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Luwane Pipkins leads the UMass men’s basketball shooting show in 101-76 win over Niagara -

November 19, 2017

UMass to face tough test with Niagara backcourt -

November 19, 2017

Hockey Notebook: John Leonard on an early season tear for UMass hockey -

November 18, 2017

Clock runs out on UMass men’s soccer’s dream season in NCAA opener -

November 17, 2017

2017 Basketball Special Issue -

November 16, 2017

UMass men’s basketball prepares for transitional season in 2017-18 -

November 16, 2017

Author Viet Thanh Nguyen discusses how history and humanity is remembered -

November 16, 2017

CMASS completes seven-week discussion series -

November 16, 2017

UMass women’s basketball resets and reloads, looking to improve on last year’s record with plenty of new talent -

November 16, 2017

Matt McCall’s winding path to bring unity to UMass -

November 16, 2017

Carl Pierre is a piece to Matt McCall’s basketball program -

November 16, 2017

Why they stayed: Malik Hines, Chris Baldwin and C.J. Anderson -

November 16, 2017

McConnell chooses politics over morals -

November 16, 2017

Swipe right for love? Probably not. -

November 16, 2017

‘The Florida Project’ is a monument to the other side of paradise -

November 16, 2017

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ doesn’t have to be the best Marvel movie -

November 16, 2017

Thursday’s NCAA tournament rematch between UMass men’s soccer and Colgate will be a battle of adjustments -

November 15, 2017

Veteran belonging and the decline of American communities discussed by journalist and author at Amherst College -

November 15, 2017

‘UMass Cares About Cancer’ Hosts Blanket Making Event -

November 15, 2017

UMass women’s basketball heads to North Dakota for two games -

November 15, 2017

A final look at the life and career of Leonard Cohen

A brief examination of the singular legacy of the legendary Canadian singer/songwriter, who died last week at the age of 82.

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Tinashe creates her own atmospheric fantasy on ‘Nightride’

R&B songstress explores her darker, more experimental side on beguiling second major release.

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Julian Koster to bring ‘The Orbiting Human Circus (of the Air)’ to the Iron Horse next Monday

‘Welcome to Night Vale’ side podcast, starring Neutral Milk Hotel member, will be performed live in Northampton.

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Phora puts his heart into new album ‘With Love’

West Coast rapper’s fifth album is a powerful, honest record that tackles depression, violence and religion.

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Lady Gaga tames her more eccentric impulses on ‘Joanne’

The once dance-pop oriented superstar switches gears and channels a softer side on her newest album.

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Anderson .Paak and Knxwledge create a soulful hip hop record with ‘Yes Lawd!’

As NxWorries, this duo has crafted one of the most exciting collaborative hip-hop albums in years.

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Ten creepy and scary albums from 10 different genres

Alexander Beebe lists the most chilling records from across the music spectrum.

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Andrea Gibson and Sarah Kay demonstrate the power of words in Northampton

Aakanksha Gupta describes her emotional journey through a memorable reading at the Academy of Music Theatre.

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Conor Oberst tones his life down with the poetic ‘Ruminations’

On his newest solo album, Conor Oberst creates a set of songs that explore his life, fears and subconscious.

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‘Homeworlding’ cements Fraternal Twin as one of indie rock’s up-and-comers

On his second release with Fraternal Twin, Quarterbacks bassist Tom Christie quietly asserts himself as a creative force.

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Dirty Heads rock Northampton with summery, reggae-rock tunes

California group performed a long set for an enthusiastic, packed house at Pearl Street last Sunday.

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Underground music column: Khaki Blazer and Vorvaň are among this week’s most exciting underground releases

Five releases this week that span the entire musical map, and should not be overlooked.

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Nicolas Jaar creates transcendental electronic music with “Sirens”

Electronic star’s new LP “Sirens,” is made with keen and open-minded listeners in mind.

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Devendra Banhart stumbles on the thin line between beauty and absurdity

On “Ape in Pink Marble,” eccentric singer/songwriter Banhart too often derails his well-written songs with out of place touches.

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Hamilton Leithauser + Rostam are a winning combination

“I Had a Dream That You Were Mine” is an emotionally charged collaboration that details the hardships of love.

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Dirty Heads to headline Pearl Street this Sunday

Californians will bring their unique, mellow reggae/hip-hop mix to Northampton.

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Underground music spotlight: Blu and Brain Tentacles break down conventions

Listen to five releases this week that span the entire musical map and should not be overlooked.

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Local band Where’s Walden? talks origins and musical style

The Collegian sits down for a conversation with local post-punk band Where’s Walden?

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Bon Iver brilliantly deconstructs itself on “22, A Million”

Opaque and obtuse, “22, A Million” is an anxious, fractured, but ultimately rewarding listen.

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Cymbals Eat Guitars evolve and impress on “Pretty Years”

Indie rockers deliver a beautiful, 70s influenced rock record that perfectly sends off the summer.

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