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Kendrick Lamar’s latest album “DAMN.” is his fourth LP and features the hit song “HUMBLE.” Photo courtesy icecreamconvos.com.
Album review: Kendrick Lamar’s “DAMN.”

With hype building up after two surprise song drops, including an enigmatic concluding message of a potential album rele...

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‘Sign of the Times’ Proves that British rock never goes out of Style

It was only a matter of time until Harry Styles released his own material. Since One Direction’s hiatus in December 20...

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‘Wilder Minds’ is a different sound for Mumford and Sons

If you’ve been hearing music on the radio or in local coffee houses and thought to yourself, “Hey, this new Coldplay...

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‘Anatomy of a Moment’ highlights improvised art

Collaborations between improvisational artists are nothing if not unpredictable. That is, of course, the nature of the m...

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‘Black Radio 2′ makes for excellent music

Last year, accomplished pianist Robert Glasper put out “Black Radio,” an album that acted as a colorful and musicall...

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Eminem proves seniority with ‘MMLP2′

This year has certainly been a good year for returning rap artists. With Kanye West’s “Yeezus” and Jay-Z’...

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Arcade Fire’s ‘Reflektor’ derivative and dull

God bless U2. Perhaps the last rock band to achieve universal cultural relevance, they have spawned a veritable army of ...

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Teen singer Lorde impresses with her unique debut

Needless to say, it has been a good year for female artists in the music industry so far. 16-year-old, New Zealand nativ...

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Shad’s ‘Flying Colours’ loses momentum

Shad has always had a flare for quiet and ornate production, using plenty of acoustic and electric instrumentation in ad...

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Appealing ‘Bones’ from CHVRCHES

Contemporary music culture of an accessibly underground sort, embodied in web formed by publications like Pitchfork, the...