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Behind The Mask: BTS Album Review

Image from BigHit's Website

Abbey Scott, Editorial Editor

March 2, 2020

After debuting as a seven member K-Pop group in 2013 with their album “Skool Luv Affair” in Seoul, South Korea, BTS have broken many records such as most viewed video in 24 hours, first K-Pop act to present at the Grammy Awards, first K-Pop group to be nominated for a Billboard Music Award, ...

A Final Goodbye: Review of Mac Miller’s “Circles”

Photo of Mac Miller's posthumous album 'Circles' from Mac Miller's website.

Abbey Scott, Editorial Editor

January 29, 2020

Malcolm James McCormick, known by his stage name Mac Miller, stepped onto the rap scene back in 2007 with his first mixtape ‘But My Mackin' Ain't Easy’ at the age of 15. Since the mixtapes release 13 years ago, Miller has released six studio albums, two extended plays, two live albums, 13 mix...

Album review: 25 by Adele

Album review: 25 by Adele

Taylor Morris, Writer

December 1, 2015

Mega-vocalist Adele released a brand-new album, “25”, last week on November 20, and I have to say it is stunning. From the opening song, Hello, which will have you responding with lyrics every time someone greets you, to the ending Sweetest Devotion, I found myself captivated by the bone-chillin...

Rubber Chicken: Audrey Pendergraft

Kylie Cameron, Online Editor

October 11, 2015

The Mission and KNDN present: Audrey Pendergraft in the second installment of Rubber Chicken.

Rubber Chicken: Acosmists

Kylie Cameron, Online Editor

September 2, 2015

Album Review: Mac DeMarco’s “Another One”

Alex Leslie, Contributing Writer

August 13, 2015

The title of Mac DeMarco’s new mini-album, Another One, seems to be alluding to two different things. The title track of the album, and the fact that DeMarco is giving listeners another release just over a year since last year’s Salad Days and subsequent compilation release, Salad Days Demos. An...

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