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The Paradigm Shifts of Album Artwork

The Paradigm Shifts of Album Artwork

By Satish Reginald, Contributing Writer

April 6, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music

The shift from physical music to digital streaming has changed more than just whether our laptops have disk drives — album artwork has radically shifted from providing information to being a space for actual artwork.

You Can’t Kill Music Videos

You Can’t Kill Music Videos

By Hailey Nuthals, Arts Editor

April 6, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music

Calling music videos dead while projects like Beyonce's "Lemonade" and Taylor Bennett's "Broad Shoulders" is like saying that there are no more trees — it will take a lot more than a few hard years to knock down the art form.

‘Lemonade’-Inspiring ‘Daughters of the Dust’ To Be Re-Released

‘Lemonade’-Inspiring ‘Daughters of the Dust’ To Be Re-Released

By Natalie Whalen, Staff Writer

November 17, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

One of the films that served as Beyoncé's inspiration for her visual album "Lemonade" is about to be re-released.

Beyonce’s Lemonade Is Too Little Too Late

Beyonce’s Lemonade Is Too Little Too Late

By Ana Lopez, Contributing Writer

April 28, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Beyonce's music has always stood behind female empowerment, but she uses her capital — in this case, musical talent — like she’s a stockholder waiting for the right moment to sell.