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“An Ode” gives Seventeen new reputation in latest album

“An Ode” gives Seventeen new reputation in latest album

Claire Clements, Executive Editorial Page Editor

September 28, 2019

On Sept. 16, K-Pop group Seventeen released its  third full album, An Ode. The album, preceded by weeks of anticipation following the release of its digital single, “Hit” on Aug. 5, broke numerous records, rising to No. 1 on iTunes K-Pop Album charts in 24 regions less than a day following the ...

‘Reputation’ review: Well worth the wait

‘Reputation’ review: Well worth the wait

Anthony Cesario, Staff Writer

November 27, 2017

Over the years, Taylor Swift has been America’s sweetheart, gaining the adoration of millions of people as she transcended the genres of country and pop music with appeal to all ages. That’s why it was so surprising when, after three years’ silence, Swift released “Look What You Made Me Do”,...

Sia reclaims the stage with “This Is Acting”

Sia reclaims the stage with “This Is Acting”

Elena Gillis, Staff Writer

March 8, 2016

From the first glance, Australian born artist Sia Furler (mononymously known as “Sia”) is different. In every instance, she appears with creative ways to cover her face. She is known for penning the works of many artists such as Rihanna’s “Diamonds,” Beyoncé’s “Pretty Hurts” and Kelly Cl...

Kelley revs up with “The Driver”

Kelley revs up with “The Driver”

Elena Gillis, Staff Writer

March 1, 2016

It is safe to say that newly solo artist Charles Kelley is best known for his continuing contribution to the band Lady Antebellum, which also consists of singer Hillary Scott and guitarist Dave Haywood.   However, Kelley recently branched out to create his own music. His first solo album, T...

Platten releases new album with big intentions, falls short of her goal

Platten releases new album with big intentions, falls short of her goal

Elena Gillis, Staff Writer

January 27, 2016

In the past year, Rachel Platten has gone from a struggling singer-songwriter to an international star. Her recent hit “Fight Song” got all the way up to number one on Billboard’s Adult Top 40 and number six on Billboard’s Top 100. She released her second album, Wildfire, on Jan.1.   ...

Coldplay releases new album, “A Head Full of Dreams”, bringing color to sound

Coldplay releases new album, “A Head Full of Dreams”, bringing color to sound

December 9, 2015

By Gracie Blackwell Staff Writer @graciebwell   A year and a half has passed since the release of “Ghost Stories” and Coldplay is back with its seventh, and potentially last, album “A Head Full of Dreams.” Recently it has been announced that Coldplay will be headlining next year...

Sheeran surprises fans with alternate album “X (Wembley Edition)”

Sheeran surprises fans with alternate album “X (Wembley Edition)”

Elena Gillis, Staff Writer

November 22, 2015

by Elena Gillis Staff Writer @elenamg24 Ed Sheeran is known for his for heartfelt ballads filled with emotional lyrics, and the newly released X (Wembley Edition) is no exception. The album consists of four deluxe songs from the original X (pronounced multiply), two live recordings of songs from...

Howard goes through evolution in second album

October 29, 2014

By Shruthika Pochampally Staff Writer @shruthreddy I first discovered Ben Howard my sophomore year of high school. The melodious tunes of the Burgh Island EP has had me hooked since my first listen. Since, Howard has become one of my most favorite artists. From early morning coffee runs to lat...

Mind over Matter to captivate minds of fans

January 27, 2014

By Shruthika Pochampally Staff Writer The release of Young the Giant’s sophomore album, Mind over Matter, was a highly anticipated event until Tuesday, when it was finally revealed to avid fans and indie band lovers worldwide. The band’s self-titled freshman album consisted of heavy vocals on le...

Wolf album review

April 12, 2013

By Jordan Thompson Staff Writer There was a lot to learn about Tyler, The Creator from his new album Wolf. But aside from the interesting music method Tyler introduced and the revelations about his true character despite his reputation, Wolf is also the missing puzzle piece of a well-thought-out...

Is Wolf part of a trilogy?

April 9, 2013

by Jordan Thompson Staff Writer There was a lot to learn about Tyler, The Creator from his new album Wolf. But aside from the interesting music method Tyler introduced and the revelations about his true character despite his reputation, Wolf is also the missing puzzle piece of a well-thought-out...

Intronaut continues to evolve with new album Habitual Levitations

Intronaut continues to evolve with new album Habitual Levitations

March 19, 2013

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor 2013 is a year that has generated a lot of hype from music fans who are projecting it to be one of the best years for music of the 21st century. With a slew of huge bands in every genre due for new albums this year, it is easy to see why. For fans of progressive...