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Sam Devotta

Sam spends her days talking about kids' books, and her nights writing about pop-punk. She's most likely to respond with a Brendon Urie reaction GIF.

130 posts by Sam Devotta

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Panic! at the Disco Released a Video for “High Hopes”

August 27, 2018 | By Sam Devotta

If you needed something to make your Monday a little brighter, have no fear: Panic! at the Disco released a music video for their single “High Hopes” and it’s everything you need to start your week off on the right foot. The video starts off with Brendon Urie stepping out of a cab in downtown […]

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idobi.com Presents: The Premiere of Half the Animal’s “Magic”

August 9, 2018 | By Sam Devotta

When you think about it, finding a song that immediately brings you joy within the first few seconds is a type of magic.

Editorial

She Did It!: Domee Shi and Alice Guy-Blaché

August 1, 2018 | By Sam Devotta

Welcome to the fourth edition of She Did It!—a Geek Girl Riot segment + monthly column reminding us that everything boys can do, girls probably did first. Today, we’re talking Domee Shi and Alice Guy-Blaché.

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Flint Eastwood Celebrates Pride Month with “Real Love”

June 25, 2018 | By Sam Devotta

Jax Anderson aka Flint Eastwood has given us a reason to continue the Pride month celebrations long after June has ended with her incredible new song “Real Love”.

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Don Broco Released a Cinematic Music Video for “Greatness” and It’s, Well, Great

June 15, 2018 | By Sam Devotta

Don Broco dropped a video for their latest single, “Greatness”, earlier this week and it’s pretty great.

Editorial Features

The Band That Doesn’t Play By the Rules: An Interview with Don Broco

April 26, 2018 | By Sam Devotta

Don Broco is a band that doesn’t play by the rules, but their funky poppy rock music is making waves across North America.

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Panic! At the Disco Announces An Album, A Tour, and Two Singles

March 21, 2018 | By Sam Devotta

Panic! At the Disco answered all our prayers by dropping not one, not two, but THREE announcements.

Editorial

Get Ready to Fan Out over Primetime Books on SerialBox

February 22, 2018 | By Sam Devotta

It can be hard to find something to read—and when you do pick up something that interests you, your next challenge is finding time. Luckily, SerialBox offers a quick and easy solution that makes reading as easy as flipping channels on TV.

Editorial

She Did It!: Mary Shelley and Jane Yolen

February 21, 2018 | By Sam Devotta

Welcome to the third edition of She Did It!—a new Geek Girl Riot segment + monthly column reminding us that everything boys can do, girls probably did first. Today, we’re talking Mary Shelley and Jane Yolen.

Editorial Features

Pop Music That Never Sleeps: A Chat with Flint Eastwood

February 1, 2018 | By Sam Devotta

Jax Anderson aka Flint Eastwood creates “pop music that never sleeps,” and she’s excited to bring it to a bunch of small venues for the next month.