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Sheck Wes’s debut album doesn’t waste words

Sheck Wes’s debut album doesn’t waste words

Astghik Dion, Contributor

October 23, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase

If you are looking for an album profound enough to dissect —  this may not be it.

These WMUA alums are using internet radio to elevate the music scene in Massachusetts

These WMUA alums are using internet radio to elevate the music scene in Massachusetts

Liam O'Connor, Entertainment Editor

October 17, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase

"The Boston music scene ... has been bubbling for so long now. And we all see it blowing. It’s gonna blow up and reach a national level. It’s only a matter of time."

Lil Baby and Gunna stick to flexing on ‘Drip Harder’

Lil Baby and Gunna stick to flexing on ‘Drip Harder’

Trevor Wilson, Writer

October 17, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase

Nothing stands out lyrically, but the two genuinely sound like they’re having fun in the booth reflecting on a life full of money, diamonds and designer clothes.

Carrie Underwood doesn’t disappoint with new album, “Cry Pretty”

Carrie Underwood doesn’t disappoint with new album, “Cry Pretty”

Katherine Kelley, Contributor

October 11, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase

After being out of the spotlight for some time, Carrie Underwood is back and better than ever.

Lil Wayne ‘Tha Carter V’ tracks ranked worst to best

Lil Wayne ‘Tha Carter V’ tracks ranked worst to best

Jonathan Kermah, Entertainment Editor

October 8, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase, Uncategorized

The long awaited “Tha Carter V” is a solid album wrapped in nostalgia and triumph. Read to find out which of the 23 tracks are most worthy of your time.

Logic’s “YSIV” packed with talented guest features, messages from fans

Logic’s “YSIV” packed with talented guest features, messages from fans

Tiffany Chasse, Writer

October 7, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase

Listen for the Wu-Tang Clan, Hailee Steinfeld, Jaden Smith and even Logic's fanbase the "Rattpack"

808s and Ankle Breaks Podcast: Episode 23

808s and Ankle Breaks Podcast: Episode 23

Jonathan Kermah and Trevor Wilson

October 6, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Podcasts, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

Kanye West's most recent antics, Lil Wayne's "Tha Carter V" and Logic's "YSIV," plus conference predictions.

Four old souls reintroduce classic rock ‘n’ roll to our generation

Four old souls reintroduce classic rock ‘n’ roll to our generation

Katherine Kelley, Contributor

September 28, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase

If you haven’t heard of these young Michigan natives yet, you probably will soon.

808s and Ankle Breaks Podcast: Episode 22

808s and Ankle Breaks Podcast: Episode 22

Jonathan Kermah and Trevor Wilson

September 28, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Podcasts, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

Young Thug's "On the Run," Jimmy Butler's trade request, Mark Cuban's punishment and NBA media day.

Lana Del Rey releases two new singles, one being 10 minutes long

Lana Del Rey releases two new singles, one being 10 minutes long

Liv Charbonneau, Contributor

September 27, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase

Her new single "Venice B****” is an almost 10-minute track reminiscing on summer, love and youth.

Student profile: Tom Leary, professional videographer and entrepreneur

Student profile: Tom Leary, professional videographer and entrepreneur

Liam O'Connor, Entertainment Editor

September 26, 2018


Filed under Campus, Entertainment, Multimedia, Music, Showcase

"With every project, I want to create a look and feel that is unique to the artist I’m working with."

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