Modern Requiems: The Final Albums of David Bowie and Leonard Cohen

Written by Sam Keeling David Bowie released his 25th studio album, “Blackstar,” on January 8 — his 69th birthday. Two days later, he passed away after an 18-month battle with cancer that had, up until that point, been very effectively hidden from the public. On October 21st, singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen released his fourteenth album, “You… Read More Modern Requiems: The Final Albums of David Bowie and Leonard Cohen

Frank Ocean Confronts Change in New Album “Blonde”

By Sam Keeling “Blonde,” Frank Ocean’s triumphant sophomore studio album, is the soundtrack for fall, when the weather is pleasantly cooler than the blistering summers and the leaves change color. It’s a beautiful period where it’s almost impossible not to walk outside in a good mood. Ocean’s sound is similarly pleasing, a gorgeous mix of… Read More Frank Ocean Confronts Change in New Album “Blonde”