Self-Love: brought to you by Female Artists

  March is Women's History Month, and the perfect time to celebrate the hardworking, sexism fighting, women of our generation. Popular music has historically been a male dominated sphere, and female artists are often over-looked and under-represented. The Annenberg Inclusion Initiative at USC conducted a study showing that out of 600 popular songs to debut in 2017, …

Images by Hozier

Andrew Byrne, more commonly known as Hozier, is an irish singer/songwriter who captivated the world with his hit track ‘Take me To Church’. ‘Take Me To Church’, the first track on his 2014 self titled album ‘Hozier’, is a beautifully dark ballad discussing the hypocrisy of the Catholic Church, and their antipathy towards homosexuality. This …

New Tunes Tuesday

Drake: Scary Hours Last Saturday Drake released his EP Scary Hours. Scary Hours features two singles: God’s Plan, and Diplomatic Immunity, and in very Drake form and fashion, people are already quoting some of the more iconic bars from the songs: “She say, ‘Do you love me?’ I tell her, ‘Only partly’ I only love …

Rap-Indie: Popular Rap/Hip-Hop songs that sample your favorite Indie bands

Hip-hop/Rap producers have a long history of sampling previous songs in the production of their new music. Most sampling comes from older hip-hop/rap songs, or older music in general, although as the genre of hip-hop/rap diversifies, so does its samples. Many of your favorite hip-hop/rap songs may be sampling music of other genres without you …