By Sophia Yakumithis Playing hooky used to be so much fun.  When I was in elementary school, I was a huge proponent of pretending to be sick to avoid serious responsibilities. You know, like math tests.  My mom claims that she saw through it, but there’s no way she knew I was faking given the […]

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Your favorite artist releases a new song. You press play, and suddenly you hear something that sounds quite familiar. It’s a song you’ve heard before, but it’s not by this artist. This phenomenon is known as sampling. When musicians use pieces of work from others to create new content, they are sampling. Not to be […]

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Shortly before sunset on Tuesday, fans started to line up on Lansdowne Avenue as they prepared themselves for a night full of mystical melodies and heavenly harmonies. The House of Blues was hosting yet another phenomenal show: James Blake and special guest Moses Sumney. 1. Moses Sumney opened with “Rank and File.” Sumney gives a […]

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