The Rebirth of Gated Reverb

If you took a peak into any iconic 80s album, the same distinct sound can be heard time after time, a sharp drum sound that punches through the music, that comes and leaves without an echo. This sound, called gated reverb, was discovered back in the late 70s when Peter Gabriel was recording his third…

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FALL/September Playlist

BY: CAITLYN JENKINS Fall really is the best season. It’s usually not too hot, or not too cold (depending on location). It has all the best holidays: Halloween and Thanksgiving (and my birthday which is a plus for me). There’s fashion week and all the fall fashion in general. It’s a feel good season, and…

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Music Midtown Tips

BY: CAITLYN JENKINS Since Music Midtown is only a couple of weeks away, I decided I would provide some tips for how to survive this two-day city music festival. 1. Figure out transportation beforehand.  Driving is okay if you happen to find parking and don’t care about paying $20+, but I suggest if you do…

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Spread Love Not Hate

BY: MACKENZI BROWN Music is more than mere entertainment. Music is more than “sick beats” to pass the time. Music is more than sounds that come through the headphones you plugged into your ears while walking around in public to avoid talking to the people passing by. Music is more. Music can be an invaluable…

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My Favorite Albums of 2017 (so far)

BY: AUSTIN MESZAROS 2016 was an amazing year for music. Some of my favorite bands released new albums last year, so topping 2016 was almost impossible. But 2017 came close. Here are my top picks, in my opinion, for Album of the Year (so far): CALIFORNIA (DELUXE) – blink-182 California, the first studio album with new…

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August Playlist

BY: CAITLYN JENKINS August is almost over, school is starting back, and I’ve already seen a million tweets about how people are ready for fall. I’m actually glad this month is coming to an end (and not just because September is my birth month). I’m keeping my fingers crossed for ~actual~ fall weather this year…

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