Thursday, June 29, 2017

Songs of the Week

Song of the Week: "Hello Bitches" by CL Release Date: Nov. 22 Beyoncé. Rihanna. Nicki Minaj. CL. In a few years, this will be the Mount Rushmore of powerful female artists in America. That’s right, America....

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Song of the Week: “Leave a Trace” by CHVRCHES Rating: 5.0/5.0 Release Date: September 25 CHVRCHES rediscovers the addictive electronic vibe that sent them from Glasgow basements to Coachella stages in their latest release. Achieving success with...

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Song of the Week: “Alive” by Glass Caves “New jackets, same hairstyles.” Glass Caves returns with a strong alternative rock anthem in “Alive.” Piercing vocals reflect a Kings of Leon sound, providing strength and passion that...

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John Legend - "Love Me Now" “Love Me Now” is a soft-sung love ballad, courtesy of our own John Legend. After a three-year drought following the release of “Love in the Future,” John has returned...

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Song of the Week: “Inheritance” by Jon Foreman Release Date: Oct. 16 If you’ve never heard Jon Foreman sans Switchfoot it’s time to change that. His introspective output has always been staggering, because what he churns...

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Drake - "Fake Love" Drake was never the same after being punched by Diddy on a fateful 2014 day, igniting within him a sense of masculinity that had him pounding away at the gym and...

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Song of the Week: “FML” by Kanye West Kanye West is a crusader of the id. His spiky personality is the result of having fought against marginalizing perceptions of him since the beginning, when he...

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Song of the Week: “untitled 08” by Kendrick Lamar Kendrick’s newest ambition, “untitled unmastered,” is clearly a descendant of “To Pimp a Butterfly,” both thematically and musically. Its finale track, which debuted months ago on...

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Song of the Week: “Mess Around” by Cage The Elephant Release Date: Oct. 29 Cage the Elephant began as punk rock in their 2011 album “Thank You, Happy Birthday,” but have return with an evolved, raw...

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Eminem - "Campaign Speech" For nearly eight minutes, Eminem raps to nothing more than his own vocal rhythm with only the lightest accompanying track. He gives us his presidential revenge fantasy, a mishmash of references,...