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The Weeknd delivers brilliant blend of melancholy and triumph in ‘After Hours’ 

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Oscar Frias-Rivera, Staff Reporter

March 28, 2020

The Weeknd just released his highly anticipated album, “After Hours” after not releasing an album in over 3 years, and I definitely recommend this album if you’re a fan of the depth and melancholy in his songs. This album reminds me of a darker version of his previous album, “Starboy,” because...

Bad Bunny’s new album sounds like summer 

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Kassandra Zeledon, Staff Reporter

March 9, 2020

Bad Bunny’s anticipated album “YHLQMDLG” dropped Saturday night at midnight and fans everywhere went crazy over it. YHLQMDLG is short for “Yo hago lo que me da la gana,” meaning, "I do whatever I want."  The first track immediately embodies that attitude.  My personal favorite “La...

Looking for new music? Here are 3 underrated artists you need to check out

Maël Lorach, Staff Reporter

March 5, 2020

If you’re looking for new music to listen to, there are a couple of resources you can use. Spotify’s “Discover Weekly” playlist has some really excellent recommendations that are tailored to your tastes. It is always worth looking at what your favorite artists are listening to, which can usu...

‘Map of the Soul: 7’

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Aliya Nupbay, Staff Reporter

March 3, 2020

After their short break, BTS came back and rewarded their old and new fans with their new album, "Map of the Soul: 7," released Feb. 21. Seven is a significant number for the band. In listening to their album, I felt as if despite writing the songs for their fans, each song seemed like a love letter...

Tame Impala’s “The Slow Rush” offers inventive lyricism, style but ultimately underwhelms

Maël Lorach, Staff Reporter

March 3, 2020

“The Slow Rush” is Tame Impala’s fourth full-length LP, and is an interesting follow-up to his previous album, “Currents.” But interesting does not necessarily mean good in this case.  Those that have been following Tame Impala’s work will know what to expect: lots of major and minor...

Bad Bunny releases “6 Rings” single dedicated to Kobe Bryant

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Ruby Veloz, Staff Reporter

February 11, 2020

Bad Bunny released a heartfelt and moving song titled “6 Rings” as his tribute to Kobe Bryant after the news of his untimely and sudden death shocked the sports world. The singer released the song on Jan. 28, two days after Bryant’s death. The song was released on Soundcloud and can be found ...

Eminem’s album: New styles, political commentary

Oscar Frias-Rivera, Staff Reporter

January 28, 2020

Eminem’s surprise album “Music To Be Murdered By” dropped Jan. 17 and offers something new and fresh from his previous albums he has released. This new album has the old Eminem, like how he used to rap but with new fresher beats and artists to join him as well. To me, nothing to this day beats his o...

Mac Miller’s “Circles” brings feeling of resolution to his life, career

Nathalia Moran, Impulse Editor

January 23, 2020

With the blessing of his family, Mac Miller’s album “Circles” released posthumously on Jan. 17. The beauty of Miller’s “Circles” lies in the lyricism. In the song, “Once A Day,” Miller sings, “Once a day, I fall asleep with you. Once a day, I try, but I can't find a single word.” And...

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”

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...