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‘Quavo Huncho’ is a big, bland boring mess

‘Quavo Huncho’ is a big, bland boring mess

October 15, 2018

Quavious Marshall, aka Quavo has had one hell of a year, both in his own solo career and as one third of hip-hop trio Migos. The Atlanta rapper has spent the better part of the year either in the studi...

A tip of the guitar in tribute to Johnny Cash

A tip of the guitar in tribute to Johnny Cash

October 1, 2018

“Hello, we love Johnny Cash,” were the first words spoken by lead vocalist James Garner in perfect imitation of Cash’s famous greeting. Dressed in all black and hair swept into a quaf, it was as ...

Logic’s fourth installment in the Young Sinatra series brings hard-hitting lyrics

Logic’s fourth installment in the Young Sinatra series brings hard-hitting lyrics

September 30, 2018

If you’ve ever seen the skit by “Rick and Morty,” used by Logic as the first track in his mixtape “Bobby Tarantino II,” where the two characters argue on which alter-ego of Logic they’re go...

Music Tastes Good returns for its third year in downtown Long Beach

Music Tastes Good returns for its third year in downtown Long Beach

September 30, 2018

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Music Tastes Good fuses music and food into one

Music Tastes Good fuses music and food into one

September 26, 2018

While music and food aren’t inherently correlated, Music Tastes Good has found a way to blend both into a cohesive weekend in its eclectic music festival. MTG talent buyer Jon Halperin has worked for...

The struggles of being a Black K-pop fan

The struggles of being a Black K-pop fan

September 23, 2018

“Yo, what did you say, girl?! Mhm, you ain’t doin’ that!” My face twisted with disgust while I watched the over-exaggerated impression of a Black woman play out by Korean girl group Red Velvet member, Wendy. The wagged finger, neck rolling and gravelly v...

Brockhampton proves that it’s more than its wild persona

Brockhampton proves that it’s more than its wild persona

Suzane Jlelati, News Assistant

September 23, 2018

Filed under Arts & Life, Music, Reviews, Showcase, Today

The boyband, Brockhampton released their fourth studio album, “iridescence,” on Friday, the first album of their new trilogy, “the best years of our lives,” revealing their musical and personal growth...

Lonzo Ball dives into the music industry head first

Lonzo Ball dives into the music industry head first

February 18, 2018

The Los Angeles Lakers starting point guard, Lonzo Ball, has been sidelined with an injury since Jan. 15, making it the perfect opportunity for the 19-year-old to create a 17-track mixtape titled “Born 2 Ball,” which released Thur...