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Staff Recommendations: Albums to study to

Staff Recommendations: Albums to study to

WSN Staff
April 29, 2015
Filed under ARTS, Music

As finals quickly approach, the WSN staff recommends albums to listen to while studying.

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Angelique Kidjo blends African sound with pop music on ‘Eve’

Angelique Kidjo blends African sound with pop music on ‘Eve’

February 12, 2014
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World music singer-songwriter and human rights activist Angélique Kidjo’s new album “Eve,” released Jan. 28, is a brilliant collection of genre-blending songs rooted in the music of her native Benin, Africa. Over a 32-year vocal career, Kidjo has performed with Philip Glass, Questlove, ... Read more »

Lollapalooza continues legacy of music festival greatness

Lollapalooza continues legacy of music festival greatness

August 19, 2013
Filed under ARTS

For three days, thousands of music fans from all over the world gathered in Grant Park, Chicago, to enjoy a weekend of great music and memorable performances. There are plenty of reasons why Lollapalooza is so special in the American live music scene. But the element that Lollapalooza prides itself in... Read more »

Start 2013 right with 13 of our favorite songs

Start 2013 right with 13 of our favorite songs

January 28, 2013
Filed under ARTS

We here at WSN know what you’re all thinking: it’s a shame the world didn’t end last month in a Roland Emmerich fever dream. Now we have another challenging and demanding semester ahead of us, sure to be fraught with stress, anxiety and even more poor decisions than those of years past. Thankfully... Read more »

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