Record Recap: Clairo’s Autumnal Masterpiece “Sling”

This album is about love and heartbreak, building a home and strengthening the relationships that matter most to us.
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Record Recap: Revisiting “Apollo XXI” after Three Years

Steve Lacy’s first studio album proved itself as a beautifully-crafted, fun collection of songs with each track bringing bright and exuberant energy.
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Record Recap: Revisiting Kevin Abstract’s “ARIZONA BABY” Four Years Later

“ARIZONA BABY” has incredible production value and proved itself as Abstract’s strongest album.
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Reflections Of Weyes Blood’s “Titanic Rising”: 3 Years Later

The album exists as a vulnerable collection of young adult experiences, all of which click together like puzzle pieces.
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Record Recap: Revisiting “Horse Jumper Of Love” Six Years Later

Horse Jumper of Love, the Boston-based slowcore band, has most certainly contributed to the indie-rock music scene in the second half of the 2010s.
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Artsweek on Spotify: Calming Tracks to Ease the Stress of Finals Season

Jam to this playlist when the stress of finals becomes overwhelming or as the anxiousness of spring and new beginnings creeps in. 
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Record Recap: Revisiting TV Girl’s Timeless Album “Who Really Cares” Six Years Later

TV Girl, the San Diego-based band most popular for its vast array of synth-pop music, released their second studio album “Who Really Cares” on Feb. 25, 2016.
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Record Recap: Four Years Since Rejjie Snow’s “Dear Annie”

“Dear Annie,” the Dublin-based rapper’s debut full-length album, details both the blossoming and slow passing of a relationship.   
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Artsweek on Spotify: Valentine’s Day Tracks for the Hopeful Heart

With Valentine’s Day approaching, I thought what better way to celebrate than to give to those reading this a playlist from the depths of my more or less emotionally wounded, yet hopeful, heart. 
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On This Day: Revisiting Beach House’s Masterpiece Album “Teen Dream” 12 Years Later

If someone were to ask me to name all of the albums that have completely swept me off my feet, “Teen Dream,” Beach House’s third studio album, would easily be one of them.
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Staff Writer Picks for Most Anticipated Albums of 2022

Here are Artsweek writer Lorna Kruesel’s most anticipated albums of 2022!
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In Review: We Are “SICK!” of It

Earl Sweatshirt’s new album “SICK!” is nothing short of greatness.
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Artsweek on Spotify: Staff Writer Picks for the Month of November

Here are Artsweek writer Lorna Kruesel’s top tracks that she had on repeat throughout the past month! 
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Artsweek on Spotify: Study Tunes To Get Through Midterm Season

I found that I can be productive with my studying while listening to music with words, so I present to you a little collection of songs I enjoy listening to while studying. 
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Record Recap: Remembering Singer-Songwriter Elliott Smith, 18 Years Later

Here is a selection of some essential Smith tracks and a perfect place to start if you’re looking to dive into his discography — or if you’re just in a ’90s indie-rock kind of mood this week.
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