The Orion

Big Thief releases second great album this year

Big Theif album art

Kati Morris

October 21, 2019

Having only been together for about four years now, Big Thief has quickly become a revered group in indie circles. Their 2017 album, “Capacity” was a landmark for the genre; an intricate and intimate folk album that tackled dark subjects with gentle attention.When Big Thief released "U.F.O....

AOTW – A tribute to Tom Petty

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers greatest hits

Julia Maldonado

October 10, 2017

Legendary rock performer Tom Petty died at 66 years old Oct. 2. As a tribute to Petty's life and career, his albums with The Heartbreakers received the spots for "albums of the week."Both albums feature a collection of strong vocals and guitar. With a blend of upbeat jams like "American Girl" (Greatest...



Julia Maldonado

September 19, 2017

My Everything – Ariana GrandeStart off a warm-up with a bang with this album. Grande’s mix of ballads and pop songs like “Love Me Harder” and “Break Free” will help you ease into the workout.Prism – Katy PerryThis electric album by Perry has the upbeat party jams,...

Music for the down and dirty

Album art for Two Feet's newest album,

Kendall George

September 12, 2017

What are your sexy-time jams? Whether you’re hooking up after a Friday night out, sharing an anniversary with the person you love, or experiencing the fascinating act of having sex for the first time, we’ve got you covered. Always get consent from your partner before doing anything sexual and be safe, un...

Albums of the Week

Austin Mahone and Daya album artwork

Julia Maldonado

September 5, 2017

Austin Mahone – The Secret EP – 2014 – Pop / EDMMahone’s album has a wide range of styles, from ballads (All I Ever Need, The One I’ve Waited For) to electronic (Next to You). There isn’t one specific genre Mahone sticks with, so there is a tune or two for everyone....

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