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Review of Shmu’s new album “Shhh!!!!”

Reviewed by: Nicci Tait   In the spirit of made up words as band titles, Sam Chown of Zorch is here with his latest project Shmu. Riding the boundaries of lo-fi, chillwave, psychedelic and math rock, Chown has constructed an album like something out of a dreamscape. SHH! has a[...]


Album review of “Tetro” by Organ

Review by: Elliot Klimowski Score: 6.5/10 Organ is a funeral doom metal band from Italy formed recently in 2014 by members of the obscure Amia Venera Landscape and Discomfort/Hobos. Tetro is their debut album and was released via their Bandcamp page. Instantly upon pressing play you can tell it’s going[...]


Iowa State wins easy over Chicago State in home opener

By: Garrett Kroeger The Steve Prohm era at Hilton Coliseum kicked off with a bang Monday night against the Chicago State Cougars of the Western Athletic Conference. The first half was a little closer than the No. 7 Iowa State Cyclones preferred. Heading into halftime, the Cyclones were up 49-35[...]


The 4th and long podcast

By: Colin Burczek Residential KURE 88.5 football analyst, Colin Burczek, and his roommates Ben and Alex, bring you what you need to know in the world of college football. Listen here!


“Fools” by Wild Child album review

Reviewed by: Jasmine Francois Rating: 7/10 Wild Child sounds like a slightly edgy Sara Bareilles.  During my first listen through I was very unimpressed, because while everything sounded good nothing struck me as particularly interesting, with the exception of a couple songs using what sounds like a mandolin to provide the main[...]