Spooky Album Playlist

By Chy Klitzke Among many other things, one of my favorite parts of October is Halloween music.  “Halloween music? Is that a thing? You mean like the Monster Mash?” In my eyes Halloween music is an extremely underrated genre. Just … Read More >

THICK, “5 Years Behind” Review

By Ethan Cook Over the past couple weeks I’ve been thinking about what album I wanted to write about next; and, more broadly, what value writing an album review offers to the reader, artist and myself. After some thinking, I … Read More >

“Everything is the Worst,” Cedarsmoke Review

By Ethan Cook I view music through a qualitative lense, rather than a quantitative one. Qualitative and quantitative are big words that get tossed around a lot in STEM classes that involve a lot of technical writing, but the TLDRRead More >

SMILE: A reflection on life, womanhood and growth.

By Izzi Bavis On Aug. 5, 2020, Katy Perry held a collection of press conferences over Zoom for her most recent album, SMILE, released Aug. 28, 2020, where she discussed her inspirations, motivations and feelings towards her work. SMILE came … Read More >