November 30, 2021
Ithaca, NY | 35°F

Review: Sting creates album without innovation or notability

By | Nov 30, 2021

“The Bridge” is a technically impressive, although overall non-innovative album from Sting, the former lead singer and bassist for The Police.


Review: Film astonishingly depicts tragedy in Northern Ireland

By | Nov 17, 2021

“Belfast” does an incredible job depicting the conflict between Protestants and Catholics in Northern Ireland through the life of a neutral family.


Review: Diana Ross returns with nostalgic yet bland record

By | Nov 16, 2021

Diana Ross returns after a 15 year hiatus to bring viewers “Thank You,” an unexceptional yet pleasantly nostaligic album.


Review: “The Harder They Fall” hits harder than it falls

By | Nov 16, 2021

“The Harder They Fall” is a new Netflix western featuring an all-Black cast. While intense and fun, the film features signs of a first-time director.


Review: Snail Mail crushes heartache in ‘Valentine’

By | Nov 15, 2021

“Valentine” is an excellent album, both for listeners looking for an outlet to express the heartache that feels like it may never heal and fans of the indie genre looking for a new female voice.


Review: Singles for the week 11/8

By | Nov 15, 2021

Singles for the week 11/8.


Review: Indie-rock album wears its heart on its sleeve

By | Nov 9, 2021

“The War on Drugs” is back with another alternative/indie-rock album that further cements what made fans fall in love with the group back in 2008.


Review: Edgar Wright’s latest is glaringly inauthentic

By | Nov 9, 2021

Mind-boggling effects and beautiful cinematography of 1960s London can’t save “Last Night in Soho” from being an unsuccessful girl-boss thriller.


Review: New “Paranormal Activity” movie is frighteningly decent

By | Nov 9, 2021

The “Paranormal Activity” series continues with “Paranormal Activity: Next of Kin,” a surprisingly creative and effective addition to the series.


Review: Ed Sheeran’s latest equals calculated mediocrity

By | Nov 8, 2021

Ed Sheeran’s latest offers acoustic guitar, lyrics about love and catchy pop beats, proving that he has no intention of exploring further musically. 


Review: Elton John offers listeners a post-pandemic treat

By | Nov 3, 2021

Elton John collaborates with multiple popular artists on his latest album, “The Lockdown Series.”


Review: Singles for the week 10/25

By | Nov 2, 2021

Singles for the week 10/25.