Topic: Music

Poetry, music night explores themes of immigration, queerness

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Poetry, music night explores themes of immigration, queerness

October 16, 2017 0 comments

As Assistant Professor of Music Wang Lu’s composition trickles into the 200-seat Martinos auditorium, the space becomes intimate and personal.

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‘Gigs on the Grass’ promotes homegrown student music

October 10, 2017 0 comments

Droves of students convened on Wriston Quadrangle for Saturday’s “Gigs on the Grass” music festival.

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Rosanne Cash, John Leventhal teach songwriting

October 10, 2017 0 comments

Most young composers only dream of learning songwriting from a master like Rosanne Cash.

Killers’ album showcases antiquated ideals of masculinity

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Killers’ album showcases antiquated ideals of masculinity

September 26, 2017 0 comments

The Killers released “Wonderful Wonderful” Friday. The 43-minute album is their first in five years.

WBRU alums contest sale of FM signal

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WBRU alums contest sale of FM signal

September 26, 2017 0 comments

Nearly a month after WBRU announced the sale of its FM radio signal, a group of the radio station’s alums have joined together to fight the sale.

‘Pure Comedy’ ambitious in scope, fails to impress

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‘Pure Comedy’ ambitious in scope, fails to impress

April 18, 2017 0 comments

Father John Misty takes a great deal from the gospel of David Foster Wallace on his latest record “Pure Comedy.”

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Earth2Trump performance brings together art, protest

April 11, 2017 0 comments

Earth2Trump Roadshow of Resistance showed how performance can function as protest, featuring a series of acts that addressed President Trump’s policies.

Bob Dylan’s ‘Triplicate’ revels in nostalgia

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Bob Dylan’s ‘Triplicate’ revels in nostalgia

April 5, 2017 0 comments

Listening to “Triplicate,” Bob Dylan’s latest album released Mar. 3, it’s hard to imagine the Dylan who played at Brown in 1964.

Drake’s genre-hopping dooms ‘More Life’

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Drake’s genre-hopping dooms ‘More Life’

April 4, 2017 0 comments

Drake may very well be the most difficult-to-pin-down personality in popular music — a far cry from his once glaring predictability.

’80s synth-pop classic Depeche Mode releases new album

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’80s synth-pop classic Depeche Mode releases new album

March 22, 2017 0 comments

Depeche Mode has managed to keep up a pop beat without abandoning the intense philosophical and political undertones present in their lyrics.