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Shattered Glass (In Depth series)

Posted by: Karenannanina on: November 7, 2015

Shattered Glass was written by “Doctor” Lukasz Gottwald, Claude Kelly and Benjamin Levin. It was produced by Dr. Luke and Benny Blanco and mixed by Serban Ghenea. Real instruments were involved: drums and keyboards as well as the usual programming were the responsibility of Benny Blanco and Dr Luke; the latter also played guitars. The […]

The Official New Britneyology “Britney Jean” Review

Posted by: Karenannanina on: December 11, 2013

OK. Let me say this right away and then you can decide if you want to read on. In the battle between the “Love it!” and the “Not so sure…” sides to the great Britney Jean debate, I’m firmly on the “Love it!” side. Yes, the album IS a grower. But it didn’t take long […]

Listening to Britney on Headphones! Part 3

Posted by: Karenannanina on: July 9, 2011

In this series of articles, I’ve been discussing how listening with good headphones (preferably with a good CD player) enables us to separate Britney’s voice from the surrounding complexities of production and subject it to a less prejudiced yet more detailed scrutiny. With many singers, listening on headphones doesn’t tell you anything you don’t know […]

Listening to Britney on Headphones! Part 2

Posted by: Karenannanina on: July 9, 2011

I sometimes think I need to update my database of Britney Spears vocal conspiracy theories like Symantec updates its antivirus protection. Something new arrives every day. The latest was mentioned in the comments on my last article, and was an allegation that Britney doesn’t sing the chorus on “He about to lose me”. All I […]



  • Sarah G: You should write an In-Depth of Glory or even Mood Ring (that's a groovy tune)
  • Sarah Giansanti: First off, yeah! I've missed your writing haha Secondly, I've always been baffled of how people can say Britney's not a singer... Derr, that's her
  • Aline: Great article as usual. Please Karen, never stop writing for the site. I love your thoughts about our queen!