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Album Review: Kendrick Lamar: ‘untitled, unmastered.’

Blaise Radley

March 4, 2016

Filed under Life & Times, Music

Releasing an album without warning is probably the most effective manner to announce your status as a heavyweight within the music world. On a creative level it implies that producing an album of worthy material is a trifling...

New Orleans keyboardist Jon Cleary wins his first Grammy

Chasity Pugh

February 17, 2016

Filed under City, Life & Times, Music

New Orleans keyboardist and songwriter Jon Cleary can now add a Grammy to his list of accolades after winning at the 58th annual Grammy Awards on Feb. 15.Cleary's 2015 album "GoGo Juice" took home an award for Best Regional Roots Alb...

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More than music

December 6, 2015

Into The Deep: a music review done by students for students

Blaise Radley

November 11, 2015

Filed under Life & Times, Music

Opening with a salvo of trumpets, Into The Deep starts so assuredly that it's almost impossible not to root for its continued success. This is an album for the so-called “good times,” a riotous affair that can't help but...

Entre Luz Y Sombra: a music review done by students for students

Blaise Radley

November 9, 2015

Filed under Life & Times, Music

Reading the words “concept album” is always a cause for concern before listening to a record, having become synonymous with pretension and failed expectations. As such, I was particularly skeptical before my first listening...

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