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UMass tuition set to rise 3-4 percent for 2017-2018 school year -

July 18, 2017

PVTA potential cuts affect UMass and five college students -

July 10, 2017

New director of student broadcast media at UMass this fall -

July 10, 2017

Whose American Dream? -

June 24, 2017

Man who threatened to bomb Coolidge Hall taken into ICE custody -

June 24, 2017

Cale Makar drafted by Colorado Avalanche in first round of 2017 NHL Entry Draft -

June 24, 2017

Conservatives: The Trump experiment is over -

June 17, 2017

UMass basketball lands transfer Kieran Hayward from LSU -

May 18, 2017

UMass basketball’s Donte Clark transferring to Coastal Carolina -

May 17, 2017

Report: Keon Clergeot transfers to UMass basketball program -

May 15, 2017

Despite title-game loss, Meg Colleran’s brilliance in circle was an incredible feat -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball loses in heartbreaker in A-10 title game -

May 14, 2017

Navy sinks UMass women’s lacrosse 23-11 in NCAA tournament second round, ending Minutewomen’s season -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball advances to A-10 Championship game -

May 13, 2017

UMass basketball adds Rutgers transfer Jonathan Laurent -

May 13, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse gets revenge on Colorado, beat Buffs 13-7 in NCAA Tournament First Round -

May 13, 2017

Meg Colleran dominates as UMass softball tops Saint Joseph’s, advances in A-10 tournament -

May 12, 2017

Rain keeps UMass softball from opening tournament play; Minutewomen earn A-10 honors -

May 11, 2017

Former UMass football wide receiver Tajae Sharpe accused of assault in lawsuit -

May 10, 2017

Justice Gorsuch can save the UMass GEO -

May 10, 2017

Looking back at the rising heat in 2015 pop

John Stapleton gives an overview of the shift from the brooding hits of 2014 to the clubby chart-toppers of 2015.

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The music of 2015 left listeners both in awe and disenchanted

The past year featured another eclectic collection of sounds and hinted at further changes in the means of music consumption.

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Playlist: Alternative musical inspiration for 2016

Morgan Hughes recommends new indie rock and pop artists to listen to based on names that may already be familiar.

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Coldplay struggles with impulse on ‘A Head Full of Dreams’

Earnest as ever, the band stretches itself too thinly on its seventh studio album.

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Coldplay return to living color with uneven ‘A Head Full of Dreams’

On the follow-up to last year’s “Ghost Stories,” the British band trades gloomily muted electronics for rainbow pop, with inconsistent results.

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A look back at Van Morrison’s “Astral Weeks”

New reissue sheds new light on an idiosyncratic masterpiece

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City and Colour to rock the Calvin Theatre this Friday

Dallas Green and co. will bring it’s wide variety of sounds to Northampton

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Justin Bieber tries too hard to please on “Purpose”

Former teen-pop sensation shows a few growing pains on uneven comeback album

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Kurt Cobain’s new ‘solo album’ is a disappointing act of exploitation and opportunism

The release of the late rock icon’s home demos and audio collages hopefully marks the very bottom of the barrel.

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Grimes ventures further into pop territory on “Art Angels”

Electronic musician’s new album sheds the dream pop haze of past releases.

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Logic’s ‘The Incredible True Story’ is idiosyncratically triumphant

Maryland rapper’s sophomore effort is imperfect, but endearingly quirky

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Jeezy stays true to his skills on stellar “Church In These Streets”

The veteran Atlanta rapper is reflective, but not afraid of progression on eighth album.

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Eleven treasures from Bob Dylan’s “Bootleg Series.”

11 of the most captivating outtakes and live cuts from the master songwriter’s giant rarities series

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Beach House releases second thrilling album of the year

Baltimore pop duo’s “Thank Your Lucky Stars” is another restless, beautiful, constantly evolving work

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Neon Indian’s “VEGA INTL. Night School” is an immersive blast

On his third album as Neon Indian, Alan Palomo unveils his most extroverted, ambitious work to date.

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The film scores that will make schoolwork easier

Stressed or pressed for time with schoolwork? These film scores may make life a little less stressful.

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Third Eye Blind blows roof off of the Calvin Theatre

The headliner electrified the crowd Monday night with a mix of classics and new songs.

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Deerhunter returns on serene, refreshing “Fading Frontier”

The Atlanta indie rockers sound in touch with each other once again on strong, immersive LP.

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Today’s country music is cheap and easy

Steven Gillard bemoans the derivative and uninspired lyrics that can be found in many of today’s top country hits.

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The World Is A Beautiful Place And I Am No Longer Afraid To Die’s “Harmlessness” is a staggering masterpiece

Connecticut emo group’s sophomore album is a rich, deeply emotional, narrative journey

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