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Miguel makes his return with ‘War and Leisure’

Miguel makes his return with ‘War and Leisure’

Niyat Teferi

December 6, 2017


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It’s been more than two years since singer and songwriter Miguel has released his album. His highly anticipated fourth studio album titled “War and Leisure” is making waves with its psychedelic funky tunes and smooth vibes.“War and Leisure” consists of a 12-song track lis...

Wake up playlist

Wake up playlist

Julia Maldonado

December 6, 2017


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Dead week is filled with coffee, going to the Zen Den to sleep after hours upon hours of studying and basically making the fourth floor of the library your new home. While it's great to spend long hours preparing for that tough biology final, try to get up early, make a big breakfast and do some self ca...

Party Favor’s ‘Tuned Out’ Tour takes Chico

Party Favor’s ‘Tuned Out’ Tour takes Chico

Alejandra Solorio

November 28, 2017


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Dylan Ragland, best known as prominent bass DJ and producer "Party Favor," returned to Chico on Nov. 15 at the El Rey Theater for his sold out "Tuned Out" Tour show featuring Bad Royale. The night consisted of a variation of original head bang-inducing trap and bass juxtaposed mashups of throwback-favorite r...

Sofar Sounds Chico brings a night of great music

Sofar Sounds Chico brings a night of great music

Caitlyn Young

November 8, 2017


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On Sunday, Sofar Sounds Chico November Show was a total hit. Sofar Sounds is a “global community” that was founded in 2010 as a way to create more intimate concerts for audiences and performers. Performers can play to audiences in 385 different cities all around the world, and Chico is one of them.Sofar Sounds often play...

Kelly Clarkson returns with a rhythm and blues sound in ‘Meaning of Life’

Kelly Clarkson returns with a rhythm and blues sound in ‘Meaning of Life’

Niyat Teferi

November 7, 2017


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Kelly Clarkson has been a big staple in the music industry for the last 15 years. After her big break in the singing competition "American Idol" the songstress has been unstoppable with her wicked vocals and smooth melodies. The singer is back with a fresh R&B and soulful sound that shows off he...

Dvsn brings classic rhythm and blues to the OVO Sound

Dvsn brings classic rhythm and blues to the OVO Sound

Alejandra Solorio

October 20, 2017


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Dvsn released a 13-track album on Friday the 13th. Did the album provide much needed spooky love jams or fall behind its shadows?The Canadian R&B duo dvsn, pronounced "division," released their sophomore album "Morning After" to all the R&B-loving OVO Sound supporters.Daniel Daley and Nineteen8...

Rapper Gucci Mane drops eleventh studio album ‘Mr. Davis’

Rapper Gucci Mane drops eleventh studio album ‘Mr. Davis’

Niyat Teferi

October 16, 2017


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On Friday, Gucci Mane released his highly anticipated record “Mr. Davis.” The 17 song tracklist features collaborations from big-name artists such as Nicki Minaj, Migos, Ty Dolla $ign, The Weeknd and more. The album, which was pushed back due to complications with production, touches on to...

Chico has it all: art, wine, music and fairies

Chico has it all: art, wine, music and fairies

Jessica Carvajal Castillo

October 12, 2017


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This weekend in Downtown Chico, the annual "Art, Wine, and Fairy Door Walk" commenced. The event consisted of 30 plus downtown Chico businesses. At different locations, art was featured from local artists which was a great way to bring in customers into the local businesses.A majority of the audience ...

Oldies but goodies

Julia Maldonado

October 10, 2017


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Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison - Blowin' Your Mind!Head Games - Foreigner - Head GamesGood Vibrations - The Beach Boys - Good VibrationsGirls Just Want to Have Fun - Cyndi Lauper - She's So Unusual Jessie's Girl - Rick Springfield - Working Class DogWild Horses - Rolling Stones - Sticky FingersThe Joker - Steve M...

AOTW – A tribute to Tom Petty

AOTW – A tribute to Tom Petty

Julia Maldonado

October 10, 2017


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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...

Sad Boy / Girl Playlist

Sean Martens and Nicole Henson

October 3, 2017


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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...

Fergie released ‘Double Dutchess’ after 11 year album hiatus

Fergie released ‘Double Dutchess’ after 11 year album hiatus

Niyat Teferi

October 2, 2017


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After an 11 year wait, Stacy Ann Ferguson, "Fergie," released her highly anticipated album "Double Dutchess." The catchy record includes collaborations with YG, Rick Ross, Nicki Minaj and a cute guest appearance by her four-year-old son, Axl Jack. Fergie has proven in the past how versatile and multidimens...

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