Patti LaBelle and Gladys Knight Battle It Out

by Eric Hendrix
On September 13th, Verzuz hosted a battled between Patti LaBelle and Gladys Knight. This was the 3rd R&B themed Verzuz battle that Swizz Beats and Timberland have held on their platform, but this one stood out the most because of the legendary names involved. Background Although they are from a different generation of music, Patti […]

Tyler, The Creator Releases New Jeni’s Ice Cream Flavor

by Marissa Bachrach
Rapper, fashion designer, and now ice cream entrepreneur, Tyler, The Creator has a new flavor of ice cream at Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams. This is the second limited edition Jeni’s ice cream flavor that Tyler has released, following his summer 2019 flavor “Snowflake,” which was a white chocolate mint flavor. This summer, Tyler’s innovation is […]

Saba’s Two New Singles “Mrs. Whoever / Something in the Water” Are Mourning the Absence of Radical Change

by Maddy Ipema
Saba is back on the scene with two brand new singles, “Mrs. Whoever” and “Something in the Water” – along with a surprise feature from Denzel Curry. Saba in both of these new tracks is addressing and contemplating notions of change and stagnation – like a repetitive cycle, he’s trapped in a circle of watching […]

Get Ready for Virtual ROO-ALITY

by Mallory Dwortz
In light of this year’s festival cancellation, Bonnaroo 2020 is hitting our screens. This weekend (September 24-26) will be three days of virtual ROO-ALITY magic. Featuring artists like Metallica, The XX, Big Gigantic, Pigeons Playing Ping Pong, Subtronics, and so many more, this online festival will mix archived performances and live appearances to give us […]

Week Wrap-Up

by Darlene
This week picked up rather quickly on news drops. First, it started off with Spring Awakening announcing their comeback next year for the ten year anniversary! The comments were very mixed on the announcement, many stating they were unsure of the location, doubted the virus would be gone by then, or complained about the price. […]

Remixes, “Are You Bored Yet?”

by Mallory Dwortz
At the end of August, Mura Masa (Alex Crossan) put a new spin on Wallows’ popular single, “Are You Bored Yet?” featuring Clairo. The alternative trio’s original mix highlights Clairo’s soft vocals in an effortlessly airy, indie jam that consistently garners the most listens on their Spotify account. It’s had a home in one of […]

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