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Sarah Darling Takes Us to Dream Country with First Independent Release

By: Kerry Gallagher// Earlier this year I said 2017 was going to be THE year for female country artists to rise up. It’s only nearing the beginning of March and I’ve already been proven right by Lauren Alaina and her sophomore release Road Less Traveled and now by Sarah Darling’s Dream Country. Dream Country, a …

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The Janes Premiere Music Video for Single ‘Bad Girls’

By: Jordyn Tilchen// If you haven’t yet familiarized yourself with the Long Island-based girl group, The Janes, it’s time to take note. The group consists of five girls with very distinct personalities and styles—something they’ve used to their advantage in terms of generating a fan base. Now, the girls seem to be focusing more on …

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Priests: Mixing the Personal with the Political

By: Max Freedman// At the Women’s March on Washington, DC, the day after the 45th President was inaugurated, Scarlett Johansson delivered a seemingly obvious, yet easily overlooked, suggestion to a crowd of participants eager to defend civil rights. “I feel that, in the face of this current political climate, it is vital that we all …

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How to Deal with PCD (Post-Concert Depression)

By: Courtney Gould// Fan-girl confession: although concerts tend to always wind up being the highlight of my year, they also ruin me a little inside. I’m sure many of you can relate. The anticipation leading up to the show nearly kills me. Generally, I buy tickets up to 6 months in advance. From that point …

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Everything You Need to Know About Yeezy Season 5

By: Alainia Conrad// “I think people just wear yoga pants and sweatshirts, and I wanted to make the most beautiful version of that possible.” Kanye West made a name for himself in the fashion industry by designing seemingly “regular” clothing for his Yeezy Season collections— fully embracing the athleisure trend with lines of bomber jackets, …

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LANY to Join John Mayer on The Search for Everything Tour

By: Jordyn Tilchen// For many, success in the music industry can often feel mythical and out of reach. In 2014, when the alt-pop trio LANY was formed, the band felt that exact uncertainty. Now, after several years of success without even a full-length album to their name, the three friends are gearing up to go …

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Did Katy Perry’s Head-Shaving Comment Take It Too Far?

By: Amanda Meyer// Ten years ago Britney Spears suffered one of the worst public celebrity mental breakdowns in history. There are many things that are still kept hidden about the situation and what exactly happened behind closed doors, but when it comes down to it, all we know is that it was a really messy …

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Christina Grimmie Refuses to be Invisible With Her First Posthumous Release

By: Kerry Gallagher// “I won’t be diminished / Eclipsed or hidden / You’re gonna see my light blaze back to life / Like a Phoenix rise” Day one of Christina Grimmie’s legacy has begun with the release of her first posthumous single “Invisible” and the girl has spoken! The New Jersey native was killed by …

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“Chained the Rhythm” by Katy Perry is Exactly What You’d Expect

By: Amanda Lee// Katy Perry is back with a new single and it’s exactly what you’d expect from her. The day before the release, glittery disco balls with headphones appeared around the world so that fans could listen to the song. Her politically fueled anthem “Chained to the Rhythm” features Skip Marley and is written …