Hop on the ‘pursuit’ of Kid Cudi’s style

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Rapper Kid Cudi made headlines for his latest look with his rapper-turned-rocker style.

I was secretly Amanda Bynes the whole time

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If it weren’t for transferring here to start his sophomore year, Jake Reed wouldn’t be living as openly and authentically as he is now.

Sexy Girls are ‘just guys being guys’

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The band brings jazz, surf and hip hop influences together in harmony

Normcore is the new black

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Normcore is the anti-fashion trend that’s quickly gaining steam.

Macklemore is not the LGBT enemy

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Jake Reed defends Macklemore’s song “Same Love” as an attempt to draw support and attention to the LGBT cause and admonishes the gay community for rejecting a supporter because of his straight status.

Musicians look great, take few risks at Grammys

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The biggest star of the night is a hat worn by Pharrell.

Beyoncé delivers her strongest album yet with ‘Beyoncé’

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Her fifth studio album has likely become the best pop album of 2013.

Costume design student finds Etsy success

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Alina Nalivayko runs her own business, the Robotique

Local student plans to ‘outlive’ his dream with clothing line

Dream catcher-inspired shirts available to pre-order now.

Channel Miley Cyrus’s hip-hop chic look

Score the star’s look on a college budget.

Miley Cyrus mixes hip-hop and pop on “Bangerz”

Hannah Montana sheds her child star image with stark juxtaposition.

Gaga merges the worlds of ‘art’ and ‘pop’

The singer recently premiered several songs from her upcoming album, “ARTPOP.”

Is there a better venue for Amherst’s underground music scene?

Jake Reed explains that local house concerts are due to the hostility of official venues to up-and-coming local bands.

Megan Andelloux teaches students to view sexuality positively

Fornication 101 explains safe, healthy choices

Timberlake still has it with new album

Justin Timberlake proves he’s still got it on third LP
“The 20/20 Experience” is another great pop album

2013 Spring Concert lineup announced

The UMass University Programming Council announced the lineup for this year’s event on Wednesday.

Sex Educator makes students say “Oh Megan!”

Megan Andelloux Returns to UMass with Fornication 101

Aaron Carter brings old and new hits to Northampton

Former teen star Aaron Carter proved he can still bring the “party,” as he did so in Northampton last Tuesday.

Rihanna brings her style to the fashion world

Singer releases first line with River Island

Carter to bring “Aaron’s Party” to Northampton March 5

Aaron Carter will stop by Northampton on March 5 in the former teen star’s first tour since 2005.