Music

Look back at 2020's biggest hits

Despite the rocky year — one that consisted of a presidential election, protests over social injustices and a global pandemic — 2020 was a strong year in music. The popularity of TikTok...


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How music can help you concentrate on finals

As we enter into the fast pace of finals week, many students may find themselves scrambling to stay focused at home. Though music can’t transport you to your favorite study area in...


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Megan Thee Stallion raps on the good and the bad in highly anticipated album "Good News"

If you are looking for some new feel good music, tracks to hype you up during finals season grind, a pick-me-up amid this rollercoaster of a year—or all three—look no further than...


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BTS' new album "BE" addresses mental health during COVID-19

Award-winning Korean boy group BTS recently released their highly-anticipated fifth studio album “BE” on Nov. 20. Much like their other albums, each of the seven members of BTS helped write and produce...


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Ariana Grande matures sound with new album “Positions”

For those who associate Ariana Grande only with upbeat dance-pop songs, her newest album will be quite the surprise. “Positions,” Grande’s sixth studio album, has 14 tracks filled with orchestral string symphonies...


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Politics and protest through music

Music has been an active form of protest for centuries. Since the beginning of American history, songs have signaled times of revolution and political change. The classic children’s song “Yankee Doodle” itself...


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A Halloween playlist for spooky season vibes

With Halloween right around the corner, a mission to create a playlist that sends shivers down your spine and immerses you in the haunted spirit came to fruition. Compiling a fitting arrangement...


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PSY, BTS and BLACKPINK: the rise of K-pop in the United States

There are countless stories of K-pop singers who have worked their way towards success in the world’s largest music industry. The first big wave of K-pop came from PSY’s “Gangnam Style” in...


On-Campus Events

Steve Aoki to perform at first virtual fall concert

Get ready to attend a rave in the comfort of your own home on Oct. 23 as DJ Steve Aoki takes the virtual stage for this year’s fall concert. In response to...


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WHRW Radio Patria celebrates 40th anniversary

WHRW 90.5 FM is a community radio station located on campus that has been active since 1966. Ferdinand Montalvo, ‘87, host of the Latin department of WHRW Radio Patria, which translates to...