February 19, 2019

Posts from "Music"

  • 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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  • Film and Television | Feb.07, 2019

    The Serial Killer You Would Swipe Right For

    America’s Disturbing Obsession with Ted Bundy by Joshua Carone ’22 A&E Staff Netflix has recently been in the headlines recently for the controversial release of its newest documentary, Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes. The problems do not…

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  • Film and Television | Feb.07, 2019

    The Hype of The Masked Singer

    by Grace Whitman ’22 A&E Staff Based on the popular South Korean TV show, King of Mask Singer, The Masked Singer aired on Jan. 2 on Fox where 9.4 million people tuned in to watch. The show set the record…

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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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  • Variety | Feb.07, 2019

    Fyre Festival: A Scam

    by Anne DeLello ’20 A&E Staff The idea: an epic party on a private island where normal people can mix with models and celebrities at a luxury music festival featuring their favorite musicians.   The reality: attendees stranded on the…

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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

    Super Bowl Halftime Show Controversy

    Artists Protest In Solidarity With Colin Kaepernick    by Anne DeLello ’20 A&E Staff    As Super Bowl LIII approaches, the only thing getting almost as much buzz as the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Rams is the…

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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

    Netflix’s Insatiable Garners Success and Debate

    Making Light of Sensitive Issues in Modern Television   by Catherine Goldberg ’20 A&E Staff   A popular Netflix original among teens and college students, Insatiable, aired this past summer on Netflix. Lauren Gussis created the comedy-drama series which stars…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Jan.31, 2019

    Haute Couture: Paris Fashion Week Showcases Seasonal Collections

    Designers Debut Interesting “Wordy” Clothing   by Brigid Walshe ’19 A&E Staff   It may be cold and dreary here in Providence, but Paris was filled with life and haute couture this past week, as Paris Fashion Week brought the…

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