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Manchester Orchestra/The Front Bottoms Review

Author: Owen Bacskai The main act portion of the Front Bottoms and Manchester Orchestra show at the Sylvee last Wednesday began somewhat unremarkably. After a fantastic, smoldering set from singer/songwriter Brother Bird and an intermission full of Clash and Pixies … Read More >

Dispatch Show Review

Author: Nathan Haimowitz Dispatch, the illustrious indie rockers, closed out November with a stirring acoustic performance at the Sylvee. Despite starting out as an all acoustic jam band under the moniker “One Fell Swoop” in the early 1990s, this current … Read More >

Exec Team’s Top Ten Albums of 2018

Author: WSUM Staff It’s that time of year again. Before we release WSUM’s Top Ten Albums of the year, our exec team will weigh in with their personal favorites. Maureen Duthie– Project Manager Caroline Rose – LONER Snail Mail – … Read More >

boygenius Show Review

Author: Nathan Haimowitz Boygenius, in their show just before Thanksgiving break, illuminated a packed Sylvee. Their four hour extended set left few dry eyes among a largely student-filled crowd. boygenius photo by Morgan Winston The artists who comprise the supergroup, Lucy … Read More >

Stuff You Should Know Podcast Review 2

Author: Allison Seigler This Stuff You Should Know episode was a SYSK Selects episode from 2009. It was about kleptomania and was released during the Christmas season because theft increases significantly during this time of year. Many people feel justified … Read More >

Left, Right, and Center Podcast Review

Author: Allison Seigler This week’s episode of Left, Right and Center was a special live episode for the midterms. Josh Barro was the host and center, Rich Lowry was the voice on the right, and Ana Marie Cox was the … Read More >