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Chuck Berry, rock n’ roll legend, dies at 90

Chuck Berry, long considered to be the true king of rock n’ roll thanks to his unforgettable guitar riffs and brash attitude, died on Saturday. He was 90. According to the St. Charles County Police Department in Missouri, Berry died in his home near Wentzville,

Review: “Gang Signs and Prayer” – Stormzy

Grime, a genre previously defined by singles, loosies and pirate radio broadcasts is undergoing a major facelift. At the frontlines of the renaissance is Stormzy and his debut album Gang Signs and Prayer, a 16-song masterpiece that is chock-full of surprises. Stormzy is relatively new

Review: “Impermanence” – Peter Silberman

The Antlers always thrived on melodrama. From everyone’s favorite tearjerker Hospice to the freeform jazzy styling of Familiars, The Antlers never did anything in half measures. Perhaps it was this commitment to maximalism that ultimately cost frontman Peter Silberman his hearing. The beardy, brainy songwriter

Gallery ABBA and BSU debut Black Lives Matter art showcase

The powerful, poignant Gallery ABBA BSU Black Lives Matter art showcase opened on Friday, February 10, to a crowd larger than any in Gallery ABBA’s recent history. Gallery ABBA’s student manager Grace Gerloff’19, estimated between 100-150 students, teachers and community members attended the event —

Robert Wrigley delivers authoritative Mackey reading

Wearing a grey sportcoat, grey beard and blue jeans with a red bandana hidden in his pocket, Robert Wrigley gripped the podium with both hands like a grizzled ship captain on stormy waters. Swaying from foot to foot, he boomed out a series of engrossing

Mac DeMarco announces new LP

Everyone’s favorite gap-toothed lothario Mac DeMarco has announced that he will be releasing a new album on May 5, This Old Dog. The album will be release through Captured Tracks. This LP follows up 2015’s mini-album Another One and Demarco’s 2014 breakout hit Salad Days.

Bandcamp raises $120K for ACLU

Bandcamp, a platform that allows artists to post music to be streamed, downloaded and purchased, led a fundraiser in which all profits earned by the website on Friday, Feb. 3, would be donated to the American Civil Liberties Union. Bandcamp announced it had raised $120,000