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Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

May 22, 2018

From the release of his single Funeral, I've been a fan of AUGUST 08, who first appeared alongside Rich Brian in Arizona. Since the song dropped, I have patiently waited for the release of his EP Father, which was finally released May 11, despite it being expected in April. The R&B artist rel...


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Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

February 26, 2018

Since his debut in Arizona on Rich Brian's Amen, I've anxiously waited for his first solo work. Luckily, the wait wasn't long, as his first single, Funeral, was dropped on February 7th, just 5 days after Amen's release. The new R&B/Soul artist steps into the music scene with a very simple...

Let You Down

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Kennedy Stone, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018

Songs that are about regret, holding grudges, or being sorry always run the risk of being repetitive and unappealing. This is because even if you can relate to the problem presented in the song, most people do not want to feel negative emotions for an extended amount of time if they can help it. So,...


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Kennedy Stone, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018

There have been countless songs that have either strongly supported or grossly disrespected religion. Songs about religion can either be profound or really cliche, and rarely anything in-between. Depending on who you ask this can be the best or worst thing ever, but when done in a way that doesn't insult...


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Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

February 2, 2018

18 features up and coming artists Kris Wu, Rich Brian (formerly known as Rich Chigga), Joji, and Trippie Redd, who all sing about their sudden rises of fame through their music, produced by Baauer, the artist who brought us the Harlem Shake. Kris Wu is a former member of EXO, a South Korean-Chinese boy grou...


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Nick Irwin, Online Editor

January 17, 2018

Even though the Flobots have been producing music for the past thirteen years, they seem to have only found success in 2007's Fight with Tools, the group's debut album. Handlebars was the first single of Fight With Tools. Handlebars has a composition mirror's the duality presented in story told...