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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...

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Review: Paramore’s Newest Album, “This is Why”

Alex Andersen, Staff Writer
February 24, 2023

  This is why Paramore is my favorite band of all time. “This Is Why” expands on a remarkable discography with another genre-bending album.   Paramore is back with their sixth album after a nearly six-year hiatus. They’re known for changing their sound and this new...

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Review: Noah Kahan at The Truman

Zoe Strohm, Staff Writer/Graphic Designer
February 21, 2023

  To no one's surprise, Noah Kahan is not only a phenomenal artist but an amazing performer. The Stick Season Tour made its stop at The Truman theater in Kansas City and has left me itching for more.    My friend and I arrived at the 1,200-person venue two hours before...

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The Psychedelic Sounds of Lil Yachty’s New Album

Brandon Clark, Staff Writer
February 15, 2023

  Come immerse yourself in the psychedelic pop rock synth soundscape that is Lil Yachty’s newest creation; his latest album titled “Let’s Start Here”.   The 14-track album comes as a refreshing change of pace and sound for the hip-hop artist who put together a...

Review: On “Certified Lover Boy,” Drake sounds bored with himself

Review: On “Certified Lover Boy,” Drake sounds bored with himself

Caleb Robbins
September 13, 2021

My first true experience with Drake’s music was “Nothing Was the Same.” A high school freshman at the time, I illegally downloaded the album onto my laptop and spent the next hour in my homeroom listening to the best hour of music Drake had released up until that point.  It...

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