Vince Staples’ “Yeah Right” Features A Top-Notch Team: Flume, Kendrick Lamar, Kučka, and SOPHIE

American rapper Vince Staples released his second studio album Big Fish Theory (2017) on Friday, June 23. The album is an interlude of singles that reflect what the "Norf Norf" rapper is known for: high-quality vocality, dropping basses, jumping elements, and an emotive attitude. His seventh song off the album, "Yeah Right", is a collaboration … Continue reading Vince Staples’ “Yeah Right” Features A Top-Notch Team: Flume, Kendrick Lamar, Kučka, and SOPHIE

Yoko Ono’s Four Works Exhibit Now On Display At Hirshhorn

Yoko Ono's Wish Tree will be on display at Hirshhorn, starting June 17. Photo By (Hirshhorn/Official Website). Singer and multimedia artist, and notably John Lennon's partner, Yoko Ono will be having her work displayed at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, from June 17 through September 17. Her latest exhibit, Four Works for Washington and … Continue reading Yoko Ono’s Four Works Exhibit Now On Display At Hirshhorn

REVIEW|Bleachers’ Gone Now (2017)

Jack Antonoff, 33, released his second album Gone Now (2017) on Friday, June 2. Under the moniker Bleachers, Gone Now (2017) is an atypical dreamscape album that uses punchy synths, melodic beats, and a 80s-esque compass to sway listener interest into vibing along for the ride. The album is a collection of nostalgic noise and end-credit soundtracks, all of which … Continue reading REVIEW|Bleachers’ Gone Now (2017)

Amy Winehouse’s Back To Black (2006) & Its Portrayal of Addiction

Introduction Substance abuse is a shared topic that many celebrities endure, especially when their actions are clearly publicized. Amy Winehouse was a key figure that was exposed to overwhelming paparazzi in the wake of her recklessness. Her fame and attention made her a crackhead, an anorexic, and a victim to so many other illnesses. Being a well-known … Continue reading Amy Winehouse’s Back To Black (2006) & Its Portrayal of Addiction

Younger Generations & Top 40 Radio

Introduction Radio broadcasting is a platform used to convey information among multiple generations. Radio listeners retrieve content that covers music, news, politics, and more. In the modern age, there has been an ever-increasing trend in consumer-run products, like online music streaming services. With a rise in these services, it begs the question: What is the … Continue reading Younger Generations & Top 40 Radio

Former VP Joe Biden Leads “It’s On Us” Campaign At Mason

FAIRFAX,VA – On Wednesday, April 26, Former Vice President of the United States Joe Biden stopped by George Mason University in a deliberate campaign to end sexual violence across all college campuses. Rose Pascarell, Vice President of University Life, made the announcement on April 20 about Biden’s arrival and Mason’s mission to end sexual assault: “Mason has made eradicating sexual … Continue reading Former VP Joe Biden Leads “It’s On Us” Campaign At Mason

COIN’s HWYKIYNT (2017) Is Past The Sophomore Album Slump

COIN is leading a front in the independent pop artist game. Their newest album, How Will You Know If You Never Try (2017), also known as HWYKIYNT, came out this past Friday, April 21. With leading singles "Talk Too Much" and more recently "I Don't Wanna Dance", they leave indie pop fans vacating all music … Continue reading COIN’s HWYKIYNT (2017) Is Past The Sophomore Album Slump