Patricia Cárdenas is a Colombian-American arts and music journalist. She loves '80s pop, bike rides, and thrifting.
24 days ago | Music News
The Liverpool band’s dulcet lyrics explored everything from the wonders of telegraphs and atomic bombs to a tragic romance with Joan of Arc.
Jonas Brothers Kick Off Comeback Tour With Cameos by Daddy Yankee, Natti Natasha, and Sebastián Yatra1 month ago | Reviews
The Jonas Brothers opened their tour by giving back to their fans while saluting the band they built into empire as teenagers on the Disney Channel.
2 months ago | Concerts
All the great boy bands have delivered polished love songs, cute guys, and lots of posters for tweens to tack to their bedroom walls. For young girls coming of age at the end of the 2000s, the Jonas Brothers expertly filled that role.
2 months ago | Miami Music
Following the success of “Call Me Maybe,” Jepsen delivered one of the most surprising and well-received pop records of the decade, 2015’s "Emotion."
3 months ago | Concerts
Though he’s often bunched up with the rest of the adult contemporary gang of the late ’90s to mid-aughts, Thomas’ signature poppy songwriting alone proves he’s in a league of his own.
4 months ago | Culture
Wednesdays from 4 to 8 p.m., the Standard's employees get the chance to spin records as part of a weekly series spotlighting staff talent.