June 29, 2022
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IC Creatives: The Tree Tribe’s Album Release

By The Ithacan | Feb 9, 2022

Autumn Michels and Gavin Macintosh released their first album, “The Back 40,” undertone name, “The Tree Tribe.” Both titles honor shared childhood memories.


IC rappers build campus hip-hop culture

By | Feb 4, 2022

Glaring into a crowd of high-energy spectators, junior Jordan Alexander remembers his humble beginnings.


EDM DJ balances school with music aspirations

By | Dec 11, 2019

“DROWN” is an electronic dance music (EDM) track with 168,358 plays on Spotify — a statement number for Ivy., the stage name of Ithaca College junior Graham Johnson.


Junior musician writes, produces and performs

By | Feb 14, 2019

Ithaca College junior Kyra Skye approaches the microphone at The Haunt, greeting her audience with a smile.


Student rappers stream original music online

By | Dec 5, 2018

Because SoundCloud is such a simple and accessible site for so many, it draws in a large crowd of unknown artists.


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.


Review: J. Cole crafts a killer cultural critique

By | Apr 30, 2018

While his message is admirable, his corny lyrics turn a powerful song into something that belongs in an after-school special.


Q&A: Aspiring hip-hop artist establishes himself in Ithaca

By | Oct 3, 2017

That’s a big part of what rap is about, just saying what you want and trying to change the world politically.


Spin Cycle: Student DJs heat up campus dance floors and parties

By | Feb 19, 2014

Student DJs flock to Ithaca parties and events to perform their original mixes and mashups.