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Cheers to the "Lil's": A Breakdown of Rap

This may come as a shock: but I do listen music outside of alternative and rock. Being born and raised in Atlanta, it’s in my blood to love peaches, Coca-Cola and of course, rap and hip-hop music. 615 more words

Concert Reviews

Dr.Dre Featuring Kendrick Lamar X Jeremih : "2Nite"

While I wait for this “Mercury Retrograde” bull crap to be over, why note get in tune with some good music and good vibes. An unreleased track by Dr. 65 more words


A$AP Rocky -L$D (Love X Sex X Dreams)

Watch as A$AP takes us down a stroll inside his chaotic, and colorful world on his latest joint L$D (Love X Sex X Dreams). Equipped with utter romance and hypnotic reverie. ENJOY!!

Art And Culture

Art Song & Piano Pedalling II, “Ganymed” pt.A

It came to my attention a little while ago on an online discussion concerning matters on approaching the accompaniment to Schubert’s “Ganymed” D.544. So, not having played the song before I decided to look further into it, and in typical fashion, became obsessed with it. 511 more words

Music Commentary

Down the Rabbit Hole of Electronic Music

If electronica music and I were in a relationship on Facebook, it would say “it’s complicated.” Lately, I’ve been getting more into electronic music, and, as I learn more about digital audio and music from course work, I been thinking about it more critically. 508 more words

Live Music

Chance the Rapper and Hip-Hop's Positive, New Approach

With the upcoming release of Chance the Rapper and the Social Experiment’s new album Surf, some fortunately-timed–if not strategically marketed–singles have popped up lately featuring the MC and his genre-defying hip hop group. 1,036 more words


Vanderbilt Needs To Embrace Music City

*Note: This piece originally appeared in the Vanderbilt Hustler on April 15, 2015.  It has been republished here so that all my work can be found in one place. 896 more words

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