Posts in Music
I Am A Dirty Computer: Janelle Monáe's Latest Work is a Celebration of Blackhood, Queerhood, and Womanhood

By: Jody Johnson

It’s been five years since Janelle Monáe has released an album and a decade since she first introduced us to her android alter-ego, Cindi Mayweather. However, Monáe’s "Dirty Computer" is all her, stripped of her alter-ego, declaring that she doesn’t want to hide behind a façade anymore. "Dirty Computer" takes the listener on a journey that reflects societal views as Monáe recognizes how society views her as a queer black female in America.

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Underrated Music Gems You Might Have Missed

By: Jody Johnson

April may have come and gone for many, as May is already here and graduation around the corner. You may have been in too much of a rush and missed several musical releases. Don’t worry, I picked out three that will cause your ears to listen and thoroughly enjoy the music and lyrics that these artists laid out for you.

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C'mon Grammys, Step Up!

By: Jody Johnson

The Grammy Awards are often considered music's best night. However, the Grammy's recently been criticized when it comes to awarding musical performers. With this year's awards, they have been even more scrutinized as ever. 

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