Tag Archives: Alex Baumgarten

The Evolution of Rock Music (Why the 2010s are the new ’80s)

This post is a response to Jacob Conflitti’s Rock and Roll: Put Out to Pasture. If you have not read the article yet, I strongly encourage you to because it’s awesome. Rock music,…

Empty Mug Records Celebrates First Music Release

If you love emotional kids with acoustic guitars, boy do we have a collection for you! Empty Mug Records, a student-run record label at the University of Michigan, celebrated their…

Walk Off The Earth and Timeflies Play Adrian College

Tweet On paper, nothing about this show makes sense. One act, Walk Off The Earth, is a group of five talented multi-instrumentalists with so much collaboration and instrument change-ups that…

Coldplay, “Magic”

Tweet Coldplay frontman Chris Martin once said he thinks the group peaked with their 2008 release Viva La Vida, as they would be unable to produce anything much better. And…

Music That Sounds Like Home: Jake Down talks with Badger Senate

Tweet “Bellies full of Dust/We sing please oh please/Send the rain to us” There’s something somewhat surreal about hearing these lines, inspired by the dust bowl of the 1930s, sung…

New Timeflies Video Features Long Boarding, Other California-like Things

Timeflies released their new single, “All The Way” several weeks ago at midnight on January 20th. Soon after, the group released a lyric video to their new song on the…

Bob Dylan Wants You to Buy a Chrysler

Seeing as the Superbowl was probably the closest thing to a blowout we will ever see, it’s no surprise that this year the real winners were the ads (at least…

Beyonce’s “Drunk in Love” Party Remixes

Beyonce’s new self titled visual album dropped last month to high critical acclaim and enough twitter attention to have us all believe that Justin Bieber had went and left another…

Rick Ross Remixes Kanye West’s “Bound 2”

In an effort to promote his new album, Mastermind due out March 4th, Rick Ross released a remix of Kanye West’s “Bound 2” on Friday. While cigars and a beard…

Childish Gambino, Because the Internet

Most great artist’s have a two things in common. They’re often overly ambitious and equally as weird. So when Donald Glover, aka Childish Gambino, released a new album with the…