Reviews

Lana Del Rey’s ‘Lust For Life’ Both Lifted Me and Let Me Down

By: Samuel Anthony// The first time I heard Lana Del Rey was in the summer of 2012; little did I know Born To Die would completely consume those months of my life as each track would perfectly encompass the energy of everything taking place around and within me. I knew quickly that she would be an artist that …

Music & Culture

5 Artists That Surprised Fans by Inviting Them On Stage

By: Ashley Alvarez// It’s every fan’s dream to be asked on stage by their favorite musician. To be honest, it rarely happens, but when it does it’s an extremely magical and heartfelt experience for both the fan and the artist. For the few lucky concert-goer’s who get to experience this once-in-a-lifetime moment, it quickly becomes …

Music & Culture

Music Against the Man: How Artists Have Taken a Stand Against Trump

By: Kyle Saavedra// In less than one year of Trump’s administration, Americans and foreign allies alike already face an uncertain future. With the numerous health care bill attempts and corrupt Republican ideologies, American citizens feel the tension growing in their own backyards. Additionally, social media has played a pivotal role in amplifying these issues, spreading …

Interviews

Meet Van Dammes, the Garage Punk Heroes from Finland

By: Victoria Moorwood // Van Dammes, the garage punk heroes from Finland, just released their third EP called Vild Days. The first single on the EP, “Thunderbirds Are Go,” explores the British marionette puppetry animation series Thunderbirds. Here, the band explains the show’s inspiration for them and how it made for a cool, unique song. …

Reviews

Louis Tomlinson, Bebe Rexha & Digital Farm Animals Team Up For New Single “Back To You”

By: Sarah DeNunzio// The wait for Louis Tomlinson’s second solo single is over! Last Friday, July 21st, Louis dropped his second single, “Back to You” which features vocals from singer-songwriter, Bebe Rexha, and a melody from Digital Farm Animals. “Back To You” is all about two people in a dysfunctional relationship recognizing the toxicity of …

Music & Culture

Artists React To Chester Bennington’s Death

By: Jordyn Tilchen// In the wake of 41-year-old Chester Bennington’s death, many members of the music community took to social media to express their heartfelt thoughts and deepest condolences. The Linkin Park front man committed suicide on Thursday, May 20th, and was found inside his home just south of Los Angeles that morning. Soon after …