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Maggie Rogers’ new album meets expectations

Maggie Rogers’ new album meets expectations

Josiah Martin | Arts & Entertainment Editor 01/24/19 Maggie Rogers’ rise to mainstream fame has been swift and well-deserved. A well-known indie pop artist with a reputation for heartfelt dreamy-but-danceable tracks, her transition to major-label success seemed inevitable from the start. Heard it in a Past Life feels like just that — a transition. While […]

‘Revival’ buries Eminem six feet under

‘Revival’ buries Eminem six feet under

By Sean Armstrong | Staff Writer 01/18/2018 The brand new Eminem album, Revival, is more like a burial. Being billed as a self proclaimed resurrection of a dying career, the newest release begs the question: What career? Eminem is sensational in the rap scene and still widely known and regarded. For that reason, it is […]

Racism, horror and Bowie: Best songs of 2016

Racism, horror and Bowie: Best songs of 2016

What it Means – Raymond Arke The Drive-By Truckers, an alternative country rock band, tackle tough issues like racism in their politically-fueled album “American Band,” and their tone is highlighted in the song “What it Means.” The song details the police shootings that have captured America’s attention, specifically mentioning the killings of Michael Brown and […]