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Music

Artist of the Week: Hatchie

Harriette Pilbeam makes nostalgic indie pop for the modern era.

by SAM KESLER

Anderson .Paak's "Ventura" Delivers on Love and Spunky Beats

.Paak seems to have learned a few things since Oxnard. 

by TERESA XIE

BTS Returns in Style with 'Map of the Soul: Persona'

After a short break, the premier Korean boy band triumphs with their new EP.

by ARJUN SWAMINATHAN

Nipsey Hussle: Artist, Entrepreneur, Community Activist

At age 33, Hussle's death came far too soon.

by TERESA XIE

Gesaffelstein’s Sound Stagnates in 'Hyperion'

His sophomore album presents a similar sound as 'Aleph,' but without the edge or bite.

by PAUL LITWIN

Upcoming Concerts to Cure Your Post–Fling Blues

Front row for Cher on Saturday, middle of the pit for La Dispute on Sunday.

by MELANNIE JAY

Ask Street: How Would the Music Section Dress as Rock Stars?

Which is more appealing: Ed Sheeran's flannel or ZZ Ward's leather pants?

by MELANNIE JAY

It's Time to Retire the Phrase 'Anything But Country'

You don't hate country; you're just not listening hard enough.

by SAM KESLER

Artificial Intelligence has Infiltrated the Music Industry

And what it lacks in humanity, it makes up for in coded perfection.  

by BEATRICE FORMAN

Punk's 'Old Guard' Is Staging a Comeback, But Can They Compete with New Acts?

In the world of PUP and FIDLAR, is there any room left for Bad Religion and Descendents?

by MELANNIE JAY

Circa Waves Sounds Like Summer on 'What’s It Like Over There'?

 From road trip tunes to bonfire acoustics, this album has it all.  

by BEATRICE FORMAN

Sky Ferreira Promises Unadulterated Authenticity on Upcoming Album

 The princess of sad–girl pop is back, and she wants to reclaim her crown. 

by BEATRICE FORMAN

Why I Won't Be Seeing Miguel At Spring Fling

We shouldn't be listening to abusers. We should be listening to survivors.

by JULIA DAVIES

Artist of the Week: Natalie Prass

On 'The Future and the Past,' Prass stares down her demons.

by SAM KESLER

Why Holographic Concerts Shouldn't Be Made

Using the hologram of a dead artist for profit is wrong and tarnishes their legacy

by JOHNNY VITALE

Emily King Brings a Change of Scenery to World Cafe Live

The rising R&B star graced the venue with her performance this past Friday.

by SAM KESLER

The Stars Behind the 'A Star is Born' Soundtrack

Taking a look at the solo work of a few of the talented songwriters on the hit film's soundtrack. 

by JOHNNY VITALE

Lil Nas X and 'Old Town Road': Country Trap Deserves Respect

The Atlanta artist’s viral hit is emblematic of growth in country and trap music.

by ARJUN SWAMINATHAN

Choker Performs On Campus, Showing Students the Future of Alternative R&B

The concert opened with the Brooklyn–based duo Bathe and Philly's own Orion Sun. 

by JULIA DAVIES

Drake Bell's Slow Burn

Interviewing the musician and actor about everything from fashion to his latest music to Drake and Josh.

by SAM KESLER

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