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IRONIC INQUIRY: Album art by Elsie Cairns depicts a cat being crushed to death by an anvil, highlighting the irony in the question, Are you alright?

Cat Crushed: “Are You Alright?” (Review)

Ryleigh Underwood, Perspectives Editor September 22, 2021

Lovejoy (also known as LVJY) is an English indie rock band based in Brighton. They debuted on May 9, 2021 with their EP Are You Alright? along with a music video for their song, "One Day." The band...

SMOKY SCENES: This album cover was designed to represent the highly polluted London area.

Covid Clear: “Your City Gave Me Asthma” (Review)

Ryleigh Underwood, Perspectives Editor January 21, 2021

2020 was certainly one that will go down in history as a raging pandemic, wildfires in Australia, and political climates in turmoil gripped our world in their icy talons. However, there is a bright...

ONE BIG PLATE: The album cover for Bad Contestant shows Maltese looking very bored as he sits between a fighting older couple.

Blast from the past: Matt Maltese’s 2018 “Bad Contestant” resonates with 2020

Ryleigh Underwood, Perspectives Editor December 17, 2020

Sometimes an album can take on new meaning years later, especially when one of those years is 2020. 22-year-old South London artist Matt Maltese released ‘Bad Contestant,’ his long-awaited debut...

A map to the charts: BTS releases new album

A ‘map’ to the charts: BTS releases new album

Kaycee Johnson, Staff Photographer April 23, 2019

BTS, otherwise known as Bangtan Sonyeondan (방탄소년난), is a Korean pop boy band. Almost six years after their debut, they released their latest album, Map of the Soul: Persona on Apr 12. The much-anticipated...

Weezers new album contained only covers to pay tribute to memorable rock songs.  While each album they produced is titled Weezer the albums are each a different color which becomes the way they are most known by.

Weezer’s ‘Teal Album’: A true tribute to rock (Review)

Zack Mattaboni , Staff Writer February 8, 2019

The popular alternative rock group Weezer has released a new album which they have named Weezer (The Teal Album). While the album is recognizable by the color teal, it is officially called Weezer,...

The 1975s third studio album is their best work yet. The songs are very diverse and offer a new style compared to their previous work.

“A Brief Inquiry” into The 1975’s new album (Review)

Carol Etzel , Magazine Editor-in-Chief December 11, 2018

The 1975 is back with a very diverse and thought-provoking new album. Their third studio album, A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships, was released on Nov 30, 2018. The dramatic opening in the...

Tyler Joseph jumps on stage during a performance in London. This was the first live performance of recently released songs from the upcoming album Trench.

Twenty One Pilots creates brilliant backstory for upcoming album ‘Trench’ (Review)

Carol Etzel, Magazine Editor-in-Chief September 24, 2018

Twenty One Pilots is back with new music, and this time they’ve also created an entire universe. In 2017, drummer Josh Dun accepted an award for the most dedicated fan base at the Alternative Press...

Maroon 5s cover to their newest album.  The album is definitely one to listen to!

Failed romance leads to success for Maroon 5 (Review)

Maddison Young, A&E Writer December 21, 2017

Maroon 5 knows what's "Best 4 U" as their new album shows. Red Pill Blues, Maroon 5’s new album, shows the theme of failed romance rather consistently throughout the whole album and is also very...

Sam Smiths The Thrill of It All will bring out all of the feelings. His new album was released Nov 3 and has already hit no. 1 on Billboard UK.

Smith gets emotional, again (Review)

JT Kuhn, A&E Writer November 14, 2017

Sam Smith's new album The Thrill of It All lights up the music industry, showcasesing many different types of music. There is slow melancholy music that is intended to get the listener “in their...

Little Mix released their 4th album, Glory Days on November 18 of this year.

Will Little Mix find success in the U.S. with ‘Glory Days’? (Review)

Chaela Williams, A&E writer/editor December 2, 2016

After being the first group to win The X Factor (UK), singers Little Mix has been selling out arenas and having No. 1 singles in the U.K. However, the British girl-group has yet to find their success...

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