Adrianna Elias

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Concert Review

Concert Review: Thundercat’s “In Your Girls City Tour” with special guest Zack Fox

By Adrianna Elias Music Journalist I finally had the incredible opportunity to witness Thundercat perform live, a moment that had been on my bucket list for so long. Ever since I delved into Mac Miller, The Internet, Kendrick Lamar and Childish Gambino's music back in 2016, I had heard these artists speak highly of Thundercat. It was a dream come true to be able to see him in action. On […]

todayNovember 13, 2023 38 2



My Taste of ACL: ACL Fest Nights with Yves Tumor and Rina Sawayama

Adrianna Elias  Music Journalist So, picture this: a broke college student from West Texas, hoping for a miracle invitation to the coolest event in Austin—Austin City Limits (ACL). I would daydream about a conversation going down like this: "Hey, Adrianna, it's so good to see you! You're incredible and so cool. Wanna go to ACL for free?" Cue the celestial glow as a super-hipster clearly made for an Austin, Texas, […]

todayOctober 29, 2023 48 4



JVB’S PUNK TATICS: nostalgic hip-hop receival for gen Z

By Adrianna Elias  Music Journalist  Joey Valence and Brae, college friends turned dynamic musical duo determined to keep their dream alive. Fueled by the influences of iconic acts like the Beastie Boys and a treasure trove of '90s references ranging from Mortal Kombat to Nike Airs and Super Mario, Joey Valence & Brae (JVB) have embarked on a musical journey that's equal parts nostalgic and infectious. Their hodgepodge sound is […]

todayOctober 17, 2023 25 1

Whats your intentions?


World building and sampling: the intentions of your favorite artists explored

By Adrianna Elias Music Journalist  In a 1999 interview with MTV, Prince delved into the impact of violent themes in music on youth and our culture. His statement from that interview, "Pretty soon we'll be sampling the sample that was already sampled," still resonates more than ever today.   Most people often find it challenging to embrace new music. It seems like everything has been done before. How could it […]

todaySeptember 29, 2023 46 3

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A playlist for my readers

By Adrianna Elias Music Journalist   Dear Reader, Recently, I have been having a tough time getting through my day. I think that third-week slump has gotten to us both, so to counteract this, I have curated a playlist as a remedy to be on our come back this next week, called “Fourth Grade.” If you see me in the streets, I am zoned in on this playlist. Here is […]

todaySeptember 16, 2023 36 1


Women of R&B: Ama Lou

By Adrianna Elias Music Journalist In the expansive landscape of modern music, where genres often blend, it’s important to recognize the unique voices that defy categorization. Famously looking like Euphoria star Zendaya, Ama Lou, an emerging R&B artist from London, embodies this spirit. Drawing influence from legends like Billie Holiday, Justin Bieber and Ella Fitzgerald, Ama Lou has set her own path by seamlessly melding tradition and innovation. Let’s delve […]

todayAugust 15, 2023 51

Album Review

Album Review: MID AIR by Paris Texas

By Adrianna Elias Music Journalist Paris Texas, the enigmatic alt-rap hip-hop duo from Los Angeles, returns with their sophomore album MID AIR. Following the success of their previous album releases, Boy Anonymous, and EP releases like Red Hand Akimbo. With four singles released before the album dropped, fans were already hyped for what the duo had in store. The album kicks off with a hard-hitting intro, "tenTHIRTYseven," setting the tone […]

todayAugust 2, 2023 89 3

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Album Review

Dominic Fike’s Sunburn: An Open Letter to Nostalgia

By Adrianna Elias Music Journalist Dominic Fike's highly anticipated sophomore album, "Sunburn," delves into the depths of nostalgia, personal struggles, and growth. With a series of well-received singles, collaborations, and his rising fame, Fike prepared his listeners for a genre-defying piece of work to be a reminder of his matchless artistry and a glimpse into the formative experiences that shaped him as an artist. Fike's introduction to the music scene […]

todayJuly 14, 2023 139 3

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Concert Review

Q and Baby Rose: Through the Soul Tour – A Transcendent Musical Experience

By Adrianna Elias Music Journalist As a music journalist, I have the privilege of attending various concerts and capturing the essence of live performances. The first article I wrote for the station was about Q Marsden and how finding his music was something that held me together through the pandemic. Recently, I had the opportunity to see Q and Baby Rose on their "Through the Soul Tour," an experience that […]

todayJune 30, 2023 72 2

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