Album Review: “Now That the Light Is Fading” by Maggie Rogers

Album Review: “Now That the Light Is Fading” by Maggie Rogers

After blowing Pharrell Williams away with her song “Alaska” at a master class at NYU, Maggie Rogers has finally released her newest EP. Though she has previously released albums as a folk artist, this is her first record following a video of the master class going viral, currently holding over 2 million views. Titled “Now That the … Continue reading “Album Review: “Now That the Light Is Fading” by Maggie Rogers”

SINGLE OF THE WEEK: Dirty Projectors – Cool Your Heart

SINGLE OF THE WEEK: Dirty Projectors – Cool Your Heart

The last of four singles released in anticipation of Dirty Projectors’ self-titled album, “Cool Your Heart” is an upbeat earworm of a song in an album largely about heartbreak. Dawn Richards joins Dave Longstreth for the sweet, light-hearted track, which also boasts writing creds from Solange. While this retains the distinctive qualities of a Dirty … Continue reading “SINGLE OF THE WEEK: Dirty Projectors – Cool Your Heart”

Preview: Student Grooves pt. II (2/25)

Preview: Student Grooves pt. II (2/25)

Tomorrow, February 25th, SPEC Jazz & Grooves, SPEC Art Collective, and WQHS Radio are collaborating to bring you the second part of their Student Grooves show. Starting at 1:30PM, there will be live sets from Penn students, along with a variety of products being sold by different vendors. We learned more about a few of the people … Continue reading “Preview: Student Grooves pt. II (2/25)”

Introducing: Dom McAllister

Introducing: Dom McAllister

Take jazz-infused beats a la GriZ, silky smooth R&B vocals, and a dose of lyrical optimism and you’ll get Dom McAllister. This young rising star from London has released two tracks- the optimistic “Walking” and funky “In Time”- via Ragamuffin Music, a publishing company launched by artist and writer JinJin (who penned hits for Jess … Continue reading “Introducing: Dom McAllister”

SINGLE OF THE WEEK: PWR BTTM – Big Beautiful Day

SINGLE OF THE WEEK: PWR BTTM – Big Beautiful Day

PWR BTTM’s sophomore album is on its way in 2017, and to prepare everyone for its debut, they’ve released their first single off it, “Big Beautiful Day.” Have you been looking for an Official Mood for this year? Because every single second of this song and its music video are perfect for you. They’ve omitted … Continue reading “SINGLE OF THE WEEK: PWR BTTM – Big Beautiful Day”

Air + Style Festival in Innsbruck, Austria

Air + Style Festival in Innsbruck, Austria

A crowd of thousands roars as the last snowboarder lands a jump perfectly at the bottom of the 16-story high ramp. He’s the last competitor of this round, so the crowd shuffles over to the Main Stage, a huge outdoor festival stage framed by the snowy mountain peaks of the Alps. The lights come alive, … Continue reading “Air + Style Festival in Innsbruck, Austria”