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January 20, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Review: The 1975 release honest album

By | Dec 11, 2018

Since releasing its first EP six years ago, The 1975 has made itself a household name in indie pop, with major hits like “Chocolate” and “Love Me” dominating music charts in recent years.

Review: Obscure film borders on incomprehensible

By | Dec 10, 2018

Based on the short story “Gräns” by ‎John Ajvide Lindqvist, “Border” has all the unrestrained pretension of Oscar bait: a sluggish pace, an inscrutable fantasy element and a relentless melancholy.

Review: ‘Stokeley’ album is charmingly off-kilter

By | Dec 5, 2018

The truth is, and always has been, that the coarse, chaotic rhymes of this Florida-born rapper are an acquired taste.

‘Deja View’: The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’

By The Ithacan | Nov 6, 2018

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On this week’s episode of “Deja View,” host Jake Leary sits down with staff writer Liza Gillespie and Ithaca College screenwriting student Sean Murphy to complain about “The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina.” Much to the trio’s disappointment, Netflix’s take on the teenage witch doesn’t capture the magic of the character.

Deja View: ‘It’ and the numerous works of Stephen King

By | Sep 12, 2017

In this week’s episode of Deja View, Reviews Editor Jake Leary sits down with Staff Writer Colin Tessier to discuss his review of “It.” Then, Jake and Colin discuss the life and work of Stephen King.

Review: Netflix’s ‘Gilmore Girls’ revival disappoints fans

By | Dec 6, 2016

While it was exciting to watch Lauren Graham and Alexis Bledel revive their roles as the Lorelai and Rory, the show failed to live up to the hype.

Review: DNCE boogies into the spotlight with debut album

By | Dec 5, 2016

Jonas has stripped away the innocent image of the Jonas Brothers to craft songs with more mature and sultry themes.

Review: ‘Hardwired…to Self-Destruct’ isn’t explosive enough

By | Dec 4, 2016

The aggressive style of “Hardwired…to Self-Destruct” may appeal to some listeners, but is not for everyone.

Review: Chesney surpasses expectations on ‘Cosmic Hallelujah’

By | Nov 13, 2016

The 11 tracks on “Cosmic Hallelujah,” released Oct. 28, are a mixture of mature and sassy songs that deal with a variety of sounds and messages.

Review: ‘The Girl on the Train’ plot teeters off the tracks

By | Oct 25, 2016

Overall, viewers looking for their next sexy-thriller fix should just stay home and read the book.

Review: Jimmy Eat World’s ‘Integrity Blues’ strays from roots

By | Oct 25, 2016

The band’s newest album, “Integrity Blues,” leans away from its emo-rock roots and distinguishes itself with a couple more experimental tunes.

Review: Kings of Leon ‘WALLS’ succeeds with stunning sound

By | Oct 25, 2016

Most of this album shows off the band’s true potential since they returned to their roots and produced an album of substance and depth.