The modern age

Boehlert, Eric
May 1995
Billboard;5/20/95, Vol. 107 Issue 20, p97
Trade Publication
Focuses on musician Jill Sobule and her latest single `I Kissed a Girl.' Song's performance at `Billboard' magazine's Modern Rock Tracks chart; Negative reactions to the song; Origin of the song's theme.


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