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Accuracy • Independence • Integrity

December 14, 2017   |   Ithaca, NY

Q&A: Paula Poundstone discusses quirky comedy career

By | Oct 23, 2017

“I finally realized that the funniest stuff I said was the stuff I said accidentally, I decided that is where the heart of the whole thing is.”

Q&A: Journalist to tackle NFL protests in lecture

By | Oct 11, 2017

Senior Writer Matthew Radulski spoke to Zirin about his liberal arts education, the president and what it really means when people say “shut up and play.”

Review: ‘Sonic Mania’ speeds into the modern era

By | Sep 20, 2017

Though the “Sonic” franchise has always focused on speed, the true triumph of the series is the way it promotes exploration.

Review: New Nintendo game breathes life into ‘Zelda’ series

By | Mar 28, 2017

The most satisfying moment of “Breath of the Wild” is not a cutscene, nor is it a battle — It’s a revelatory moment that occurs within the player.

Review: Simon’s talent shines on thirteenth release

By | Jun 22, 2016

Simon proves he has not stopped being innovative. His latest effort, “Stranger to Stranger,” shows Simon just as inspired as ever. The album is a harmonic convergence of sound, and Simon makes the listener consider each word carefully.

Review: Metal album smashes

By | May 3, 2016

The Electric Warlock Acid Witch Satanic Orgy Celebration Dispenser” is exactly what its title alludes to: It’s a messy celebration of self-destruction.

Review: Inconsistent style and dull tracks sink album

By | Apr 25, 2016

We Are Scientists’ latest, “Helter Seltzer,” struggles with genre, lacks standouts, and is, unfortunately, a forgettable album.

Review: Electric-rock tracks fly on Goose’s new album

By | Apr 17, 2016

The Belgian band’s fourth album, “What You Need,” boasts a varied and exciting electronic sound that is only pulled down by ill–thought-out vocals.

Comedian Steven Wright to perform at State Theatre

By | Mar 25, 2016

Award-winning comedian Steven Wright is set to perform at Ithaca’s State Theatre on March 26.

Review: Guest artists augment West’s latest success

By | Feb 22, 2016

Tracks like “Ultralight Beam” and “Real Friends” are superb, and the album’s themes of depression, marriage and fame are examined from various angles.

Review: Generic album bores listeners

By | Feb 15, 2016

“American Idol” has produced only a handful of legitimate mainstream pop acts, and Lee DeWyze is not one of them.

Review: Iconic sequel ‘awakens’ nostalgic ‘Star Wars’ fans

By | Jan 2, 2016

With deep characters and a nostalgic plot, “The Force Awakens” pays respect to the previous “Star Wars” films and creates intrigue about the future of the “Star Wars” franchise, but it plays it a bit safe.