By Sarah Kirkpatrick, Staff Writer @Kirkpatrick_SJ 2014 has certainly had its low points, but at least in the world of music, it has been an excellent year. From Samuel Herring’s dance moves on Letterman to Robin Thicke’s failed album, and from Nicki Minaj’s iconic “Anaconda” video and reunion tours by Outkast and Neutral Milk Hotel […]

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By Sarah Kirkpatrick, Muse Editor @Kirkpatrick_SJ Orange is the new red when it comes to lipstick these days. People are getting bolder and bolder with lip color — Boston Calling performer Lorde opts for darker-than-dark shades — and it’s a phenomenal way to make a statement. Allure noted in its September issue that orange is […]

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By Sarah Kirkpatrick, Muse Editor and Brooke Jackson-Glidden, Muse Staff @Kirkpatrick_SJ and @bufoodist Inclement weather prompted a two-and-a-half hour-long delay and the cancellations of sets from Volcano Choir and Girl Talk at Saturday’s Boston Calling. Nonetheless, the day was filled with some surprising performances — but a few flops as well. Check out our grades for […]

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By Sarah Kirkpatrick, Muse Editor and Brooke Jackson-Glidden, Muse Staff @Kirkpatrick_SJ and @bufoodist Future Islands Samuel T. Herring, for the lead singer of an indie rock band, is refreshingly unpretentious. His festival-opening set with his Future Islands bandmates on Friday at Boston Calling, while by no means a clean performance, was humble, raw and honest. Future […]

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By Sarah Kirkpatrick, Editor-In-Chief @Kirkpatrick_SJ My entire life has extremely music-rich. There was a constant supply of classic rock playing as my mom drove me around as a child. Growing up in the Pacific Northwest, grunge was part of the culture (I still wear flannel and beanies quite frequently, prompting plenty of reactions from my […]

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By Sarah Kirkpatrick (@Kirkpatrick_SJ) and Andrew Battifarano (@Squidthoughts) Not familiar with the Seattle Seahawks or Denver Broncos? Only going to your friend’s Super Bowl party for the snacks? Don’t worry — here’s everything you need to know about each team, plus some final score predictions from the DFP sports staff. SEATTLE SEAHAWKS Regular Season: 13-3 overall […]

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By Michelle Jay, Multimedia [email protected] and Samantha Wong, Blog Editor @samzwong Name: Chris Lisinski Position at the FreeP: Editor-in-Chief Age:  20 Hometown: Bellport, New York Why the FreeP?  I joined the FreeP because I wanted to get more involved on campus and develop my writing skills. Most awkward/embarrassing story: Yesterday an English professor asked me what I remembered from reading […]

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