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REVIEW: How Mac Millers Circles is different from other posthumous albums

REVIEW: How Mac Miller’s ‘Circles’ is different from other posthumous albums

Nate Burleyson, Assistant Sports Editor January 20, 2020

“Circles” is late rapper Mac Miller’s sixth studio album and the first release since his death on Sept. 7, 2018. Not only is “Circles” a companion album to his heartfelt and personal “Swimming”...

Harry Styles experiments with new album, with uneven success

Harry Styles experiments with new album, with uneven success

Emma Oxnevad, Opinions and Social Media Editor December 13, 2019

When speaking to Rolling Stone earlier this year, Harry Styles told journalist Rob Sheffield that his upcoming sophomore album was “all about having sex and feeling sad.” Given that description...

Review: Rex Orange County’s ‘Pony’ focuses on hope

Review: Rex Orange County’s ‘Pony’ focuses on hope

Gavin Farrow, Contributing Writer November 11, 2019

Rex Orange County’s work is loaded with (or almost entirely made up of) deeply personal anecdotes and multifaceted experiences with love. A new “anti-pop” pop star in recent years, he employs the...

Ginger explores struggles, triumphs of Brockhampton members lives

‘Ginger’ explores struggles, triumphs of Brockhampton members’ lives

Cole Bursch, Contributing Writer September 16, 2019

“Ginger,” the latest record by Brockhampton, offers an exquisite exploration in and around the struggles and triumphs of the member’s lives and their thoughts on whatever comes after. The 13-member...

The album cover for IGOR, which what created entirely by Tyler, the Creator himself.

IGOR: The break-up album that proves Tyler, the Creator belongs in a category all his own

John Cotter, Contributing Writer June 3, 2019

Kelly Clarkson, Taylor Swift, Kanye West, Bon Iver. Break-up albums have been a staple in the music landscape, with these 21st century auteurs having some of the most soul-drenching of personal stories...

The album cover of Arizona Baby from Kevin Abstract.

‘Arizona Baby’ a ground-breaking album from an artist in a category all his own

Cole Bursch, Contributing Writer May 20, 2019

“Arizona Baby,” the new album by Kevin Abstract, brings forward a personal collection of songs reminiscing on memories of the past and the prospect of a better future. Kevin Abstract has been around...

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