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Rihanna’s “Anti” is Anticlimactic

January 31, 20160

Surprise albums have become a norm in music. Everyone from Death Grips to Beyonce have had their hand in surprising…

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Track Review: Kanye’s ‘No More Parties in LA’ Will Make you want to Party in LA

January 24, 20160

As part of his upcoming album, “Swish,” set to release on Feb. 11, Kanye West is releasing a new song…

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Ten essential David Bowie tracks that will live forever

January 17, 20160

Last week, we lost one of the most iconic artists of our time as David Bowie passed away at 69.…

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Top Five Albums of 2015

December 6, 20150

5) “Currents” – Tame Impala Kevin Parker is Tame Impala. The 29-year-old Australian wrote, recorded, produced, mixed, and performed every…

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Carrie and Lowell – Sufjan Stevens

April 7, 20150

There are times in life that are confusing and alienating — and only years later do the proper words come…

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Kendrik Lamar’s To Pimp a Butterfly

April 1, 20150

Last September, Kendrick Lamar dropped the single “i,” which quickly spread rapidly in the black community as a long-awaited positive…

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Clarence Clarity – No Now

March 19, 20150

“No Now,” the debut album from Clarence Clarity, emerges from a very interesting and refreshing sonic space. Somewhere in the…

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‘Vulnicura’ by Björk

February 26, 20150

In this world of cliches, predictable plots and simplistic, overused song structures, the world can rest easy knowing there is…

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Review: Iron and Wine – Archive Series Volume No. 1

February 18, 20150

If you spent this Valentine’s Day alone and want to feel sorry for yourself “Archive Series Vol. 1” just may…

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“Ghost Modern” by Geographer

February 11, 20150

Treading the ever-blurring line between electronic and alternative music seems to be what Michael Deni, also known as Geographer, does…

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‘B4.DA.$$’ is a badass debut by 20 year old rapper

February 2, 20150

Very rarely is the debut album of a rapper preceded with such a large amount of anticipation and excitement as…

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‘Bloomsday’ exemplifies the dangers of sampling

January 12, 20150

Like fashion, musical trends fade in and out of the industry. Some enjoy longer stays than others — and even…

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‘Tyranny’ is a bizarre journey

October 6, 20140

Album: “Tyranny” Artist: Julian Casablancas + The Voidz Release Date: September 23, 2014 Label: Cult Records Rating: 2/5 Let me…

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Rap made respectful with ‘All You Can Do’

August 25, 20140

With recent stirrings in the black community regarding the appropriateness of Iggy Azalea’s participation in hip-hop, a common complaint wasn’t…

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