Mira Music Review: Pony – Rex Orange County

Review: Pony harmoniously conveys true vulnerability through cleverly written lyrics and slow melodies, all accentuated by a combination of two genres: jazz and alternative  By Mira Sripada (‘22)  (credit: Pitchfork) Born in England, Alex O’Connor, professionally known as Rex Orange County, is an alternative singer and songwriter. In just a short amount of time, O’Connor has amassed over one million followers on Instagram and has … Continue reading Mira Music Review: Pony – Rex Orange County

Mira’s Music Review: On A Love Letter To You 4

Review: On A Love Letter To You 4, Trippie Redd is able to create instant hits using the contrast between soothing, guitar melodies and trap beats, topped off by his obnoxious rapping and a few notable collaborations By Mira Sripada (‘22) (Credit: rapcurrent) Michael Lamar White IV, better known as Trippie Redd is a 20-year-old American rapper from Canton, Ohio. His discography includes three albums … Continue reading Mira’s Music Review: On A Love Letter To You 4

Mira’s Music Review: Taylor Swift’s Lover

Mira’s Music Review: Swift uses her new-found maturity to craft Lover, an 18-track, dreamy-pop album that whimsically battles political issues but sometimes falls short sounding unoriginal and childish By Mira Sripada (‘22) Taylor Swift is a 29-year-old American singer and songwriter born in Reading, Pennsylvania. Her music career began in 2006 when she released her first album, Taylor Swift, which quickly became the longest-charting album … Continue reading Mira’s Music Review: Taylor Swift’s Lover

Mira’s Music Review: Chris Brown’s Indigo

By Mira Sripada (’22) Review: Chris Brown’s Indigo provides its listeners with contemporary RnB, a sound that incorporates elements of reggae, rap and pop Chris Brown, self-taught singer and dancer, began his career singing in church choirs  and performing in talent shows[1] In 2004, Brown signed with Jive Records where he released his first two albums entitled Chris Brown and Exclusive[2]. Both albums soon became … Continue reading Mira’s Music Review: Chris Brown’s Indigo