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Pixies Music Review

May 20, 20140

Artist: Album: Genre: Label: Release date: Rating: Pixies “Indie Cindy” Alternative Rock Pixiesmusic, PIAS April 19, 2014 3/5 stars What…

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Music Review

April 15, 20140

Artist: Jackie Onassis Album: “Holiday EP” Genre: Hip-hop, rap Label: Sony Music Entertainment Release date: Nov. 17, 2012 Jackie Onassis…

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Beck – Morning Phase

March 3, 20140

Beck – Morning Phase Rating: 3/5 It’s pretty clear from just the 41-second introduction to Beck’s new Morning Phase that…

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‘After the Disco’ by Broken Bells

February 23, 20140

Album: “After the Disco” Artist: Broken Bells Genre: Alternative rock, space rock, disco Label: Columbia 4/5 There are certain bad…

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‘Croz’ by David Crosby

February 23, 20140

Album: “Croz” Artist: David Crosby Genre: Rock Label: Blue Castle Records Release Date: Jan. 28, 2014 4 stars / 5…

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Ten of the most anticipated albums of 2014

January 28, 20140

Check out some awesome music that will be coming to your ears soon! Music Preview compiled by Oliver Petraitis, KRUA…

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Top 5 albums of 2013 from KRUA

December 10, 20130

And now, for your holiday pleasure, watch as I struggle with the intensely difficult task of hierarchically ordering five of…

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‘Marshall Mathers LP 2’ by Eminem

November 21, 20130

If you didn’t like Shady antics before, stop reading now. If Marshall Mathers is unconditionally your Messiah, you might also…

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‘Bangerz’ by Miley Cyrus

October 29, 20132

It’s just sad. It’s sad to see someone with talent, especially very specific talents, take them in a direction that…

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‘The Speed of Things’ by Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr.

October 22, 20131

What “Rawnald Gregory Erickson The Second” did for STRFKR, “If You Didn’t See Me (Then You Weren’t On the Dancefloor)”…

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‘Let’s Be Still’ by the Head and the Heart

October 15, 20130

“Down in the valley with whiskey rivers, these are the places you’ll find me hiding. These are the places I…

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Album Review: ‘Nothing Was the Same’

October 11, 20131

Drake’s back. This time, don’t expect a motto. You’re not going to get a YOLO or shamefully catchy hooks. You’re…

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‘Mechanical Bull’ by Kings of Leon

October 1, 20131

Ethan and Joel Cohen once asked, “O Brother, Where Art Thou?” and they got a cinematic answer. The music business…

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Tune into ‘AM’ by Arctic Monkeys

September 24, 20130

You don’t have to believe an Al Gore supporter to see the ugly truth that global warming is real, and…

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