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Sad Boy / Girl Playlist

Sean Martens and Nicole Henson

October 3, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

Aphasia - Pinegrove - CardinalIvy - Frank Ocean - BlondeYou Took Your Time - Mount Kimbie (feat King Krule) - Cold Spring Fault Less Youth715 CR∑∑KS - Bon Iver - 22, A Million(No One Knows Me) Like the Piano - Sampha - ProcessSugar for the Pill - Slowdive - SlowdiveCool with You - Her's - Songs of Her'sThe Amulet - Circa Surv...

6lack album review

6lack album review

Rachel Reyes

January 30, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

FREE 6LACK - 6lackRate: 3/5If you are a fan of Frank Ocean, The Weeknd or Bryson Tiller, then 6lack’s music will have no trouble fitting into your Spotify playlists. While artists were releasing new albums left to right, an unknown artist released a hit debut album that is slowly making its way ...

Big Sam’s Funky Nation brings Noladelic Funk to national relevance

Big Sam’s Funky Nation brings Noladelic Funk to national relevance

Rylee Pedotti

October 17, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Community, Showcase

New Orleans boasts an impressive roster of homegrown talent, including Jazz legends like Louis Armstrong, the Marsalis Brothers as well as current mainstream acts like Harry Connick Jr. and Frank Ocean. Adding to the list, Sam "Big Sam" Williams, founder and band leader of Big Sam's Funky Nation,...

Frank Ocean’s ‘Blonde’- Nostalgic, yet futuristic

Frank Ocean’s ‘Blonde’- Nostalgic, yet futuristic

Carly Plemons

August 28, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

After four years of anticipation and lost hopes, Frank Ocean's newest masterpiece, "Blonde," dove into the hearts of its listeners; or at least of those who could listen to it due to its exclusivity on Apple Music. Ocean's newest and most awaited release has a mix of nostalgic, yet futuristic sound. Th...

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