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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.