Modern-day cassette tape: Your ultimate poolside playlist

The return of warm weather means that people are returning to the pool. Here’s my list of song suggestions to meet your group vibes.

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Shh, secret playlists for food poisoning

Tonight I put on a sad song and give myself to it. It is Saturday and I am wearing a food-poisoning-induced existential crisis. There’s something about vomiting that I think both metaphorically and literally brings up everything toxic. Which is how I am justifying why I find myself lying here,

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‘Girl, why you gotta do so many drugs?’: Drug culture in music and on campus

Jimothy Lacoste is a rising indie rapper out of North London — but, of course, he represents much more than that. He, like all of us, is built of contradictions; he’s a rap artist, but his music could also fall into the category of grime. You can never pinpoint whether or

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Rejecting reinvention: Big Thief, freshman year, and me

Big Thief, an indie/folk band from Brooklyn, opens their song “Paul” with the hauntingly full voice of lead singer Adrianne Lenker all alone. There is no instrumental behind her, just a voice singing in the distant fog of a lost love. As the first line begins, “The last time I

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