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Album Review: ‘DAMN.’

Album Review: ‘DAMN.’

★★★★★ At the end of “Ab-Soul’s Outro,” the penultimate track on Kendrick Lamar’s 2011 debut album “Section.80,” the Compton, Calif. rapper emphatically declared, “I’m not the next pop star / I’m not the next socially aware rapper.” Over the next four years, however, this proclamation would prove quite false: the[Read More…]

by April 30, 2017 0 comments Music, The Guide
Movie Review: ‘Home’

Movie Review: ‘Home’

★★★☆☆ If the song “S&M” told us that Rihanna was into painful experiences, Dreamwork’ new film “Home” is the next logical step in her career. The animated movie is voiced by an accomplished set of Hollywood favorites, from the popular Rihanna to the established Jim Parsons from “The Big Bang[Read More…]

by March 27, 2015 0 comments Arts & Entertainment, The Guide
MICHELLE XU/THE HOYA Bruce Springsteen

Concert for Valor

by November 14, 2014 0 comments Photography
MICHELLE XU/THE HOYA
Bruce Springsteen, Dave Grohl and Zac Brown performed “Fortunate Son” together following the Zac Brown Band’s set. Springsteen later performed a full acoustic set by himself.

800,000 Gather on Mall for Concert Honoring Veterans

The National Mall hosted the Concert for Valor to honor veterans on Tuesday, drawing a crowd of over 800,000 people. The event, sponsored by Starbucks and broadcast live by HBO, featured performances by Jennifer Hudson, Dave Grohl, the Black Keys, Metallica, Zac Brown Band, Bruce Springsteen, Rihanna and Eminem. Other[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Free Concert Honors Veterans

In honor of Veterans Day, chart-topping musical artists from Rihanna to Bruce Springsteen will take the stage at the National Mall for a concert Nov. 11. Hosted by Starbucks and HBO, the free concert is expected to attract as many as 800,000 attendees, according to Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority.[Read More…]

by October 31, 2014 1 comment City News, News

Songs of the Summer

These summer songs will set whatever mood you’re looking for whether you’re working hard at an internship or hardly working on the beach. “Princess of China” Coldplay feat. Rihanna Coldplay’s newest album, Mylo Xyloto, has already made a huge mark on both the airwaves and music charts. This summer, listen[Read More…]

by May 16, 2012 0 comments The Guide

New Releases // 10.21.11

“Princess of China” Coldplay feat. Rihanna Mylo Xyloto 3 stars The third single from Coldplay’s latest album, Mylo Xyloto, “Princess of China” pushes the boundaries for both Coldplay and Rihanna’s usual styles. The song is loaded with an abundance of sounds focusing heavily on synth and electronica and providing a sense of momentum to its listeners. “We[Read More…]

by October 21, 2011 0 comments The Guide

New Releases // 9.30.11

“Everything” Megafaun Megafaun Promising indie-folk-experimental group Megafaun has finally come into its own. “Everything” has a straightforward Americana feel, giving it an edge over many of the band’s contemporaries. This track is definitely worth a listen from both indie and mainstream audiences.   “We Found Love” Rihanna featuring Calvin Harris We Found[Read More…]

by September 30, 2011 0 comments The Guide