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‘Black Messiah’ excellent, worth wait

Nick Filca, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2015

Filed under A & E, Music

Smooth is defined as “even and uninterrupted in flow or flight” in the Merriam Webster dictionary. If I were to create a dictionary, I would define smooth as D’Angelo’s discography. D’Angelo is the king of R&B in...

Jake Bugg releases vulnerable self-titled debut

April 25, 2013

Filed under Music

It took over seven months for singer/songwriter Jake Bugg to release his self titled debut in the Land of Freedom. Yes, seven long, long months. His album was released in England in October 2012 and on April 9, American fans pat...

The Summer Set releases legendary album

April 17, 2013

Filed under A & E, Music

April 16 truly is a legendary day for the five members of The Summer Set as they released their third studio album "Legendary". This is the first album members Brian Dales (vocals), Jess Bowen (drums), Stephen Gomez (bass),...

Fall Out Boy fans show undying support

March 7, 2013

Filed under A & E, Music

On Feb. 4, senior Andrew Morley spent the day trying to make as much money as possible by 8 p.m. A show that was announced that morning for 9 p.m. that same night caused the music industry to explode. But it is not just any show...

Upcoming albums: 2013 promising year for music

February 8, 2013

Filed under A & E, Music

  Title TBA-Beyonce She who performed (lip synched) the national anthem at the Presidential Inauguration, performed at the Super Bowl halftime show, and has a baby with Jay-Z (who is on Timberlake’s “Suit & Ti...

Jack Kaup’s top albums of 2012

January 11, 2013

Filed under A & E, Music

Our staff reporter, Jack Kaup, counts down his top 10 albums of last year. 10) Lionel Richie - “Tuskegee” Everyone seems to be jumping on the country bandwagon, even R&B legend Lionel Richie. Nevertheless, this album ...

New Blink 182 EP impresses fans

January 7, 2013

Filed under A & E, Music

December 18th, 2012 was a well known date to Blink 182 fans of all ages—it was the release date of the bands newest EP “Dogs Eating Dogs.” The album “Neighborhoods” (released in 2011) was Blink’s first album after reforming the band but m...

K-Pop culture vastly different from American music scene

January 6, 2013

Filed under A & E, Music

With his billion views on YouTube, PSY has become a household name. “Gangnam Style” is the first K-Pop song to be played on American radio, and every time it comes on, no one can resist trying out the dance moves. With the success of “Gangnam Style,” it is possible that many other K-Pop groups will be entering mai...

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