Off-Campus Events

Cafe O'Spacis features local EDM talent

In comparison to the other nights he has played at the lounge, DJ JizzyFra said that Saturday’s turnout was magnificent and diverse. ...


Music

Lady Gaga pours soul into latest album

While at first “Joanne” seems to be just a radical proclamation of change, it’s clear that Lady Gaga has poured her soul into this glamorous sound. ...


On-Campus Events

Music fills Osterhout

The program began at 3 p.m. with an introduction by Timothy Perry, director of graduate studies of the music department and conductor. ...


On-Campus Events

Fetty Wap show draws thousands to Events Center

It was also toward the end of the set when, quite memorably for students in the front row, Fetty Wap threw $20 bills to any audience member that could grab them. ...


On-Campus Events

BU Wind Symphony goes to 'Ballet and Beyond'

In “A Short Ballet for Awkward Dancers,” a comedic piece composed by Herbert Hazelman and led by music department lecturer and conductor Daniel Fabricius, each of the four movements comically convey a ...


Music

Solange drops soulful LP, 'A Seat at the Table'

In “Interlude: Tina Taught Me” she amplifies her mother Tina Lawson’s voice, who says, “It’s such beauty in black people, and it really saddens me when we’re not allowed to express that ...


Music

On sophomore album, Shawn Mendes grows up

On “Illuminate,” Mendes seems to bring his admiration for Mayer and Sheeran into focus. Like their work, this new album pays attention to the bittersweetness of love and uses minimal background effects, ...


Music

In newest album, Angel Olsen deals with womanhood

Olsen’s lyrics on the album showcase longing. She is yearning, depressive, lonesome and comfortable with herself all at the same time. This creates an interesting bridge between Olsen and the audience. ...


Music

Bastille releases sophomore album

The many voiceovers used in this album enhance the listeners’ understanding of the band’s mindset and inspiration when writing and completing this album. Rather than detracting from the actual lyrics themselves, they ...


Music

In ninth album, Britney Spears' confidence is key

She infuses funky sounds into tracks like “Love Me Down” and “Hard To Forget Ya.” Her closing track, “What You Need,” has a gospel sound that leaves the album on a strong ...