February 21, 2020

Posts from "Music"

  • 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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  • 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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