The very aura of gambling speaks of thrill, excitement, and an adrenaline rush that is hard to forget. Time and again, pop culture has used the gambling theme to attract a huge audience and has, indeed, done it without fail. From films and songs to video games, here are some famous references that are exemplary of gambling in pop culture!
A self-confessed emo kid, New Orleans artist, Bailey Flores takes her inspiration from the likes of Paramore, Circa Survive, and the soft-rock favourites of her father. Her new single however, ‘Kiss Me More’, sees Bailey’s vocals soar to the skies, and fall back to somewhere in between Ariana Grande and Lady Gaga. Yep. She’s that good.
Grace Gaustad is still only 18 years old, but has been making waves in Los Angeles in recent months, since she covered Hozier’s ‘Take Me To Church’. Recognised for her deep vocals, Grace has been working with Lady Gaga’s singing coach since she before she entered her teenage years. Grace has quite the profile on social media, with just under 500K followers on Instagram, as well as 80K+ on Facebook, and 73K+ subscribers on YouTube. While in Los Angeles recently, Lisa asked Grace a few quick questions about her life, music, and inspirations.
The Internet has definitely taken a hold of most of our lives, and ultimately it’s up to us to decide if we’re going to let it rule our lives, or embrace it and let it work for us. The latter is certainly the case for Unintended Strangers, an indie/folk duo comprising Robert Griffin in the US, and Chloe Danz, of New Zealand, who after a chance meeting online back in November 2017 decided to join forces as a musical project.