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‘Reputation’ ushers in new era for Swift

‘Reputation’ ushers in new era for Swift

Nicolas Jozefczyk | Staff Writer 11/16/17 The old Taylor Swift officially died, replaced with a more mature and sultry Swift, with her release of reputation. There is no question that this album makes a 180 degree turnaround from the music that Swift has released in the past, featuring adult tones, experimental instrumentation and confrontational vocals. […]

Taylor Swift trial is victory for all women

Taylor Swift trial is victory for all women

By: Shivani Gosai | Opinions Editor On Monday Aug. 14, a jury ruled in favor of Taylor Swift in her countersuit against former DJ David Mueller for alleged assault and battery. Swift’s victory should be a victory for women everywhere who have experienced sexual assault. Swift held a meet-and-greet at the Denver Pepsi Center on […]

‘Wildest Dreams’ video faces unnecessary debate

‘Wildest Dreams’ video faces unnecessary debate

By Leah Devorak | Layout Editor Global pop star Taylor Swift recently came under fire for her music video, “Wildest Dreams,” which portrays the tragic love affair of two actors in 1950 as they film a movie set in Africa. While the premise of the video is innocent enough, Swift and director Joseph Kahn are […]

Why you gotta be so mean to Spotify, T-Swift?

By: Sam Fatula | A&E Editor In today’s exchange of listeners streaming endless hours of music and artists reaching a larger circulation of fandom, the question still remains of there being a fair tradeoff of supplying music with proper compensation. While various independent artists have received the benefit of expanding their reach on platforms like […]

Off the Record: Why does going “mainstream” warrant negativity

By: Sam Fatula | A&E Editor As much as people want to convince themselves that the music industry is based around the passion that an artist possesses for their craft, they all have to face the music at some point. This same philosophy applies not only to fans who watched their favorite bands “go mainstream,” […]