Music

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Spotlight on Charles Bradley, the Screaming Eagle of Soul

After an impressive run on the festival circuit this summer, 67-year-old soul singer Charles Bradley…

29 Alt-Rock Songs That Will Make You Miss #Summer16

It’s about that time of summer—y’know, the end—when the heat fades out, the evenings get…

Why 1975’s “The Sound” Video Is Really Important

One of the most attractive things a guy can ever do on a date with…

10 Tiny Desk Concerts to Rock Your Afternoon

I make it a priority to see and experience as much live music as I…

14 Relatable AF Ways You Know You’re Addicted To “Hamilton”

Hello. My name is Rachel, and I’m a Hamilton: An American Musical addict. I’ve been…

21 Songs To Help You Get Your Sweat On This August

Maybe this has just come with old age (26 feels old, OK?), but it seems…

23 Songs To Support You Through Tough Times

Anyone who’s ever tried for anything knows that support makes all the difference. Recently I’ve…

10 Perfect Songs to Wake You Up

What is the hardest part of the day? Obviously it’s actually making it out of…

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I Became A Beatles Fangirl 40 Years Too Late And I Don’t Even Care

The crowd was silent. As the first few notes of the song projected over the…

The Soundtrack to My Breakup Recovery

Everyone has their go-to song for getting through a breakup. There are many stages of…

Dad Music Your Old Man Totally Got High To

I’m pretty lucky to have found myself with a “cool dad.” I’ve never seen khakis…

28 Mid-2000s Songs Guaranteed To Make You Miss The Warped Tour

To this day, the entire month of July feels like Warped Tour weather to me.…

The “Hamilton” Men Are Literally Every Kind Of Cliche Boyfriend

Unless you have been living under a rock you have heard of Hamilton: An American…

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Get Groovy With The Muppets’ Dr. Teeth And The Electric Mayhem

If you follow the festival circuit and/or the news about famous puppets, you might already…

A Colorful Playlist To Perk Up Your Monday

We’ve made this playlist to bring some color into your life. Colors aren’t just things…

19 Favorite Songs from Tony Winning Musicals

Last night was the 70th annual Tony Awards, celebrating plays and musicals on Broadway this…

You Don’t Get Paid Enough for This Shit: A Playlist to Make Work Suck Less

Alas, despite summer’s arrival, the work grind simply does not stop because the days are…

16 Of The Most Anticipated New Albums Of Summer 2016

As summer quickly approaches (seriously, how is it almost June?!), I’m filling up my calendar with…

17 Summer Songs Your Parents Probably Got It On To

The excitement of summer is tinged with the oxymoronic combination of the rush of nostalgia…

Roanoke’s Debut Album Is A Dreamy Americana Adventure

There’s something about Roanoke’s sound that makes me feel homesick for a place I don’t…