Wasteland, Baby!, Hozier

By Tyler Moore, Staff Writer Score: 9.3 Singer/songwriter/producer Hozier has just released his sophomore studio album, Wasteland, Baby!, the follow-up to his 2014 self-titled album. On this album, Hozier tackles themes of hope, love and despair, and does so with immense grace and power. Hozier’s vocals on this album are near perfection when it comes to translating the emotional depth that his lyrics display. He shows … Continue reading Wasteland, Baby!, Hozier

Assume Form, James Blake

By Logan Rude, Editor-in-Chief Score: 8.9 As of the time I wrote this review, Wisconsin had fallen into the depths of winter. It snowed three times this week. The cold has filled the air with melancholia. We’re all searching for something to make ourselves happy. Enter James Blake’s fourth album, Assume Form. It’s been a bit under three years since Blake released a full body … Continue reading Assume Form, James Blake

Heard it in a Past Life, Maggie Rogers

By Tyler Moore, Contributing Writer Score: 7.5 Heard it in a Past Life is the debut studio album by singer/songwriter/producer Maggie Rogers. Rogers first came onto the scene at the age of 22, when her working single “Alaska” was played for hit producer Pharrell Williams back in 2016 during a visit to New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts. “Alaska” now reemerges alongside eleven … Continue reading Heard it in a Past Life, Maggie Rogers