Brockhampton Stuns Fans at the Roxy

As the opulent chandeliers gleamed above the Coca-Cola Roxy Stage, Brockhampton appeared, glistening under the flashing lights, and approached the shouting crowd on Oct. 14. The Los Angeles-based band formed when producer and founding member, Kevin Abstract, took his passion for music to post in the forum “KanyeToThe” and asked if anyone was interested in [...]

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Brockhampton’s ‘Iridescence’ Filled with Inner Essence

The recent split between Brockhampton and their founding member, Ameer Vann, seemed the beginning of a new era — an era in which the drums are hitting harder, the beat more aggressive and the production more electronic. After the conclusion of their “Saturation” trilogy, Brockhampton announced the start of their next: “The Best Time of [...]

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Khalid, Kendrick, Fall Out Boy Light Up Piedmont

Ayushi Agarwal/Photo Editor The afternoon drizzle didn’t stop thousands of attendees and 36 artists from gathering at Piermont Park on Sept. 15 and 16 for one of the South’s largest festivals, Music Midtown. This year’s lineup did not disappoint, with headliners across a variety of genres: Kendrick Lamar, Imagine Dragons, Post Malone and Fall Out [...]

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‘A Simple Favor’ Mixes Too Many Flavors

Courtesy of Peter Iovino Simply put, Paul Feig’s “A Simple Favor” aims too high and falls short, as the film attempts to combine two genres that rarely succeed even by themselves: comedy and thriller. Based on the Darcey Bell’s novel, Feig’s mystery thriller stars Anna Kendrick and Blake Lively, best friends who drink fancy martinis [...]

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