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Yung Lean’s Poison Ivy is a Further Descent into Pop

Yung Lean’s Poison Ivy is a Further Descent into Pop

November 7, 2018

Yung Lean descends further into pop territory on his newest album, Poison Ivy, and it sort of works.

Yves Tumor Drops Contender for Album of the Year

Yves Tumor Drops Contender for Album of the Year

September 19, 2018

By Kieran Press-Reynolds Yves Tumor has been primed for a big release for a while, and Safe in the Hands of Love delivers. It’s an explosion of energy, curls of color transmitted through intoxicating percussion loops, heartrending soul ballads and blaring noise, all ...

Welcome to Astroworld: Travis Scott’s Psychedelic Rap Playground

September 19, 2018

By Kieran-Press Reynolds Travis Scott is known by his followers as a hip-hop maverick and certainly the man to watch in 2018. Since his first studio albums Rodeo and Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight, he...

The Examined Life: Sun Kil Moon’s Benji

The Examined Life: Sun Kil Moon’s Benji

September 12, 2018

By Adam Payne-Reichert When we were younger, many of us had an older relative, neighbor or some other figure whom we saw as almost immeasurably wise. We were grateful whenever these people would sit us down and tell stories about their youth, infusing each tale with valuable life lessons. Yet for some of us, our older, more discerning perception has not been ...

Did The Neighborhood Wipe-Out With New Album?

Did The Neighborhood Wipe-Out With New Album?

November 17, 2015

By Erin Cabrey California genre-bending alternative group The Neighbourhood has returned with its sophomore album, Wiped Out!, a moody yet melodic outing that sounds like a beach trip in December. ...

Courtney’s Side Project Possesses New Wisdom

November 10, 2015

Filed under Culture

By Connor Smith Many Moons is the debut solo album from Real Estate’s singer and guitarist, Martin Courtney. Real Estate’s band members are known for their plethora of side projects, most notably Matt Modanile being the guitarist for Ducktails. However, Alex Bleeker also has had some success in his band Alex Bleeker and the Freaks. It was just a matter of time before Martin Courtney debuted a solo side project. Many ...

High Energy Album Boasts Many Musical Influences

High Energy Album Boasts Many Musical Influences

April 22, 2015

By Amanda Giglio Lately, I have grown bored with my usual music choices, resorting to Spotify’s “browse” option to find new music and genres. This past week, one of the featured artists was Joywave, which just pu...

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