Grade: B+ Top Tracks: Cruel, Northern Lights, Dilettante. The third album by St. Vincent (also known as Annie Clark) follows up her two previous albums (Marry Me and Actor) with a dirty sound and a dark soul that has only been hinted at through previous work. Musically, though, Clark is touching on ideas that she started with […]
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Upon returning to campus this year, I expected to see many friends and institutions that I had associated with Queens. I expected the cafeteria would be …well, the same as usual. What I didn’t expect, however, was a large new presence. Looming monstrously over campus, the new resident arrived quietly at Queens over the summer […]
Adam’s Picks: (Image courtesy of Battles) Battles – Ice Cream There is no easy way to describe Ice Cream. To those unfamiliar with Battles, or other bands of the Mathcore genre, it sounds discordant and off. From the beginning chords, a slow calliope of synthesizer and grunts building into a crescendo of noise. But the […]