September 23, 2019

Posts from "Music"

  • Music | Feb.14, 2019

    Ten Stars & “Seven Rings”: thank u, next

    by Grace Whitman ’22 A&E Staff The American singer-songwriter Ariana Grande released her 12-track album, thank u, next, on Friday, February 8. The deep and emotional album followed a tough year for the pop singer who experienced the death of…

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  • Music | Feb.07, 2019

    Trophy Season: The Screen Actors Guild Awards

    by Brigid Walshe ’19 A&E Staff Now that the Super Bowl is over, it is time to look forward to the next big televised event: the Academy Awards, or the Oscars. As the biggest event of awards season in Hollywood,…

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  • Music | Feb.07, 2019

    Vampire Weekend Album

    Father of the Bride  by Dan O’Neill ’21 A&E Staff Vampire Weekend has always been an important part of the alternative music scene, and the arrival of their newest singles show that the band is still as influential as before.…

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  • Music | Feb.07, 2019

    Vans Warped Tour Comes Back to Celebrate 25th Anniversary

    by Peter Keough ’20 A&E Staff In some cases, music has the power to become an institution. In the case of the Vans Warped Tour, it did just that. Founded in 1995, this tour became a holy ground for alternative…

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  • Music | Feb.07, 2019

    Weezer’s Teal Album

    by Julia Vaccarella ’20 A&E Staff Last year, alternative rock band  Weezer released a cover of Toto’s notorious hit song, “Africa.” On Jan. 24, the group released a full-length album consisting entirely of cover songs. The collection, self-titled, but also…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Jan.31, 2019

    A Musical Enigma: James Blake Assume(s) Form

    Mysterious British Singer Allies with Travis Scott, Metro Boomin for New Album   by Julia Vaccarella ’20 A&E Staff English singer James Blake released his fourth record entitled Assume Form on Jan. 18. As is the case with many artists…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Jan.31, 2019

    Greta Van Fleet Raises Question About Familiar Sound

    Is it Right to Judge a Band Simply by Comparison?  by Peter Keough ’20 A&E Staff During its midseason debut on Jan. 19, Saturday Night Live hosted the up-and-coming Michigan rock outfit Greta Van Fleet as their musical guest. Comprised…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Jan.31, 2019

    Vinyl Revival

    Jack White Opens  Detroit Record Press by Dan O’Neill ’21 A&E Staff Jack White may not be a household name when it comes to music lovers, but he is without a doubt one of the most influential artists and producers…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Jan.17, 2019

    Post-Festivus Festival Lineups Announced

    by: Peter Keough ’20 A&E Staff Fresh off the recent winter holiday season, music fans from around the country are prepping for another festive season that is fast approaching. Much like the winter holidays, this upcoming season is centered around…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Jan.17, 2019

    Looking Back: The 1975’s A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships

    by: Brigid Walshe ’19 A&E Staff After months and months of anticipation (including a 30-day countdown on their Instagram page), British alternative/indie rock group The 1975 finally released their highly anticipated new album, A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships, in…

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