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Teresa Xie


What Was 2019's 'Song of the Summer'?

Street picks the songs that defined this past season.

Why BROCKHAMPTON Hates Pitchfork

Exploring the relationship between artist and critic

Whitney's 'Forever Turned Around' is Nostalgic and Bittersweet

The indie group delivers a second album that further defines their sound.

The Best Songs from Euphoria's Season One Soundtrack

Fill your back to school playlist with songs from the breakout show of the summer.

Loyle Carner's 'Not Waving, But Drowning' Intersects Poetry and Music

The artist's lyrics stand alone as something special on his sophomore album.

Donald Glover's 'Guava Island' is Beautiful, but Lacks Message

Be prepared to be both pleasantly surprised and a little disappointed.

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

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

Nipsey Hussle: Artist, Entrepreneur, Community Activist

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

The Rise of 'The Creative': Redefining What it Means to be an Artist

Why have one defining artistic platform when you can have multiple?

Everything You Need to Know About J.I.D Before Spring Fling

At just 28 years old, J.I.D has revamped Atlanta rap. 

Solange's 'When I Get Home' is a Beautiful Construction that Lacks a Thesis

Solange's most recent album makes an artistic statement, but leans on abstraction.

Ten Songs Discovered Through Spotify's Pollen Playlist

A unique Spotify playlist that's perfect for discovering new artists.

James Blake Gives a Chilling Performance at the Fillmore

Blake's concert goes beyond just a listening experience.

The Philadelphia Orchestra's eZseatU Deal for Students is Hard to Pass Up

Finally, concerts that are actually within your budget.

The Grammys Continue to Fail Hip–Hop and Rap Artists

It's time for the biggest music awards show to step it up.

LCD Soundsystem's 'Electric Lady Sessions': Not Your Typical Live Album

Your favorite LCD Soundsystem songs, but with a little twist.

The Only Sex Playlist You'll Ever Need

It's time to spice things up.

Seven Song Covers that are Better than the Original

New twists on old songs? Yes please!

Here's Why You Should Check Out The Chicago Music Scene

How a city's music scene creates a network of young artists, and why you should be looking out for them.

Celebrating Michel Legrand and Reflecting on the Nature of Film Music

Looking back at how movie scores have evolved over the past century. 
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