New Britneyology

Archive for November 2013

Being a fan in the Britney Jean era

Posted by: Karenannanina on: November 26, 2013

It’s already streaming. Mindless, generic reviews are already rolling in. But we, the elite fans, are not jumping the gun – are we? We are not going into meltdown. We are waiting to get our hands on the album and play it lots of times. And we will get plenty out of it, no matter […]

“Alien” leak – first impressions

Posted by: Karenannanina on: November 19, 2013

It looks like Britney Jean is going to be an extremely diverse album to say the least. This is the William Orbit-produced track, and he says it’s not the finished version. But we can get its flavor nonetheless. And, by the way, it has nothing to do with Lady Gaga. I found a handy MP3 […]

“Passenger” – first impressions

Posted by: Karenannanina on: November 9, 2013

I don’t normally review unofficial, leaked tracks but we’re building up our excitement for the release of “Britney Jean” so I’m making an exception for once. A few people have been claiming that it’s “fake” or “isn’t Britney” but it’s been a hot news item on a lot of highly respected sites, and no denials […]

“Perfume” – quick review

Posted by: Karenannanina on: November 4, 2013

Well! This really couldn’t be more different from “Work Bitch” – or from most of Britney’s work for the last 10 years. At this point I will give myself a little pat on the head for persisting, in the face of much ridicule, with my view that “breathy Britney” was a creative choice, not a […]

  • Deborah: There's an interview with Charli XCX where she talks about her admiration for Britney, and how much she was influenced by her as a young girl. Maybe t
  • George: I was just listening to Charli XCX's new track "Blame It On You" and thinking of how much she sounds like Britney (or like an impersonator of). It is
  • Karenannanina: Thank you! Welcome to the New Britneyology community!