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Concert Review: The Psychedelic Cyclone That is Superorganism

 How a group of millennial hippies won me over through quality pop songs and prawns.

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New Albums You Should Check Out This April

New music can be tough to navigate. Here are six new artists to check out.

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Netflix’s 'Rapture' Is a Weak Highlight of Hip–Hop

The new hip–hop biopic series has many pitfalls, barely saved by its intimate moments.

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Don't Listen To Abusive Rappers

Supporting their music means actively ignoring their horrendous actions and the harm done to victims.

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A Chat With Helena Deland, Folk Music Revolutionary

Learn about the artist behind one of the coolest new sounds in folk music today.

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Street Writers Choose Their Desert Island Discs

If you were stuck on a desert island, what could you listen to forever? Chris Troop and Holden Caplan ask the tough questions.

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DummyFresh (Andrew Ellis) Sits Down With Street

Penn's most–lovable artist's debut album is coming out next week.

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Against All Logic: In Defense of House

How one album taught me to love a genre that I have buried in prejudice. 

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Up–and–Comer Caleb Giles Deconstructs His Musical Process

The saxophonist turned rapper's latest album received a 7.0 from Pitchfork.

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The Prevalence of Purposeful Mistakes in Music

The reason behind that obnoxious crack in your stereo system is more important than you realize.

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How I Lost Myself in Love at a Rhye Concert

A spiritual experience to say the least, Mike Milosh and his band transformed a concert hall into one long slow dance.

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Stay Time–Oriented With This Playlist

When it seems like there's no time for anything at all, use this time playlist to remember there is always enough.

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Why JPEGMAFIA Is the Best Artist You Are Not Listening To

I had the chance to sit down with JPEGMAFIA and get to know the man behind my current obsession in music.

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That Song Smacks: The Intersection of Music and Gastronomy

Forget wine, we're pairing food with music.

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Album Review: Blood by Rhye

This may be the sexiest album ever made, but some of the lyrics fall short of their deep intentions.

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A Distorted View of Lo–Fi Hip–Hop

You may not think you know it, but you've definitely heard it before.

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Women Are The New Rock Gods

Women control rock music, now more than ever.

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