Album Reviews

Froot - Marina and the Diamonds

Rating: 7/10 I’ve been a fan of Marina and the Diamonds ever since 2010’s The Family Jewels came out. When Electra Heart was released, I liked it– sort of, but I wasn’t as impressed with…

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Rebel Heart - Madonna

Rating: 9/10 Everyone seems to get their kicks out of making fun of Madonna for being old, but that’s where the joke ends. She’s still talented as hell– she always has been, and Rebel Heart…

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Policy - Will Butler

Final Rating: 8.2/10 “Take out the knife. Take out the knife. Sharpen it twice.” This Mack The Knife-like lyric, that comes from an equally loony song, is a piece that sets the mood of Policy….

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B4.DA.$$ - Joey Bada$$

Rating: 7/10 My best friend’s boyfriend described Joey Bada$$ as “slept on,” and I have to agree. The Brooklyn-based rapper is still somewhat left-of-mainstream. Despite having released a handful of quality mixtapes and an EP,…

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Gliss Riffer - Dan Deacon

Final Rating: 7/10 I saw Dan Deacon open for the Arcade Fire in August, and I was entirely nonplussed. It wasn’t what I expected, it wasn’t what I wanted, and I was completely baffled as…

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Album Reviews

Reflection - Fifth Harmony

Final rating: 7.5/10 Simon Cowell’s music magic never fails. Like the rest of the world, I fell in love with Fifth Harmony’s sound when the girl group was born on the stage of X-Factor. There’s…

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Album Reviews

Vulnicura - Björk

Final Rating: 9.3/10 What a great start to the year. Björk’s new album is dropped merely days after it is announced, and it’s her best work in a decade. Well, the news is good for…

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