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December 12, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Review: Singles for the weeks of 10/4

By | Oct 9, 2019

“HIGHEST IN THE ROOM”
Travis Scott
Released Oct.

Review: Singles for the week of 9/27

By | Oct 2, 2019

“Slide”
H.E.R, YG
Released Sept 27
RCA Records/Sony Music Entertainment
H.E.R’s smooth vocals blend with the chilled-out backdrop of “Slide,” her latest collaboration with rapper YG.

Review: Singles for the week of 9/20

By | Sep 25, 2019

Memories
Maroon 5
Released Sept 20
Interscope Records
Maroon 5’s muted, electric guitar-led single is bolstered by lead singer Adam Levine’s sublime vocals.

Review: Singles for the week of 9/6

By | Sep 11, 2019

“Liar”
Camila Cabello
Released Sept. 4
Simco Ltd./Epic Records/Sony Music Entertainment
As if on cue, Camila Cabello’s new single “Liar” ticks each generic pop-genre box — a story of a passionate but questionably belittling love affair, repetitive lyrics, and a tiresome backbeat.

Review: Singles for the week of 8/30

By | Sep 4, 2019

“Circles”
Post Malone
Released Aug 30
Republic Records, UMG Recordings Inc.

Review: Loss and pain explored in moving R&B album

By | Sep 4, 2019

Raphael Saadiq’s 40-year-long music career is one well–versed in R&B.

Alumn Anna Gardner temporarily takes over Handwerker

By | Sep 3, 2019

As an undergraduate, Anna Gardner ’19 worked at Ithaca College’s Handwerker Gallery.

Review: Repetitive album is disappointingly unmemorable

By | Aug 29, 2019

“Memory Emotion,” the latest album from the duo Electric Youth, is a multilayered synth-pop spectacle.

Review: Singles for the week of 8/23

By | Aug 28, 2019

“Teeth”
5 Seconds of Summer
Released Aug 21
5 Seconds of Summer, under exclusive license to Interscope Records
Sweet vocals meet gritty lyrics in “Teeth,” 5 Seconds of Summer’s catchy and exciting pop-rock single.

Review: “Social Cues” disappoints as a whole

By | Apr 29, 2019

Cage the Elephant’s “Social Cues,” the American rock band’s fifth studio album, might appeal to its veteran fans, whose die-hard attitude toward the group will keep them listening if only out of loyalty.

Review: Singles for the week of 4/28

By | Apr 28, 2019

ME!
Taylor Swift, Brendon Urie
Released April 26th, 2019
Taylor Swift Productions, Inc.

Review: Netflix film “The Dirt” is a messy retelling

By | Apr 1, 2019

One question plagues the audience throughout “The Dirt”: At what point in the movie is the audience supposed to accept sweet and baby-faced Douglas Booth as the hard-rocking, heroin-shooting, Jack-Daniels-bottle-smashing Nikki Sixx?