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Rex Orange County Makes Lively US Debut

Rex Orange County Makes Lively US Debut

By Jillian Harrington, Staff Writer

February 7, 2018


Filed under Arts, Music, Uncategorized

Rex Orange County, the English artist formally known as Alex O'Connor, made his U.S. concert debut at Music Hall of Williamsburg on Sunday, Feb. 4.

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Tyler, the Creator is latest example of hate speech controversy

Tyler, the Creator is latest example of hate speech controversy

By Jonathan Patrick Haynes, Staff Writer

December 8, 2015


Filed under Opinion

While hate speech is often painful to hear and can be harmful, it is crucial that the government not legislate against it. But it is important to keep in mind that such laws are ineffective and can actually negatively impact some of those they intend to protect.

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Surprise albums take over 2015

Surprise albums take over 2015

By Kieran Graulich, Music Editor

December 7, 2015


Filed under Arts, Music

Reflect on 2015 with some of the year's greatest albums, from Kendrick Lamar's "To Pimp a Butterfly" to Adele's "25."

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‘Wolf’ proves singer has potential for maturity

‘Wolf’ proves singer has potential for maturity

April 1, 2013


Filed under Arts

Whether they intended to be in the spotlight or not, it has been a huge year for the Odd Future crew. The Los Angeles-based music collective includes popular names like Earl Sweatshirt and Grammy-winner Frank Ocean, as well as frontman Tyler, the Creator. While Ocean’s “Channel Orange” is re...