Hippo Campus + Samia Shake the Sylvee

Photos by Morgan Winston By: Morgan Winston, Contributing Writer  One of the best parts of a Hippo Campus show is its dependability. You can always expect a fun, upbeat night of indie rock. However, even though Friday’s show was already one of EMMIE’s most anticipated concerts of the semester, performances from both Samia and Hippo Campus blew our expectations out of the water. Samia set … Continue reading Hippo Campus + Samia Shake the Sylvee

Social Cues, Cage the Elephant

By Nina Bosnjak, Contributing Writer SCORE: 7.6 Typical of well-established and Grammy-winning bands, Cage the Elephant seems to rely heavily on the sound they’ve been producing for years. While it’s not necessarily a bad thing to keep the same sound, Social Cues, their fifth studio album, is arguably the safest of the five they have released in terms of its sound, but even with that, … Continue reading Social Cues, Cage the Elephant

Broods Were A Sight to See at Metro in Chicago

Photos by Morgan Winston By: Morgan Winston, Contributing Writer Last week our favorite NZ electronic duo Broods put on one of the best shows we’ve seen in 2019. Siblings Georgia and Caleb Nott took the Metro stage, complete with strobe lighting and Sucker’s intense beat. Broods heralded a new era with their third album Don’t Feed the Pop Monster, released in February this year. The … Continue reading Broods Were A Sight to See at Metro in Chicago