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Review: Elon Musk’s “Don’t Doubt Ur Vibe”

(© 2020 Emo G Records)
For a man of multimillion-dollar ideas, Musk should have left this song on the cutting room floor. 
March 15, 2020
For a man of multimillion-dollar ideas, Musk should have left this song on the cutting room floor. 

Review: The Slow Rush

(Tahlia Amanson)
This Valentine's Day, Tame Impala, a.k.a Kevin Parker, the Australian psychedelic-indie artist, released his fourth studio album. Compared to the rest of his work, The Slow Rush is a disappointment.
March 15, 2020
This Valentine's Day, Tame Impala, a.k.a Kevin Parker, the Australian psychedelic-indie artist, released his fourth studio album. Compared to the rest of his work, The Slow Rush is a disappointment.

Review: Obama’s summer playlist

(Skye Schoenhoeft)
September 27, 2019
Obama’s playlist whisked me to far-away places and caused me to forget our current administration.

Review: Taylor Swift takes a breath and a step forward on Lover

(© 2019 Taylor Swift)
September 15, 2019
The singer's seventh album is a mature, overlong record that reflects her best and worst tendencies.

Kuebiko

Kuebiko
June 10, 2019

Editorial: Separating the Art from the Artist

Editorial: Separating the Art from the Artist
April 16, 2019

Rumors regarding Michael Jackson’s pedophilic relationships with underage boys have been circulating the media for more than a decade. The release of  “Leaving Neverland,” a damning documentary...

School House Rock

School House Rock
April 5, 2019

Ciara Rooke What inspires you to make music? Nothing really inspires me, I just kind of have to do it. Like [I] always go to the piano once a day. Whenever I take breaks from my homework I’ll...

The Mill Valley Music Man

The Mill Valley Music Man
April 5, 2019

It’s a rainy day in Mill Valley, and Gary Scheuenstuhl has just received a shipment of CD’s. He sits tucked behind his register, a wall of records, books, and loose leaf paper encircling him. Vinyl...

Eminem’s Comeback: Kamikaze

Eminem's Comeback: Kamikaze
October 9, 2018

Today’s rap is no doubt the era of “mumble rap”, where almost every rapper is barely understandable. Many people gravitate toward this new-era rap music, not because of lyrics, but because of it’s...

J. Cole’s Newest Venture: Another Success

J. Cole's Newest Venture: Another Success
May 22, 2018

On April 19, 2018, J. Cole released KOD, his eighth studio album. KOD’s 12 tracks explore typical J. Cole themes: drugs, life in poverty, ascent to stardom, copious cash, and the complexity of love,...

Saba Enters the Spotlight

Saba Enters the Spotlight
May 8, 2018

On April 5, 2018, Chicago rapper Saba released his second studio-produced album “Care for Me,” an original and artistic expression of his own overwhelming mental health struggles. The emotional depths...

Do it for the Culture

Do it for the Culture
March 23, 2018

2018 has treated hip hop group Migos well so far; following the release of their newest album, “Culture II,” the group was featured on the cover of “Rolling Stone” and reached the Billboard’s...

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