The Sounds of Science
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s a lover of both the arts and science, the past few months have left me with a lot to nerd out over. From Tyler, the Creator producing the theme song for Bill Nye’s new Netflix series, to Pharrell having astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson as a guest on OTHERtone; each collaboration between the two worlds…

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Jessie Reyez : The Real Thing

he first time I heard about Jessie Reyez, the Canadian singer by way of Toronto singer, was ironically enough not through her music. A friend of mine had sent me a short film she created “Gatekeeper” that tackled misogyny and sexism in the music industry.

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Get Summer Ready With Trey RX “WAVVES PT II”
MUSIC

I have been pulled out of retirement per request. The last time I wrote a music review of any kind was back when I was fresh out of college. But why not break the rusty pipe and get the water flowing again? Why not share this latest track by TREY RX. Now, where do I…

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“I’m In a Space Where I Can Just Create Now So I Definitely Think The Music Will Reflect That” The Rise Of Kaiydo

first learned of Orlando bred rapper Kaiydo from Pigeon and Planes Daily Discovery feature and was immediately impressed with the young rapper’s flow and delivery on his two debut singles “Red Freestyle” and “Arcade”, the latter of which found Kaiydo rapping over a Sampha sample. Even more impressive was the fact that he was a…

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Outside Lands Lineup: Hits and Misses
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t’s official: the outside land’s lineup is released for the 3-day music festival (August 11-13th) in Golden Gate Park.With Coachella Weekend at a close, here’s a list of which acts to get excited for or prepare to skip (depending on conflicting scheduling). First, let’s look at the hits.

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Famous by “Chance”? Let’s Talk Taylor Bennett
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ost people aware of the rap industry know the “nicest rapper in the business” Chance the Rapper, whether that be his Acid Rap or Coloring Book, he’s become more and more of a household name. But have you heard of his brother Taylor Bennett, who’s also making a name for himself in the rap industry?…

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4 Your Eyez Only: The Societal Impact

merica’s worst nightmare didn’t manifest after the 2016 presidential election. America’s worst nightmare is disregarded and oppressed every—single—day.A reality star as president isn’t a fraction of America’s awakening nightmare. America’s worst nightmare is an endless cycle of self-destruction. A cycle that continues to progress and dominate broken homes, prisons, Title 1 schools, and public housing.…

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Four Rising Women Artist To Watch In 2017
MUSIC

here are millions of emerging musical artists from all cultures, languages, and genders everyday, but there are some more prominent than others. These women are breaking out to become in the future some of the best known artists in the industry, all with idiosyncratic sounds that still somewhat resemble each other. These women are emerging…

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‘It’ll Make For A Good Documentary In 10 Years’ : LA Band The Knitts Long Road To Their First LP

he San Fernando Valley—“The Valley” to all native Angelenos—contains 34 neighborhoods divvied up over 225 square miles. Often referenced in pop culture as “lesser Los Angeles” (I’m looking at you Clueless) these neighborhoods house a population hovering right around 1.75 million—a huge number exceeded only by New York City, Chicago, Huston, and Greater Los Angeles.…

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