Double or Nothing, Big Sean / Metro Boomin’

By Daniel Winogradoff, Albums Editor SCORE 4.7 Big Sean is a good guy. Everyone who’s consciously invested in the muses of contemporary hip-hop understands Sean’s character: a zealous and stalwart signee of Kanye West’s GOOD Music empire who hailed from the arduous streets of Detroit, Michigan; a guy who believably worked tireless hours by sacrificing social and family time in order to get to where he … Continue reading Double or Nothing, Big Sean / Metro Boomin’

Khalid shares emotions with fellow American teens at The Rave

By Deeba Abrishamchi and Amanda Rovitz, Staff Writers If you haven’t heard of the rising pop prodigy Khalid, you probably should get to know him because he isn’t going anywhere for awhile. Last week we hit the road from Madison to Milwaukee and watched Khalid perform on his “American Teen” tour at the Rave Eagles Club. At just 19 years old, Khalid is sitting in … Continue reading Khalid shares emotions with fellow American teens at The Rave

EMMIE’s Albums of the Year

By EMMIE Staff 2017 is quickly coming to a close. While there wasn’t much to celebrate, 2017 brought many fantastic projects. From lowkey artists rising to fame to well-established artists continuing to make waves, finding great music in 2017 was not much of a problem. In honor of this past year’s music, the staff of EMMIE picked the 14 best albums of 2017. 14. Freudian, Daniel Caesar … Continue reading EMMIE’s Albums of the Year

Gallery: Milo leads night of rap and comedy at the High Noon Saloon

By Logan Rude, Concerts Editor As snow flurried through the air on a bone-chillingly cold Wednesday night, rap fanatics from all over Madison crowded into High Noon Saloon to watch 25-year-old rapper Rory Ferreira, rapping under the name Milo, show off his lyrical — and comical — prowess. Milo’s 2017 project Who Told You to Think??!!?!?!?! was among the best of the entire year, and he … Continue reading Gallery: Milo leads night of rap and comedy at the High Noon Saloon