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Vaporwave: Songs for the Disaffected

Vaporwave: Songs for the Disaffected

By Hailey Nuthals, Editor-at-Large

April 5, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

If you’re too bitter for the hipsters, though — if their disillusionment still sounds like it’s played in a major key — vaporwave is the music for you.

Staff Recs: Best Inaugural Protest Signs

Staff Recs: Best Inaugural Protest Signs

By WSN Staff

January 27, 2017


Filed under Arts, Entertainment, Top Stories

The beauty of protest signs lasts long after the day they're held in defiance — the best ones live on in memory as succinct slogans of resistance.

Staff Recs: Best Worst Band Names

Staff Recs: Best Worst Band Names

By WSN Staff

December 2, 2016


Filed under Arts

We all know there are some band names that shouldn't be band names — here's WSN staff's favorites.

Staff Recs: Best Self-Care Strategies

Staff Recs: Best Self-Care Strategies

By WSN Staff

November 11, 2016


Filed under Arts, Top Stories

In a week that has seen more drama than perhaps all of this tumultuous calendar year, WSN offers up our best ways to care for ourselves.

Staff Recs: Best Seasonal Beverage

Staff Recs: Best Seasonal Beverage

By WSN Staff

November 4, 2016


Filed under Arts

Feeling cold? Need some warming up? Unless you ask our News Editor, the WSN Staff has a boatload of perfect warm seasonal drinks to perk you right up.

Pop is Putting the ‘Polis’ Back in ‘Politics’

Pop is Putting the ‘Polis’ Back in ‘Politics’

By Emily Fong, Opinion Editor

October 26, 2016


Filed under Arts, Music, Top Stories

The "30 Days, 30 Songs" initiative does what politics is supposed to do: make the officials that run our country and the processes surrounding their election back into a matter of public interest.

Staff Recs: Best Seasonal Fall Dishes

Staff Recs: Best Seasonal Fall Dishes

By WSN Staff

October 21, 2016


Filed under Arts

In the spirit of the season (despite this week's unseasonable weather), WSN staff names their favorite fall foods.

Staff Recs: Favorite Green Day Songs

Staff Recs: Favorite Green Day Songs

By WSN Staff

October 14, 2016


Filed under Arts, Top Stories

In honor of their newest full-length album "Revolution Radio" plus all of staff's collective nostalgia, WSN staff picks their favorite Green Day songs.

Staff Recs: Favorite Street Performances

Staff Recs: Favorite Street Performances

September 16, 2016


Filed under Arts

In this week's staff recommendations, WSN names their favorite instances of street performing that they've seen in and of the city.