Lit&Local with Samantha Haas (HAAS)

Local singer-songwriter Samantha Haas (HAAS) joined WGMU’s Jackie Reed in the on-air studio on Friday, December 8. From Manassas, Virginia, she’s done covers from WALK THE MOON, Harry Styles, and Lukas Graham, all while creating her own music too. Her rock and pop-alternative covers are inspired by artists like Fleetwood Mac, PVRIS, and Paramore. Haas … Continue reading Lit&Local with Samantha Haas (HAAS)

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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

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)