Believer in Dance

By Nola Eliffe Dynamite playlist that is sure to blast your mindset into break mode. With so much going on these days, a snow day could not be a more perfect break. It’s best to just grab your friends and dance any cares away. Kesha “Boogie Feat” is a guaranteed booty shaker on this playlist…

Playlist Friday: Weather Whiplash

By Allie McGlone This playlist is a mix of sunny, hopeful songs and simply what I’ve been listening to lately. In the recent frustratingly short periods of stilled wind and sunshine, these songs were an important part of my mood. They represent the sound of peace, and embody the feeling of frolicking on the grass.…

Playlist Friday: Study Buddy

By: Nola Eliffe Say hello to your new favorite study buddy and breathe a sigh of relief with this instrumental heavy playlist. Fear no more song lyrics entering into the papers being written. Do you struggle remaining focused while studying? Need to find music inspiration for your own band? Or, is something blocking everything you…

Playlist Special: Happy Valentine’s Day

By Allie McGlone Happy Valentine’s Day! But why can’t we just celebrate love every day instead of in a 24 hour period of blind consumerism? Why can’t we appreciate its form without attaching layers of pomp, of opulence and expectation? Here is a playlist of simple love songs, empty of frills and dramatizations. Here are…

Playlist Friday: 2017 faves

by Kyle Bray For me, 2017 was a solid year for music. Some of my favorite artists like Kendrick Lamar, Tyler the Creator, and HAIM all released great albums. I was also introduced to two great new acts, Khalid and BROCKHAMPTON. This playlist consists of my top songs from my five favorite albums of 2017:…

OPINION: Why ghostwriting is okay

by Kyle Bray Lyrics are one of the most important parts of a rap song, and traditional hip hop culture rewards people like Kendrick Lamar and Jay Z for their lyrical genius. A rapper’s skill is judged based on many factors, but a rapper’s lyrical ability is often their most judged quality. Rappers who do…

Editor’s playlist: November favorites <3

by Nicole Cooper When I listen to music on Spotify, I usually just search for songs/artists that I already know about and love. I haven’t always used it to discover music, but lately I’ve been listening to the songs suggested for me by the app, or using the “Browse” tab to check out new releases.…

Lil Peep remembered

by Allie McGlone In an Instagram post on Tuesday, Lil Peep wrote below a blurry, blue lit picture of his ink marked lower body, “when i die you’ll love me.” Lil Peep, whose real name is Gustav Åhr, died Wednesday evening of an overdose just two weeks after his 21st birthday. The up and coming…