Streaming dreams come true with the Spotify, Hulu package

By Nola Elliffe     Spotify wants to give students many perks. The Stream Yourself Out tour on Nov. 10 at the Royale is a free event for premium members to celebrate their “Spotify for Students” services. Now we students all love free things and don’t like paying monthly for music. I get it. Think…

Playlist Friday: Nature in the City

By Allie McGlone This is my first semester of college, and I came to Boston from a small town in Northern Virginia. My neighborhood bordered on a forest stretching down to the Potomac River, and rocky trails led down to its edge. When life got overwhelming, I could run into the woods and climb down…

Playlist Friday: The Start

By Kyle Bray Since I am a freshman and this is the start of something new for myself. My playlist consists of the beginning of some of my personal favorite albums, either the opening song or the first two songs in certain cases because those songs should be together. The songs come from many different…

Playlist: What I’ve Been Vibin’

By Spencer Brown Last week I reviewed Tash Sultana and the Pierce Brothers. But recently I’ve also seen Kid Cudi, Noname and Mick Jenkins.  Inspired by these artists, this playlist includes music that I have listened and been introduced to since the beginning my freshman year of college. I have a very mixed taste in music from…

Playlist: Bloody Bacon

By Nola Elliffe This haunting Halloween playlist pays homage to horror movies old and new. Friday the 13th doesn’t have to be a bloody mess. It does, however, need an eerie horror movie playlist. You’ll be sure to recognize some of the lyrically inclined soundtrack staples spaced out between frightful instrumentals. Tracks from the Motion…

The Glass Animals light up Agganis Arena

By Allie McGlone The Glass Animals performed a wild and colorful set at Agganis Arena this past Saturday. The show was extremely high energy, with bright lights, bumpin’ music, and dancing both in the crowd and onstage. The headliner didn’t go on until almost 9:30 p.m. and was preceded by two opening acts, both of…

Third Eye Blind shredding light on tour

By Nola Elliffe A strong presence of god-like domination in the musical world seemed to open up in a Pandora’s box fashion for all to see. Third Eye Blind has been creating influential communities filled with good vibes, contagious enough to establish a sense of belonging and wellbeing. Third Eye Blind celebrated their 20th anniversary on…