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Mehek Boparai


'Indian Matchmaking' Has No Self–Awareness

The new Netflix dating series offers little more than its narrow definition of the arranged marriage plot. 

'Avatar: the Last Airbender' Isn't Just My Favorite Television Show

How I invested my entire childhood into a cartoon out of a reluctance to abandon it

Harry Styles Finds an Uneven Pace on 'Fine Line'

How the artist's sophomore album offers a string of moments rather than a seamless message. 

Clairo Brought 'Immunity' To Life At Union Transfer

The artist fleshed out the themes of young love captured in her debut album. 

Cold War Kids Test Out a New Voice On 'New Age Norms 1'

The first installment of the band's seventh album leaves the listener wanting more. 

America is Tired of Singing Competitions

Why the novelty of reality singing competition shows has declined in the past decade. 

We Need Fall Music To Bring Warmth To Our Lives

How the coffeehouse genre provides us with a soundtrack for autumn. 

Rex Orange County Is More Confused Than Ever on 'Pony'

The artist's third studio album demonstrates a maturity through the acceptance of the unknown. 

Vancouver Sleep Clinic Turns Sorrow Into A Dream on 'Onwards to Zion'

Tim Bettinson's sophomore album provides a clear vision of love and lethargy. 

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. 
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