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FKA Twigs Shocks Listeners With Raw Feelings of Her Truth

FKA Twigs Shocks Listeners With Raw Feelings of Her Truth

Yorsabell Wodaj, Staff Reporter

December 3, 2019

FKA Twigs strays from her usual sound flawlessly to exceed listeners expectations in her new album “Magdalene.” Twigs takes the usual dance and electronic sound into an art that depicts a story from song to song. Five years since her last album release, Twigs presents a raw musical experience...

Rosalia explores bolder beats and new styles in single “A Pale”

Rosalia explores bolder beats and new styles in single “A Pale”

Nathalia Moran, Staff Reporter

December 2, 2019

Rosalia fuses flamenco and other urban beats in energetic and dynamic new single, “A Pale.” Released on Nov. 7, the song celebrates the one year anniversary of her debut album “El Mal Querer.” Following the success of recent hits like “Con Altura” feat. J. Balvin and “Yo x Ti, Tu...

Frank Ocean’s ‘In My Room’ brings new sound, style

Frank Ocean’s ‘In My Room’ brings new sound, style

Chris Hoeft, Staff Reporter

November 19, 2019

Frank Ocean is back with new music that seems to suggest a new direction for the artist’s sound. The American singer, songwriter and producer has released music sparingly throughout the past decade. His two most notable works “Channel Orange” and “Blonde” cover themes such as love, lust,...

Omar Apollo Performs at The New Parish

Nathalia Moran, Staff Reporter

November 11, 2019

Chicano indie star Omar Apollo enchanted the Bay Area audience at one of two sold-out shows in Oakland on Sunday, Nov. 3. Apollo featured his newest single, “Frìo” in the “Speed of Sound” tour set list, which is his first song entirely in Spanish. “Sing along. This is a safe space,”...

Frank Ocean single disappointing

Siddarth Srivastava, Staff Reporter

October 31, 2019

Frank Ocean is one of the greatest hidden gems I’ve ever discovered, though his newly released single “DHL” is not representative of his artistry. Ocean’s style is exactly what I look for when I listen to music and he has made some of my all time favorite songs. His most recent album, “Blonde,”...

Kanye’s “Jesus is King,” a beautiful Christian album

Kanye’s “Jesus is King,” a beautiful Christian album

Dylan Newman, Staff Reporter

October 31, 2019

After being delayed nearly four times, Kanye West’s album “Jesus is King” provides a spiritually clean gospel experience that is healthily different from the rest of West’s discography. West also released a thirty minute art-film titled “Jesus is King: A Kanye West Film,” which gives an...

“Lights Up”: an absolute hit that blends Latin sound with rock influences.

“Lights Up”: an absolute hit that blends Latin sound with rock influences.

Gabriel Barrenechea, Sports Editor

October 26, 2019

“Lights Up,” Harry Styles’ first single since his self titled album “Harry Styles,” is an absolute hit that blends Latin sound with rock influences. According to fans on Twitter, this song has been said to have references to Styles’s sexuality, drug-use, and his departure from ex-band One D...

“Head Above Water” by Avril Lavigne is horridly uninspiring for a comeback

“Head Above Water” by Avril Lavigne is horridly uninspiring for a comeback

Shiri Marwaha, Staff Reporter

February 28, 2019

Canadian artist Avril Lavigne released "Head Above Water," her sixth studio album that was delayed due to being diagnosed with Lyme disease. Unfortunately, this album is repetitive and is a weak return into the music industry. The titular song "Head Above Water," has some profound and meaningful lyrics...

‘Thank U, Next’ presents destructive yet brilliant hit

‘Thank U, Next’ presents destructive yet brilliant hit

Mehek Kapur, Staff Reporter

February 23, 2019

It’s been a rough year for Ariana Grande - her name was splashed across headlines for her broken engagement with Pete Davidson and her ex boyfriend Mac Miller overdosing, but she comes back from her trauma strong with her latest album, "Thank U, Next". "Thank U, Next" is above all an emotional an...

The Backstreet Boys are back: DNA Album Review

Mehek Kapur, Staff Reporter

January 31, 2019

The Backstreet Boys released their hyped up new album, DNA - the group’s tenth studio album and their first full-length album since 2013. Overall, the album is smooth, modern and a perfect testament to how the group has evolved over time with throwbacks to their roots. The comeback itself has been mass...