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Mehek Boparai


Reflecting on the Gravitas of Hans Zimmer

The prolific soundtrack composer has been a staple of blockbusters for decades, from 'Inception' to 'The Lion King.'

Spotify's Discover Weekly Reminds Us of the Value of Our Music Taste

How the algorithmic playlist delivered to us each week affirms our sense of self

FINNEAS Lacks Intrigue on 'Blood Harmony'

Billie Eilish's brother/producer fails to find his own voice. 

Penn Was My Pipe Dream, So Why Didn't I Want To Leave Home?

There is a home for me in a city I had never visited, in a school where I didn’t think I belonged.

Jack Antonoff is Painting Over Pop Music

How the notable producer infuses his own sound into works of musical icons, one project at a time. 

The Fillmore Philadelphia Fell in Love to Daniel Caesar

The R&B artist's live set captivated the entire crowd. 

The Best Cold Brew on Campus

We ranked local cold brews so you don't have to.

Fitz and the Tantrum's 'All the Feels' is For Those Who Long for Summer Forever

How the group's third studio album continues their youthful themes through a more mature lens.

mxmtoon's Debut Album Feels Ripped Straight From a Teenager's Diary

How the artist captures the feeling of adolescent boredom on 'the masquerade'

How Post Malone's Casual Likability Made Him a Star

A look back at the artist's pathway to fame as he releases his third album, 'Hollywood's Bleeding.'

Frankie Cosmos' 'Close It Quietly' Finds Calm in Chaos

Their latest album isn't a change of pace; it's a reminder to slow down. 

How 'Dissect' Occupies the Space Left Empty by the Artist

This podcast tries to take the mystery out of songwriting. 

The Rise of the Do–It–Yourself Artist

How the relationship between artist and audience has evolved

Taylor Swift's Latest Album is Her Most Intimate Yet

On 'Lover,' Swift lets us into her private life without fearing for her image. 

Artist of the Week: Michael League of Snarky Puppy

How the musician and bandleader forged a path as unique as his sound. 

An Evening with Summer Salt is an Evening Well Spent

The band's late July performance at the Foundry was calm and collected. 

Does Instagram Poetry have a Purpose?

How writers fused a relationship between content and social media. 

We Need Board Games Now, More than Ever

How the nostalgic colorful boards remain relevant in popular culture. 

How HBO's "Euphoria" is Changing Television

A look at the show's use of controversiality for authenticity. 

We Went to Firefly, And You Should Too

A guide to the three–day weekend packed with performances and camping life–hacks. 
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