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Indie Flavour: spring music updates!

Eric Casey, Beacon blogger

April 1, 2016

Azelia Banks has just dropped a new mixtape...for free via download. It's titled “Slaz-Z.” She releases it after firing her studio engineer late last week under suspicion that he was leaking her new tracks. She took to twitte...

Double review: Slaves riding on Wavves

Eric Casey, Staff Writer, Music Guru

November 9, 2015

The name of the band Slaves may be off putting to some, but once you get past that point there's no turning back. Unless you're not into punk or lo-fi garage rock, then I guess you should leave. With their official debut album Are You ...

Lana Del Rey cruises to her own hum

Eric Casey, Staff Writer, Music Guru

October 6, 2015

Last summer Lana Del Rey released her second album Ultraviolence upon the masses. It was commercially prosperous and critically venerated. It went on to debut at #1 in twelve countries including the U.S. It has sold well ove...

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