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Inklings Review: Kid Cudi's 'Man on the Moon 11: The Legend of Mr. Rager'

Inklings Review: Kid Cudi's 'Man on the Moon 11: The Legend of Mr. Rager'

November 12, 2010

Mike Nussbaum '11 Web Managing Editor Kid Cudi’s sophomore album “Man on the Moon II: The Legend of Mr. Rager” is a head-turner, although it may not seem so at first. Cudi’s lyrics mixed with his unique beats make for an enjoyable experience that is so revolutionary and so different from his last alb...

Kanye Controversy a Cause for Concern?

Kanye Controversy a Cause for Concern?

November 12, 2010

Alix Neenan '12 Features Editor I’m deeply sorry if I haven’t offended anybody,” tweeted rapper Kanye West, who earlier tweeted, “Yoooo they banned my album cover!!!!!” West was reporting that the cover for his newest album, “My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy,” was banned in Wal-Mart ...

I Am Not a Human Being: The Martian Is Back

I Am Not a Human Being: The Martian Is Back

October 22, 2010

Ned Hardy '13 Staff Writer Lil Wayne has certainly had a lot going on recently. In 2008, Wayne released his third album, Tha Carter III, to critical acclaim. In 2009, “Weezy”, as his fans affectionately call him, dropped a free mixtape called No Ceilings to further critical acclaim. It was around this point that Wayne b...

The MTV Video Music Awards 2010: Lady Gaga…and that’s pretty much it.

The MTV Video Music Awards 2010: Lady Gaga…and that’s pretty much it.

September 14, 2010

On Sept. 12, the annual MTV Video Music Awards were held at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles, Calif. The award show celebrated the best music videos released since the end of summer of 2009 and was hosted by stand-up comedian and television personality Chelsea Handler. Lady Gaga: The Diva of t...

B.O.M.B. Fest — An Explosion of Music

B.O.M.B. Fest — An Explosion of Music

June 8, 2010

Alix Neenan '12 and Mel Mignucci '12 Features Editor and A&E Editor On May 30, a warm and sunny Sunday afternoon, over 5,000 people gathered on Durham Fairgrounds in Durham, Conn., to see a plethora of musicians perform at the music festival, B.O.M.B. Fest. B.O.M.B. Fest, which stands for "Bring Our Mu...

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