Tagged: pop

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Album Review: Justice by Justin Bieber

Justice  Justin Bieber Def Jam Recordings Canadian pop sensation Justin Bieber’s latest album, Justice, has raised eyebrows in both good and bad ways. The music itself is well-done, but it also brings baggage that...

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Album Review: Spaceman by Nick Jonas

Spaceman  Nick Jonas  Island Records Nick Jonas’ Spaceman was supposed to take his audience on a space odyssey but it barely achieves liftoff. The soundscapes of this album may be taken as euphoric but...

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Album Review: Poster Girl by Zara Larsson

Poster Girl Zara Larsson  Epic/Record Company TEN Score: C+  Zara Larsson’s third studio album, Poster Girl, is a fun but forgettable journey. Larsson’s vocals, mixed with refreshing, animated beats, show off a polished sense...

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Album Review: Nobody is Listening by ZAYN

Nobody is Listening  ZAYN  RCA Records Score: B+  Zayn Malik, formerly of One Direction, has released his introspective third album, Nobody is Listening. It’s as if Zayn had written this album in his bedroom...

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Noise 101: CD reviews for Nov. 29

The Avett Brothers The Carpenter Ramseur Records   The Carpenter, the seventh studio album by The Avett Brothers, is a lesson of how a band can evolve to appeal to the masses but still...

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Sappy, whiny pop needs to die

James Blunt is responsible for everything bad in popular music   Nathan Ross Arts Editor   There is one fact that is commonly overlooked when discussing “pop” music, and it actually has to do...

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Noise 101: CD Reviews for Feb. 2

Gorillaz The Singles Collection 2001-2011 EMI   When you have artists who’ve been playing for the past 40, 50 and even 60 years, a decade is nothing special. But, if you’ve bent and broken...

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Things I wish I’d known in first year

The Reflector Archives Plan out your general education requirements ahead of time so you don’t get stuck without the prerequisites necessary for higher-level classes. If you’re on campus four or more days a week,...

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Page-turner will keep you up far past Twilight

Sex, violence, depravity and new-found hope abound in ‘werewolf lit’ gem   Vinciane de Pape Contributor   Full disclosure: I hate the Twilight saga.   I haven’t followed the recent string of vampire or...