"Billboard is excited to announce the addition of Tasha Green as new fashion editor," begins the breathy post on what has been the music industry's "must read" trade for decades. Green does come with real fashion cred. She was The Wall Street Journal's men's style editor, and the music biz is a boys club. Before that she was at Men's Vogue, Departures and did a stint as a ready-to-wear designer.
But why, you might wonder, does a music trade need a fashion editor?