January 16, 2019

Posts from "Arts & Entertainment"

  • Arts & Entertainment | Nov.01, 2018

    New EP From the American Teen

    Khalid Releases Suncity, Demonstrates Growth  and Versatility by: Julia Vaccarella ’20 A&E Staff R&B artist, Khalid, unveiled a new EP with seven songs entitled Suncity on Oct. 19. The release comes more than a year after his debut album, American…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Nov.01, 2018

    SoundCloud Partners With Instagram: Budding Artists Rejoice

    by: Anne DeLello ’20 A&E Staff Instagram now has roughly one billion users, up from last year’s 800 million. As of Oct. 23, those one billion users will be able to access SoundCloud in their Instagram stories, allowing them to…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Oct.25, 2018

    Ridin’ Solo: Lindsey Buckingham Leaves Fleetwood Mac

    How Individual Projects Can Impact the Band Dynamic by: Peter Keough ’20 A&E Staff By definition, a band is a group of individuals who come together to make music as a cohesive unit. Often, these individual members have their own…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Oct.18, 2018

    BTS: Boyband Takes the World by Storm

    Bringing K-Pop to Mainstream America by: Sara Conway ’21 A&E Staff Energetic chants filled the Citi Field stadium on the night of Oct. 6: “Kim Namjoon! Kim Seokjin! Min Yoongi! Jung Hoseok! Park Jimin! Kim Taehyung! Jeon Jungkook!” These are…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Oct.18, 2018

    Twenty One Pilots’ Trench Continues to Surprise Fans

    Versatility, Pressure, and Isolation Set the Tone by: Julia Vaccarella ’20 A&E Staff On Oct. 5, Twenty One Pilots released Trench, the duo’s first album in three years. The band, featuring Josh Dun and Tyler Joseph, rose to popularity back…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Oct.18, 2018

    Grunge-Rockers Basement Polish Their Sound

    Underground British Band Makes Major Label Debut by: Peter Keough ’20 A&E Staff Since their inception in late 2009, the UK-based group, Basement, has been viewed as a member of the punk rock and grunge-revivalism crowd. Their fuzz-filled alternative style…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Oct.18, 2018

    Taylor Swift is America’s Artist of the Year: So, What’s Next?

    A Record-Breaking Tour and a Successful Discography Set High Expectations by: Anne DeLello ’20 A&E Staff After taking a few years off from touring, Taylor Swift has come back this past year with a vengeance. Her sixth album reputation has…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Oct.04, 2018

    Let’s Rant: Vinyl vs. CDs

    by: Peter Keough ’20 A&E Staff Vinyl records are outperforming CDs in the physical music industry. In a world dominated by streaming giants like Apple Music and Spotify, it is difficult to envision physical copies of music holding a seat…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Oct.04, 2018

    Mumford and Sons’ Upcoming Album Delta

    A Musical Reflection on Life and Creativity by: Brigid Walshe ’19 A&E Staff The English indie/alternative rock band Mumford and Sons is back with new music, and fans all over the world are already begging for more. On Sept. 19,…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Sep.27, 2018

    The Evolution of BROCKHAMPTON

    iridescence is a Culmination of the Band’s Struggles and Rise to Fame by: Peter Keough ’20 A&E Staff BROCKHAMPTON, the amorphous 13-member Los Angeles via San Marcos, Texas hip-hop collective, openly brands itself as “The World’s Greatest Boyband.” After releasing…

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