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Radiohead experiments with lighter themes on new album

February 25, 2011

hat kind of world do we live in when the biggest band of our generation leaks a highly anticipated album very quietly—a week before it’s out, at that? It seems Radiohead doesn’t really care. Radiohead sent a special love messag...

Cut Copy blossoms

February 18, 2011

In the glum Hoth-like Meadville winter, things at Allegheny can get depressing. To cheer up, Australian synth-pop band Cut Copy has graced us with their new album "Zonoscope." The opening track "Need You Know," features a slow aw...

Mr. West, the best

December 2, 2010

By BRETT BACON [email protected] Kanye West may well be the best hip-hop producer of all time. Many hate to admit it, but “My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy” has vaulted Mr. West into the highest echelon of hip-hop....

Deerhunter camouflaged

Deerhunter camouflaged

October 7, 2010

The National Growing Pains: New album sings blues about adulthood

September 15, 2010

I’m not really a lyrics person. I think lyrics are important, but I typically don’t give as much thought to them as I do the music. When I heard The National’s new album “High Violet,” however, I knew that I had foun...

Arcade Brings the 'Burbs Back

September 1, 2010

It has been a pretty great summer for music, so the first review of the year was a difficult decision. Sort of. In all honesty, I just picked the one I happen to be listening to the most right now which would be Arcade Fire’s...

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