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The state of our relationships: A study in Snapchat

The state of our relationships: A study in Snapchat

"Truth or dare," I text him. "Truth," he says. "Are you happy?" I ask. "What’s wrong with you," he says back. I press on. Seriously. "I guess," he responds, after a few moments. "That’s a weird question. Truth or dare?" "Truth," I say back. "How many guys have you...

Are Asian musicians still a joke in American music?

Are Asian musicians still a joke in American music?

If you’re up to date on popular music, chances are you’ve heard the name "88Rising" being tossed around more than once. 88Rising is a fairly new music label behind notable artists such as Joji, the mind behind internet legend Filthy Frank; Rich Brian (formerly Rich...

The sad trap revolution: Mainstream music’s newest genre

The sad trap revolution: Mainstream music’s newest genre

The sad trap revolution of the past few years, spearheaded by the late Lil Peep and others such as Lil Xan, Lil Tracy, Yung Lean, and $uicideBoy$, infuses early 2000s emo rock with modern mainstream trap music to birth a new genre which has been making its way quickly...