Music

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‘I Give You Power’ is the perfect answer to today’s divisive, often fragmented political climate.

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For the most genuine fans, the real-life interactions looked emotional, moving and, above all else, memorable.

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The inclusivity and recognition of intersectionality in mainstream feminism is necessary, especially from the women who do not share the same conflicts and experiences.

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It resonated with me that a man could — and did — write an entire quartet, eight movements of translated emotion, imprisoned in a foreign country during one of the bloodiest wars of history.

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Foxygen is a two-piece band who has been consistently putting out a weird blend of indie and classic rock for their last three albums.

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Japandroids have toned down their in-your-face, fast tempo rock tracks while keeping their emotional intensity. They've found subtle ways to continue to make music that demands attention in their evolving style, one that isn’t overtly positive or loud, but always hints at hope.

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A friend of mine aptly described “La La Land” as a film by someone who purely, absolutely loves film. It’s tone is starry-eyed and stunned, even at its most devastating. The same should be said of the soundtrack and the score.

The xx arrived completely formed, fully mature and totally compelling.

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It’s been a minute since a New Yorker reigned as the hottest rapper. Without counting Jay-Z’s post-retirement victory laps, it’s probably been more than a decade. The Big Apple, the birthplace of hip-hop, was long-considered rap’s pinnacle city.

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Immediately after learning that ‘L’amour de loin’ was going to be performed, I set about trying to find a way to see i