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Arts & Entertainment

Mike Polizze's 'Long Lost Solace Find' is utterly unremarkable

Polizze's laid-back musical tone undermines the lyrics' potential for raw confessionalism.

by KYLE WHITING

The Kissing Booth 2 Is Two Hours Too Long

A whole two hours and eleven minutes of my life that I can’t get back.

by EVA INGBER

Wharton alum Evan Thomas reconciles faith and identity on his debut album, ‘Foundations’

Though Evan Thomas just graduated Penn, he's already in the midst of a new phase of his life: making music

by CHARDONNAY NEEDLER

The Ever-Evolving Relationship Between Ballet and Fashion

The connection between ballet and fashion serves as a reminder that art is rarely exclusive, and often political. 

by AAKRUTI GANESHAN

The Enduring Message of The Lorax

Years later, Dr. Seuss’ prescient message in 1971 continues to be relevant and powerful.

by EVA INGBER

One Direction Is Still Making History

After 10 years, the band's fan base continues to prove their unwavering support. 

by FERNANDA BRIZUELA

Is TikTok creating a musical meritocracy?

Gen Z breaks down traditional barriers as TikTok helps boost musical fame

by DENALI SAGNER

A Love Letter to Philadelphia in an Unexpected Place

Why Queer Eye Season 5 is way more than a makeover.

by DENALI SAGNER

The LP Show: The Future of Live Music?

Liam Payne shows how performers can adapt to the reality of social distancing in creating more interactive experiences for their fans.

by FERNANDA BRIZUELA

The Chicks share righteous, passionate anger on 'Gaslighter'

The country trio formerly known as The Dixie Chicks are assisted by Jack Antonoff and St. Vincent on their latest record.

by PEYTON TOUPS

100 gecs Returns with heavy-hitting remixes on '1000 gecs and The Tree of Clues'

The electronic duo's long-awaited remix album is the exact opposite of "lofi beats to study/relax to."

by FELIX CUI

Kiese Laymon's 'Heavy' stresses the importance of revision

With honest self-reflection, Laymon's memoir places Black healing and redemption at the forefront.

by KALIYAH DORSEY

Arca celebrates her identities on mutant pop record 'KiCk i'

On her fifth album, the Venezuelan producer desconstructs the pop diva.

by PEYTON TOUPS

365 Days Isn’t Just a Movie. It’s An Affront.

While Athlete A fights standards and stigmas, 365 Days is not only offensive to women— it's dangerous.

by EVA INGBER

Celine Sciamma's 'Water Lilies' is a Raw Look at Awkward Adolescence

Taking a look at the 'Portrait of a Lady On Fire' director's first film

by AVNEET RANDHAWA

Pride Month Has Passed, But These Heartfelt LGBTQIA+ Films Endure

From forbidden love stories to informative documentaries, here are some films to watch whether or not it's Pride Month. 

by EVA INGBER

An Ode to the E-Girl: A Dissection of Subcultures in Fashion

Looking at TikTok-based fashion trends through postmodern theory

by AAKRUTI GANESHAN

Phoebe Bridgers Weighs Life, Love, and Loss on "Punisher"

The indie artist blends introspection, storytelling, and eeriness on her sophomore album.

by DENALI SAGNER

The Controversial Legacy of "Urban" Music

Despite its ubiquity, the 'urban' label has a problematic past and concerning present

by PEYTON TOUPS

Walls For Justice: Protesting With a Paintbrush

Walls For Justice seeks to unify the Philadelphia community through art.

by FERNANDA BRIZUELA

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