September 23, 2019

Posts from "Music"

  • Music | Mar.21, 2019

    Drummer Hal Blaine Leaves Legendary Legacy

    by Daniel O’Neill ’21 A&E Staff On Monday, March 11, in Palm Desert, California, legendary session musician Hal Blaine passed away at the age of 90. Blaine is widely considered one of the best session drummers of all time. He…

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  • Music | Mar.07, 2019

    The Creative Capital

    Providence Hosts Mumford & Sons at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center by Brigid Walshe ’19 A&E Staff Providence is known as the Creative Capital because of its commitment to the arts, which includes music. As the years have passed, more and…

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  • Music | Mar.07, 2019

    ‘I’m a Sucker for You’

    The Jonas Brothers’ Comeback Six Years After Their Breakup by Grace Whitman ’22 A&E Staff  S.O.S! On March 1, 2019, the Jonas Brothers reunited for an official comeback as the band released their new single, “Sucker,” with a corresponding music…

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  • Music | Mar.07, 2019

    Stepping Into the Spotlight

    Producer and Composer Ludwig Göransson’s Winning Season by Peter Keough ’20 A&E Staff Having a name like Ludwig in the music industry is a predetermined invitation for comparison. Sharing this nomenclature with one of the most recognized composers of all…

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  • Music | Mar.07, 2019

    Moving Past the Legacy of ‘Take Me to Church’

    Hozier Releases New Album, Wasteland, Baby! by Julia Vaccarella ’20 A&E Staff Five years ago, Irish singer-songwriter, Andrew Hozier-Byrne released a debut self-titled album. Featuring the prominent track, “Take Me to Church,” the album propelled Hozier towards the popularity that he…

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  • Music | Mar.07, 2019

    Gary Clark, Jr. Explores Racism in This Land

    by Daniel O’Neill ’21 A&E Staff For the past decade, Gary Clark, Jr., has struggled to balance his message as an artist with his powerful blues soul. He is known by many as a blues guitar wizard, but his problem…

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  • Music | Feb.28, 2019

    Recapping the Grammys

    How Female Artists Dominated the Music Scene of 2018 by Grace Whitman ’22 A&E Staff The 61st annual Grammy Awards took place on February 10, 2019 honoring the best in the music industry this past year. The Recording Academy also…

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  • Music | Feb.28, 2019

    Rockstar Ryan Adams Accused of Manipulating Female Artists

    by Daniel O’Neill ’21 A&E Staff For years, rock musician Ryan Adams has been praised for his emotional connection to his lyrics. Recently, however, multiple women have come forward accusing Adams of emotional and verbal abuse, as well as offering…

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  • Music | Feb.14, 2019

    Halftime Show

    The Slump Continues by Anne DeLello ’20 A&E Staff Going into the Super Bowl this year, there was a great deal of controversy surrounding the halftime show and the people who were performing in it. Maroon 5, Travis Scott, and…

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  • Music | Feb.14, 2019

    ICE Arrests Icon 21 Savage

    Music Community Rallies Around Rapper by Daniel O’Neill ’21 A&E Staff On Sunday, February 3, popular rapper, 21 Savage, was arrested and taken into custody by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) on the grounds that he is a United Kingdom…

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