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Comparing Classics. Despite criticisms, this generation of music is no more flawed than that of previous generations.

Comparing Classics. Despite criticisms, this generation of music is no more flawed than that of previous generations.

perspectives

January 21, 2016

The Grammys are here again. Held on Feb. 15, it’s a great time for audiophiles like me to celebrate music and the people who create it and make my own judgements on the songs and artists on the nominees’ lists. However, for many, the Grammys also provide an ample opportunity to unfairly criticize...

Lorde and Ariana Grande: What these two new pop princesses tell us about today’s music scene

blogs

February 23, 2014

At the 56th Grammy Awards, New Zealand singer and song writer Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O'Connor, better known as Lorde, scored four nominations and two wins: Best Pop Solo Performance as well as Song of the Year for her smash hit “Royals.” “Royals,” which topped the Billboard Hot 100 for nine...