Music of the Month: January 2019

January was a great month for music. This is going to be a long one, so buckle up. Songs “Boys Will Be Bugs” by Cavetown: This is a chill, laidback song about being a young teenage boy. It provides interesting insight into the anger and frustration boys feel as they become men. “Cold Cold Man” …

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Backstreet’s Back, All Right!: A Review of “DNA” by Backstreet Boys

I grew up in a Backstreet Boys household. My mom listened to the Backstreet Boys, therefore I listened to the Backstreet Boys. I’m not well-versed enough with N*SYNC’s music (aside from their two biggest hits), so I don’t know if they’re truly the lesser boy band. But that’s what my biased heart says. Even so, …

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What’s the Purpose?: A Dual Review of “Heard It in a Past Life” by Maggie Rogers and “Teal Album” by Weezer

I know, what the hell? A new blog post on a Sunday? Usually there's But today I felt motivated to write, so you're getting a double review. You're welcome. Every album ever made has been made with a purpose. At least, that’s how it should be. Why make a body of work if you don’t …

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The Most Disappointing Music, Books, & Movies of 2018

I’ve been pretty lucky this year to not have been disappointed by too much media. I’ve gotten a lot better at choosing things I know I’m going to enjoy or recognizing tropes I don’t like in plot summaries and avoiding said media. In fact, I’d argue that I’ve had an overall good year for music, …

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Too Little, Too Late: A Triple Review of “LM5” by Little Mix , “Expectations” by Bebe Rexha, and “Sweetener” by Ariana Grande

Remember when I used to reviews albums like all the time? I used to be so productive. Now I hardly ever post album reviews. Anyway, today I’d like to amend that and do a few little reviews for some albums I missed along the way. As you can tell by the title, those albums are …

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