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Experience the genius of Kid Cudis latest album, INSANO: NITRO MEGA, as it takes listeners on a journey of nostalgia and innovation. A blend of spacey sounds, electrifying collaborations, and mind-melting production awaits

Review: Kid Cudi’s “INSANO: NITRO MEGA” from a biased Cudi fan

Aydan Stigler, Staff Writer
April 10, 2024

 Kid Cudi's latest album “Insano: Nitro Mega,” released as a follow-up to “Insano,” showcases a significant step forward in quality and creativity, eclipsing everything from his last project.   “Human Made,” the first song on the deluxe, immediately sets the...

Amidst the festive spirit of St. Patricks Day, the iconic symbol of luck, the clover, reminds us of the rich traditions and celebrations honoring Irish heritage.

Exploring St. Patrick’s Day Alternatives in Kansas City

Aydan Stigler and Grace Beshore
March 14, 2024

  The annual St. Patrick's Day celebration is just around the corner, and with celebration comes large crowds.    The annual city parade usually draws in almost 200,000 attendees, but due to the recent tragedy at the Chiefs Superbowl parade, those numbers might decline.   If...

The album was released Jan. 12, 2024.

Kid Cudi’s “INSANO” Pushes Boundaries, But Falls Short in Execution

Aydan Stigler, Staff Writer
February 24, 2024

 Kid Cudi’s new album “INSANO” explores concepts the rapper has yet to experiment with before, making the album one to remember.     Cudi’s ninth studio album features big names like Travis Scott, Pharell Williams and ASAP Rocky. It plays homage to late rapper...

A heavy-hearted local reflects on the changing dynamics of their beloved Kansas City.

Opinion: Crown Center’s Unfortunate Turn

Aydan Stigler, Staff Writer
January 30, 2024

  After two groups exchanged gunfire around 5:30 p.m. on the food court level of Kansas City’s Crown Center on Jan. 17, six people were hospitalized for non-life threatening injuries. It is still unknown by authorities as to what sparked the altercation.   This incident...

Front Entrance of UMKC Volker Campus

How safe do UMKC students feel on this campus?

Ava Renzulli and Aydan Stigler
September 20, 2023

  After tragedy struck and a gunman attacked the Chapel Hill campus at the University of North Carolina in late August, the feeling of security at UNC was compromised, sparking many other universities to question the topic of safety on their campuses.    To get the perspective...

The Art Garden KC

The Art Garden KC

Aydan Stigler, Photographer
September 20, 2023

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