Music

Ed Sheeran's new album struggles with storytelling

There was one question I kept asking myself when listening to Ed Sheeran’s fifth studio album “=,” an above-average, albeit poorly constructed collection of songs: “Who does Ed Sheeran want to be?”...


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Aminé releases "TWOPOINTFIVE"

In his new project “TWOPOINTFIVE,” Portland rapper Aminé finds himself working with new producers in a new electronic style that makes his take on feel-good, melodic pop-rap sound as fresh as ever....


Music

BUMP Show features unique underground artists

Binghamton University students jumped along to a live concert by Alice Longyu Gao and LustSickPuppy, forming a mosh pit in the Underground Cafe on campus. This concert was the first Binghamton Underground...


On-Campus Events

Common Read brings African drumming circle to Binghamton

 The arts have a unique way of communicating emotion, allowing for the synchronous celebration of diversity and unity. In a continuation of this year’s Common Read, a program hosted by the Department...


Music

Don Toliver goes low-key on "Life of a DON"

In 2018, when Travis Scott’s album “ASTROWORLD” was released, a new star was born. Featured on the song “CAN’T SAY,” Don Toliver was introduced to the world with an extremely unique vocal...


Music

Local musician Matthew Cornwell aims to unite through music

Music is a field for anyone and everyone as we strive to discover new sounds that connect us as people. This becomes even more relevant during a person’s time in college, as...


Music

BU students create punk band Serial Milk

In a cozy house in Downtown Binghamton are four budding musicians pushing the boundaries in songwriting and representation in the industry. The Binghamton University students, three undergraduates and one graduate, seemed like...


Off-Campus Events

Vintage clothing store Stellar Human hosts first ever hip-hop show

This past Friday, Oct. 8, Stellar Human on Robinson Street hosted its first-ever hip-hop show. The show was one of several live performances at the venue, in the back portion of the...


Music

SAPB’s 2021 fall concert comes back strong

On Thursday, Oct. 7, WILLOW headlined the Student Association Programming Board’s (SAPB) first in-person fall concert since 2019. Despite some COVID-19 restrictions in place, concertgoers rocked out with the TikTok famous R&B...


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Lil Nas X comes back strongly with long-awaited album "Montero"

Hip-hop sensation Lil Nas X dropped his long-awaited debut studio album, “MONTERO,” giving listeners an intimate and humanizing look into his life of fame, desires and challenges as a gay Black male...