Martinez makes waves with new album, film

September 17, 2019 James Mercadante 1

On Sept. 6, Martinez returned with her sophomore album and visual feature film, “K-12,” a bright, pastel paradise occupied with the most dismal, underlying meanings. The 90-minute musical film and album, written and directed by Martinez, can almost act as two separate entities, but are both relative to each other. […]

Caravan Palace returns with signature style

September 16, 2019 Signal Contributor 0

Caravan Palace and its new album, “Chronologic,” which was released on Aug. 30, introduces an idiosyncratic layer of energy snuggled beneath a second layer of the components that make a song an absolute banger. Yet, these simple components are unlike anything I’ve ever heard from another band. […]

Camila Cabello empowers with new singles

September 10, 2019 Debra Schafer 0

Camila Cabello is her own kind of popstar. Although she’s not always polished, she is always herself, and the drama that surrounds her is minimal, focusing on her relationship status or what she wore to an award show.
Returning to the music scene on Thursday, Sept. 5 with her first solo hits since 2018, Cabello simultaneously released two singles, “Liar” and “Shameless.” […]

WTSR New Noise

April 22, 2019 Signal Contributor 0

This week, WTSR’s Music Director Brian Marino highlights some of the best new music that the College’s own radio station, 91.3 FM WTSR, puts into its weekly rotation. Band Name: Carl Broemel Album Name: Wished […]

WTSR New Noise

March 12, 2019 Signal Contributor 0

This week, WTSR Music Director Brian Marino highlights some of the best new music that the College’s own radio station, 91.3 FM WTSR, puts into its weekly rotation. Band Name: Marissa Nadler Album Name: For […]

WTSR New Noise

March 5, 2019 Signal Contributor 0

This week, WTSR Music Director Brian Marino highlights some of the best new music that the College’s own radio station, 91.3 FM WTSR, puts into its weekly rotation. Band Name: Dirty Projectors Album Name: Lamp […]

WTSR New Noise

February 19, 2019 Signal Contributor 0

This week, WTSR Music Director Brian Marino highlights some of the best new music that the College’s own radio station, 91.3 FM WTSR, puts into its weekly rotation. Band Name: Hate Drugs Album Name: Tsunami […]

Grande album promotes self-love

February 12, 2019 James Mercadante 0

Just when you thought she was at the peak of her artistic success, Ariana Grande showed off even more new hit content. On Friday, Feb. 8, Grande released her highly-anticipated fifth solo-album, “Thank U, Next,” and may have unveiled her best, most cohesive body of work to date. […]

Brockhampton showcases skill in ‘Saturation’ trilogy

February 12, 2018 Signal Contributor 0

Self-proclaimed boyband Brockhampton released three projects, titled “Saturation,” “Saturation II” and “Saturation III” in 2017. Heavily influenced by both hip-hop and pop music, the collective of rappers, singers and artists have created a diverse array of songs that exhibit their versatility in both genres. […]