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Sisyphus – Sisyphus (Review)

Written by Emma Goodwin After two years of Sufjan Stevens withdrawals, the general population has been granted with the first LP of the collaborative band, Sisyphus. Two years ago – almost exactly – the band, made up of Stevens, rapper Serngeti, and Son Lux, then called s / s / s, released their first EP, […]

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Black Lips – Under the Rainbow (Review)

Written by Ellen Chen The Black Lips has been around for quite a while already, and to me they have always seemed like the archetype of an American bad-boy band in the same vein as the Rolling Stones. Their newest project, their eighth album Underneath the Rainbow, has had much anticipation because it is co-recorded […]

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Monday Mixer

Written by Ellen Chen Mondays suck. Mondays after a weekend rage of consuming booze and exhausting your body, however, are another thing entirety. The last thing you need during a hangover is a whole playlist of trap music or hard rock banging in your head. So here is a playlist of some chill music that […]

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We Are Scientists – TV en Français (Review)

Written by Emma Goodwin While claiming to be in their element more than ever, We Are Scientists has released their fifth album, TV en Français. Recent comments made by the band have revealed that this album contains a level of raw personality that has been absent in all of their prior albums, a change which […]

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Monday Mixer

Written by Emma Goodwin Gregory Alan Isakov – St. Valentine I choose to ease into my Mondays. I don’t need anything brash or heavy to energize me – I need a gentle pat on the back to reassure me, preferably from Gregory Alan Isakov. This song is cheery, relaxing, and the perfect amount of soothing […]

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Valentine’s Day “Baby-Making Music” Playlist

Valentine’s Day is a day for love, gift giving, chocolate and, of course, getting it on. So when things get heated, you can get down on it with this playlist of baby-making music to set the mood just right. Marvin Gaye – Let’s Get It On It might be physically impossible to make a list […]

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