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March 17, 2018   |   Ithaca, NY

Review: Singles for the week of 3/16

By | Mar 16, 2018

“Let It Be”
Hayley Kiyoko
Released Mar.

Review: Barbagallo impresses with folksy French album

By | Mar 13, 2018

Versatile vocals and impressive instrumentals in “Danse dans les ailleurs” show that Barbagallo is more than just a drummer for a popular indie band.

Review: Vance Joy’s consistent acoustics are comforting

By | Mar 12, 2018

Vance Joy’s new album brings back his timeless sounds and gradual, gentle composition that fans have come to love.

Review: Soccer Mommy’s debut is angst-ridden and repetitive

By | Mar 6, 2018

While “Clean” contains some ear-catching tracks, it is undistinguished with its overuse of simple, repetitive guitar chords and “hurt-by-love” theme.

Review: Singles for the week of 3/2

By | Mar 2, 2018

Meghan Trainor
Released Mar. 1
Epic Records
Meghan Trainor’s lack of enunciation makes her contrived lyrics all the more unbearable.

Review: Screaming Females showcases stunning vocals

By | Feb 28, 2018

Screaming Females’ newest album, “All At Once,” provides melodic anthems that still stay in touch with the band’s underground, basement-show roots.

Review: Post-hardcore band soothes its harsh sound

By | Feb 24, 2018

“Wait for Love” is an example of a stylistic change working in an artist’s favor, striking a balance between aggressive punk and soft indie rock.

Review: Singles for the week of 2/23

By | Feb 23, 2018

“Make Me Feel”
Janelle Monáe
Released Feb.

Review: Psychedelic pop album has presence and permanence

By | Feb 18, 2018

“Little Dark Age” proves that though MGMT is not as currently popular as other well-known indie artists, the group is back — and it’s here to stay.

Review: Singles for the week of 2/16

By | Feb 16, 2018

“Love Lies”
Khalid, Normani
Released Feb.

Review: ‘Black Panther’ soundtrack’s synergy stands strong

By | Feb 14, 2018

Featuring sounds ranging from hip-hop to R&B to traditional African music, “Black Panther: The Album” comes off a bold celebration of black culture.

Review: Singles for the week of 2/9

By | Feb 9, 2018

“Cassette Tapes”
Released Feb. 9
Dead 30 Records
From the reliance on a snare drum to the spoken word lyrics, L.I.F.T.