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"Jesus Is King" delayed, despite promises from Kanye

Kanye West’s ninth studio album, “Jesus Is King,” was scheduled for release last Friday, Sept. 27. Despite confirmation from West himself and his wife Kim Kardashian that “Jesus Is King” would not...


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Sturgill Simpson brings the sound and the fury on new album

If modern country music is best known for the products of the yeehaw industrial complex, including artists like Luke Bryan and Florida Georgia Line, whose songs feel tailor-made by label executives to...


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Albums to help you leave the summer behind

With the changing of the seasons and the donning of denim jackets, it’s time to update your streaming app of choice with some new, seasonally appropriate albums. Luckily, we’ve put together a...


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(Sandy) Alex G's sweet return to off-kilter indie-pop

What does the candy house of the Brothers Grimm’s “Hansel and Gretel” have in common with a riverfront Philadelphia casino? Both are houses of sugar and stops on (Sandy) Alex G’s recently...


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A map to make the best of Porchfest

This Sunday, the fifth-annual Binghamton Porchfest will take over the West Side. Porchfest runs from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. and will feature a wide variety of musical artists performing on residential...


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'We exist in memories': Students, community remember Cyber Cafe West after closure

After hosting roughly 5,000 musical events over 22 years of operation, Cyber Cafe West closed its doors on June 28 — but it leaves behind a long legacy as a Binghamton mainstay...


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Young Thug, Machine Gun Kelly to perform in Downtown Binghamton

Rappers Young Thug and Machine Gun Kelly will be hitting the road this fall with a 31-city North American tour — and one of their first stops will be Downtown Binghamton. The...


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A playlist for life at Binghamton University

Welcome to Binghamton University, new freshmen. You’re starting the next chapter of your life as a college student, and the first step is orientation. It can be overwhelming and a bit hectic;...


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Khalid disappoints with new album, 'Free Spirit'

Preteens and young adults all over the world fell in love with 21-year-old singer-songwriter Khalid’s melodic vibes and relatable lyrics on his debut album, “American Teen,” in 2017. Unfortunately for those fans,...


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Billie Eilish releases new album

“I have taken out my Invisalign and this is my album,” 17-year-old pop star Billie Eilish declares between laughs and slobbers in the opening of her debut studio album, “When We All...