers still out there. About the middle of last year, a relatively unknown artist born Stefani Germanotta stormed onto the scene, infiltrating the airwaves with tracks that sounded like a mashup of Billy Idol, Madonna, and Peaches spun by a drunk DJ. She wore platinum-blond wigs and American Apparel outfits so tight they could trigger a yeast infection. She looked, at times, like Ziggy Stardust in hooker heels. And she electrified crowds. "Pop music will never be lowbrow — at least not on my stage," she publicly... More >>>