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Kidwell provides fireworks in week one win

Quarterback Mikey Kidwell led class 3A ranked West Lafayette to a dominating victory over then ranked, Tri-West in week one. Kidwell who is listed at 5’10, 170 pounds, put on a show that fans and upcoming opponents will soon not forget. 102 more words


'Good Kind of Crazy' by Brighton, MA

As I attempt to get on a more regular schedule with blogging, I decided that I’m going to start sharing some of my favorite tunes both new and old. 229 more words

UNDER THE RADAR: Hamilton Leithauser + Rostam - "In a Black Out"

UNDER THE RADAR: Hamilton Leithauser + Rostam – “In a Black Out”.

the Walkmen frontman Hamilton Leithauser first worked with erstwhile Vampire Weekend producer Rostam Batmanglij on his 2014 solo effort Black Hours, and last month, the two teamed up on new single “A 1000 Times,” the first taste of a whole forthcoming collaborative album. 34 more words

Alternative Rock

UNDER THE RADAR: Warpaint - "New Song"

UNDER THE RADAR: Warpaint – “New Song”.

Warpaint have announced a follow-up to their very good 2014 sophomore self-titled album. It’s called Heads Up, and apparently sees the LA rockers going in a more dance-oriented direction. 49 more words

Alternative Rock

Under the Radar: Stereotyping Indigenous Culture for Theme

There is a huge glaring gap in the conversation about representation and co-option of culture in the board gaming hobby. I hear a lot about the representation of black, latino, and asian peoples, but I rarely hear about co-opting, stereotyping, and tokenizing of indigenous culture to use as board game themes. 1,302 more words

Board Games

UNDER THE RADAR: The Raveonettes – “Where Are You Wild Horses?”

UNDER THE RADAR: The Raveonettes – “Where Are You Wild Horses?”.

Since the beginning of the year, the Raveonettes have released one new song every month as part of their RAVE-SOUND-OF-THE-MONTH project, the goal being to include these songs in the release of what the band is calling an “anti-album” when 2017 rolls around, and today we’re premiering the lyric video for July’s track “Where Are You Wild Horses.” With an electronic drum beat and looped guitar line, the track will quickly have you singing along with Sharin Foo as she quietly sings, “Where are you wild horses tonight?”


Alternative Rock

UNDER THE RADAR: Okkervil River – “The Industry” Video

UNDER THE RADAR: Okkervil River – “The Industry” Video.

Will Sheff’s literate rock project Okkervil River is returning soon with the new album Away.

Sheff has shared the video for “The Industry,” a new song in which he bemoans the fate of the music world. 39 more words

Alternative Rock