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Avril Lavigne’s ‘Love Sux’ Attempts to Reclaim Past Glory
On her seventh studio album, Lavigne strives to mimic the sound that made her popular in the first place.
April 14, 2022 at 10:00 am
How Chef Diana Widjojo Is Highlighting Indonesian Cuisine and Culture
The co–owner of restaurant Hardena is making Indonesian food more popular than ever.
March 29, 2022 at 8:00 am
For Indie Musicians, Fortnite is the Last Straw
Epic Games' acquisition of Bandcamp foreshadows a bleak future for independent music.
March 21, 2022 at 9:14 pm
Taylor Swift and Moses Sumney: Studies in 'Aromanticism'
On two of their respective albums, these seemingly disparate artists explore a love that exists beyond sex, relationships, and marriage.
February 14, 2022 at 8:28 pm
What's a Musician, and Why Does it Even Matter?
In light of Damon Albarn and Taylor Swift's Twitter beef, it's time for us to reconsider who is and isn't a songwriter.
February 7, 2022 at 10:46 pm
Universities Are Recognizing Their Role in the Climate Crisis. Penn’s Policies Remain Outdated
More universities have committed to fossil fuel divestment. Why hasn’t Penn?
December 7, 2021 at 1:29 pm
Vinyl Sales Are at an All–Time High. Manufacturers Can’t Keep Up.
Following massive releases from Adele and Ed Sheeran, small artists are having trouble releasing their albums on vinyl.
December 5, 2021 at 1:28 pm
40 Years Later, ABBA Remains Pop’s Most Influential Trailblazers
The Swedish pop juggernauts continue to reinvent the wheel.
November 14, 2021 at 3:14 pm
The Controversy Behind JPEGMAFIA’s ‘LP!’ Reveals the Problem With Music Labels
‘LP!’ has some of the rapper’s best songs, but its gems cannot be found on official streaming services.
November 7, 2021 at 4:37 pm
Alessia Cara Explores Her Inner Fishbowl on ‘In The Meantime’
Every challenge is an additional exhibit within Cara's self–contained bubble.
October 15, 2021 at 11:04 pm
Are Music Reviews Really That Important?
Pitchfork and other publications have stopped caring about the music.
October 5, 2021 at 10:12 pm
Trader Joe’s and Their Racist Rhetoric
Why is Trader Joe’s so insistent with their insensitive product labels?
October 2, 2021 at 1:46 pm
Little Simz's ‘Sometimes I Might Be Introvert’ is the Best Rap Album in Years
The artist takes listeners on an hour–long journey into the constantly fluctuating life of an introvert.
September 13, 2021 at 9:33 pm
Halsey’s 'If I Can’t Have Love, I Want Power' is a Testament to Their New Musical Direction
Collaborating with two former members of Nine Inch Nails, Halsey discusses the difficulties of motherhood on their fourth album.
September 9, 2021 at 7:25 pm
Remembering Aaliyah: R&B Icon and Pioneer
Aaliyah’s music is finally streaming 20 years after her death, but it isn’t without controversy.
September 6, 2021 at 12:00 pm
Jack Antonoff Shares His Love for New Jersey on ‘Take the Sadness Out of Saturday Night’
On his third solo album, Antonoff shifts away from his increasingly repetitive production style.
August 5, 2021 at 8:50 am
Are Influencers the Key to Reversing Vaccine Hesitancy?
As vaccination rates continue to decrease, social media stars could turn things around.
July 28, 2021 at 3:53 pm
Behind the Algorithm: How AI Silences Small Creators
A war is brewing between small content creators and Big Tech.
July 21, 2021 at 11:53 am
Dear USAG: Treat Your Gymnasts Better
On ‘Golden’: a glimpse into the lives of elite gymnasts that reveals the corrupt organization behind them.
July 14, 2021 at 9:17 pm
MIKE Reshapes Rap’s Anatomy on ‘Disco!’
The 22-year-old rapper and producer pushes the boundaries of an already diverse genre.
July 7, 2021 at 8:22 pm
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