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Omar Apollo Announces New Album, Teases New Single

by Marissa Bachrach
Alternative R&B singer-songwriter Omar Apollo took to Instagram and Twitter on August 3 to announce his upcoming debut album. This album will follow several 2019 singles, as well as Apollo’s 2018 debut EP, Stereo. Apollo also shared that the first single from the album, “Stayback” will be released on Friday, August 7, 2020. Pre-save/pre-add “Stayback” […]

Lolla 2020: Live From The Couch

by Mallory Dwortz
Lollapalooza 2020 was obviously canceled, but like many other festivals, they took to YouTube. This year’s Lolla was a smashing at-home-success. No one got lost in Chicago, no one’s phone got stolen, and Grant Park is void of glitter (you choose whether or not that last thing is a silver lining). Ah, what might have […]

On Constant Loop

by Darlene
As we’ve all continued to be cooped in the house, I’ve noticed I’ve been looping back to the same few songs. My taste in music ranges from well-known artists that are played on the radio, to more “obscure” artists. There is no real rhyme or reason as to why these following songs have been blasting […]

Three New Singles for Your Summer Playlist

by Marissa Bachrach
“Get Back on You” by Summer Salt If you’re looking for an effortlessly chill song to add to your summer playlist, “Get Back on You” by Summer Salt is the perfect one. Summer Salt is an indie band based in Austin who describes their sound as having a “vibrant, yet breezy vocal harmony and colorful […]

Listen to Gus Dapperton’s New Single, “Post Humorous”

by Marissa Bachrach
Indie pop artist, Gus Dapperton, released a new single, “Post Humorous,” on July 1. The song starts on the slower side and by the chorus, the song picks up into a very catchy melody, which many Gus Dapperton songs feature.  Dapperton is a 22-year-old American singer-songwriter, most known for his songs “Prune, You Talk Funny” […]

Royal & The Serpent Ignite a Stylized Freak-Out

by Julia Colasanti
Often in quarantine, I find myself yearning to rage dance naked in the chaos of a hyper-70s living room until the chandelier shatters. Luckily, Royal & The Serpent’s, “Overwhelmed,” shows me I’m not alone. Singer-songwriter Ryan Santiago makes her Atlantic Records debut with a single that pulls you into her ceaseless mind as it spins […]