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You may recognize this artist from his single a few years back, “A Drop in the Ocean”, which has over 30 million hits on YouTube. But I assure you he’s more than just that single. Ron Pope kicked off 2014 with his ninth studio album entitled Calling Off the Dogs. Once again, Pope enthralls his listeners […]

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Conner Youngblood, a young multi-instrumentalist from Dallas, TX, strikes his listeners in a way that is seemingly indescribable. Bloggers love him, but somehow this indie experimentalist stays on the DL. With the release of his new EP, Make Me Faster…, his popularity will be on the rise this year. His music is similar to that of […]

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With the snow piling up and the nights getting longer, it is only appropriate that I hibernate in my dorm room for long periods of time. In the midst of my hibernation, my roommate introduced me to JT Royster. I was instantly captivated by the soft melodies and calm lullaby of his voice. Royster is […]

Nick Santino appears lonely while performing without former band

After a red eye flight from San Francisco to Boston, a restless nap, and some chicken quesadillas from the dining hall; I went to go watch This Century and Nick Santino on their Up Close and Personal tour. The concert was held at Brighton Music Hall with opening acts Rhett Price and Jillette Johnson. Rhett […]

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Ever since I heard “The Mother We Share” about a year ago, I’ve been in love with Scottish synthpop geniuses CHVRCHES.  They’ve perfected the art of being listenable, smooth, and emotional with their debut album, The Bones of What You Believe. Of the many brilliant tracks featured on the album, “Tether” quickly stood out to me […]

King Krule show promises artist longevity

King Krule graced the stage of the Brighton Music Hall last Thursday night in support of his debut album 6 Feet Beneath the Moon. I arrived just in time for the headlining set, somewhat surprised to see that the show had sold out. When an artist blows up as fast as King Krule, you can’t […]

Artists to Watch: MisterWives

A couple Fridays ago I was at Brighton Music Hall to see The Royal Concept but I left with a new obsession: MisterWives. A cool blend of folk, dance, soul, and pop, this five-piece band is massively fun on stage and leaves a great first impression. Frontwoman Mandy Lee never stops moving and interacting with […]