Spoon release new remix of Lucifer on the Sofa

[Photo courtesy of Closed Captioned ] By Liam Syrvalin, Contributor American rock band Spoon have announced a remix and re-record of their most recent album Lucifer on the Sofa, released earlier this year. The album will be titled Lucifer on the Moon, according to Pitchfork. The remix album was publicized with the release of a…

Paramore’s first single in five years to drop on September 28th

[Image courtesy of NPR] By Adrian Woods, Contributor Iconic pop-punk group Paramore is back with their new single “This Is Why”, set for release on September 28th.  The track will be the band’s first new song in five years. Paramore, best known for songs like “Still into You”, “Ain’t It Fun”, “Misery Business”, and wildly…

Album Review: The Chats – Get Fucked

By: Paul Nern, News Editor [Bargain Bin Records; 2022] Rating: 8/10 Key Tracks: “6L GTR”, “Struck By Lightning”, “The Price Of Smokes” How would one describe The Chats to someone who has never heard them?  Well if you ask them, all you need is three chords, fast tempos, misplaced anger at the world, and a…

Björk releases new music video for “Ovule” from her forthcoming album

[Image courtesy of Pitchfork] By Grace Koennecke, Columns Editor Björk released a new single, “Ovule”, along with an accompanying music video, from her upcoming album, Fossora. The video sees the singer reuniting with director Nick Knight, who directed her “Pagan Poetry” music video back in 2011.  The music video shows Björk rocking an eccentric red…

Big Thief announces 2023 tour dates in US and Europe

By Julia Weber, Features Editor
[Photo courtesy of @bigthief via Instagram]
Big Thief announced an extensive list of upcoming shows in the United States and Europe in 2023. The indie band posted a list of the newest dates in an Instagram post.

Preview: Nelsonville Music Festival Arrives this Weekend, Here’s What to Know

By Grace Koennecke, Columns Editor
[Image courtesy of Nelsonville Music Festival]
This weekend, Nelsonville Music Festival (NMF) is back for its 16th year, presented by Stuart’s Opera House, a non-profit historic theater and performing arts center in Nelsonville, Ohio. In the past, Billboard has said the festival is “one of the best-kept secrets of the U.S. music festival circuit.”

Preview: ACRN Back2School

[Flyer courtesy of Hudson Forman] By Julia Weber, Features Editor As we delve into the beginning of another school year, current and future rock lobsters alike will soon be flocking to The Union for a fantastic night of live performances from local bands and musicians. ACRN’s first event of the coming academic year is certainly…

Movie Review: Thor: Love and Thunder

By: Ethan Bloomfield, Reviews Editor[Walt Disney Studios Motion Picture; 2022]Rating: 1/10 Phase four of Marvel’s Cinematic Universe is underway, the latest collection in the over ten year-long experiment into blockbuster comic book cinema. Among these million dollar titles was Thor: Love and Thunder, the fourth Thor movie in the franchise which released last month to…

Album Review: Drake – Honestly, Nevermind

By Adrian Woods, Contributor [OVO, Republic; 2022] Rating: 1/10 Key tracks: “Jimmy Cooks” On June 16th, Drake announced a surprise seventh studio album, Honestly, Nevermind. It would be dropping at midnight, only nine months after his last release, Certified Lover Boy, and if you’re reading this, it might be too late for Drake to make…