The Orion

Albums of the Week

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Julia Maldonado

September 28, 2017

‘Anti’ - Rihanna - 2016 The record "Anti" is a perfect combination of love ballads, club anthems and heartbreak hits. Songs like "Needed Me" and "Work" dominated the airwaves but the special gems on “Anti” are a must listen. Slow tunes such as "James Joint" and "Yeah I Said It" are standouts of the album...

Wildcats reveal their guilty pleasure songs

Paige Patterson (Senior) Photo credit: Ben Hacker

Jackson Sawa

May 3, 2017

We all have our favorite bands and songs that we are eager to show to our friends or blast at parties, yet, we also have our guilty pleasures that we listen to when nobody is around. This is the music to sing to alone in the car on long drives or secretly play through our headphone while walking to cl...

What we learned from MTV’s Video Music Awards

Photo courtesy of the official MTV Facebook page for the Video Music Awards.

Rylee Pedotti

August 31, 2016

The MTV Video Music Awards have a longstanding history of representing both the best and worst in music. More often than not, these moments offer artists a first class ticket to infamy and beyond. While there were virtually no show-stopping, jaw-dropping or I-have-to-tweet-about-this-now moments, there...

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