Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 5:12pm
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The kids probably wouldn’t say that the album “slaps,” but it is lyrically dense and candidly poetic, drawing on a diverse body of sounds and samples.

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 5:09pm
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In essence that’s exactly what the show felt like: hanging out with friends.

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 5:06pm

This issue — the matter of song artistry — is an expansive one that remains many-sided.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 1:39pm

Simply put, the LP is a forty-minute attempt to reclaim their spot on the playlist at Skeeps, but it’s not all bad.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 1:31pm

The variety here is appealing, but it may take an extra listen or two to fully understand the draw.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 4:48pm
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The entire night, Williams commanded an intriguing and telling presence, in that the audience’s mood always felt mirrored to her own.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 4:46pm
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Chappelle appeared in full-form, talking through even the touchiest of subjects in his classically casual tone and unflinching against today’s heightened expectations for correctness.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 5:46pm
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Now, in 2017, Sam Smith is just as sad.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 5:43pm
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'Okovi' is an album created by Zola Jesus for herself.

Monday, September 11, 2017 - 2:08pm

Once Sept. 5 hit and the festivity days of labor day weekend / welcome week were over my brain turned from craving upbeat pop and rap tracks to melodic folk and alt-rock songs. Strings and electric guitars take the place of electronic drums and synths.

Coming back to school always gives me this strange combination of nostalgia and excitement. I realize that the past year has truly come to an end, but that’s not necessarily bad. With the fall change will come: positive change, negative change, neutral change; Regardless of its charge, it's inevitable.

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