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Joji – Nectar Album Review

Joji - Nectar Album Review

Zachary Somma

September 26, 2020

Joji might be one of, if not the most interesting artists to arise in the past few years. Born in Japan, Joji, otherwise known as George Miller, was not always the popular music artist we know him as today. When he first started receiving attention for his content, it was for videos on YouTube rather th...

Top 5 Nickelback Guilty Pleasure Songs

Top 5 Nickelback Guilty Pleasure Songs

Nick Hedderick, Colonial Sports Network Editor in Chief

September 20, 2020

So, am I going to get a confession from you that you like Nickelback, or are you content with being a liar? It is time to stop fooling ourselves and admit that the Canadian rock band was an instrumental (yeah, I meant to do that) part of our lives back in the early and mid 2000s. Nowadays, the...

Somma’s Soundbites (9/18/20)

Somma's Soundbites (9/18/20)

Zachary Somma

September 18, 2020

Welcome to Somma’s Soundbites, a biweekly column that will talk about new music releases every two weeks. This edition will venture into the alt-country and indie rock scenes with Whitney and Declan McKenna, while looking at some new hip-hop releases from Big Sean, YoungBoy Never Broke Again an...

Somma’s Soundbites (9/18/20)

Somma's Soundbites (9/18/20)

Zachary Somma

September 18, 2020

Welcome to Somma’s Soundbites, a biweekly column that will talk about new music releases every two weeks. This edition will venture into the alt-country and indie rock scenes with Whitney and Declan McKenna, while looking at some new hip-hop releases from Big Sean, YoungBoy Never Broke Again an...

Folk Country`s Rise to the Charts

Folk Country`s Rise to the Charts

Jonah Hoy, Arts and Entertainment Assistant Editor

September 15, 2020

Today's modern charts are heavily dominated by the pop and hip-hop genres, with only some variations and outliers that find its way on the charts every once in a while. Anyone under the age of 23 has heard their parents say, “Music was better in my day.” Is it true? No. They're just old and do...

Review: Big Sean’s “Detroit 2”

Review: Big Sean's

Nathan Breisinger

September 4, 2020

After a three year hiatus, rapper Big Sean is back, ascending high on top of the rap game with his newest album, "Detroit 2." His last studio album, "I Decided," came in February of 2017, debuting at number one on the Billboard 200. Sean also collaborated with producer Metro Boomin on "Double or Nothing"...

Somma’s Soundbites: Quarantine Music Recap Part 2!

Somma's Soundbites: Quarantine Music Recap Part 2!

Zachary Somma

September 1, 2020

Welcome once again to another Quarantine/Summer Recap edition of Somma’s Soundbites! This will be the last large-scale recap of music that came out over the past few months, as we will return to the normal bi-weekly format in the coming weeks. I hope you all had an enjoyable summer and I̵...

Moon High School alumni Bailey Taylor releases first single

The cover art for BayTay's

Garret Roberts, Editor in Chief

July 19, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP -- When looking for the next pop-country hit of the summer, Pittsburgh may not need to look far from home for a song that brings memories of warm picnics and road trips. Moon High School alumni Bailey Taylor has released her first single, “Not a Worry,” just in time for the hottest ...

Concerts and COVID-19: Will it be the same?

Vidhu “Vee” Sharma performing on the acoustic guitar at the Hard Rock Cafe. Pittsburgh, PA. March 3, 2018. Garret Roberts/RMU Sentry Media

Jonah Hoy

July 7, 2020

Covid- 19 has affected all aspects of human life in the past 6 months, putting the entire world in a steady shutdown. From a global economic crisis to people being stuck inside their homes, only recently has the world seen a light at the end of this long stressful tunnel. Restaurants and non-essential...

Review: Ozzy Osbourne’s “Ordinary Man”

Review: Ozzy Osbourne's

Garret Roberts, Arts and Entertainment Editor

February 26, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP -- In the world of rock and metal, it's impossible to not hear about legendary rock star Ozzy Osbourne. Formally the driving force behind Black Sabbath, his whiny vocals set his sound apart from other contemporaries. While the Prince of Darkness is a legendary member of music histor...