Author Archive: Mathew Schumer

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Albums For The Apocalypse #5: Beach House’s “Bloom”

March 29, 2020 | By
Albums For The Apocalypse #5: Beach House’s “Bloom”

I was going to start off by saying that Bloom is to dream pop what Loveless is to shoegaze; but the more I thought about it, the more I realized they’re more or less the same genre. Then again, Bloom isn’t what I would consider to be an entirely dream pop affair. With song structures […]

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*IMPORTANT* WXCI COVID-19 Update

March 22, 2020 | By
*IMPORTANT* WXCI COVID-19 Update

Given the decision of WCSU to close its campuses and resume the Spring Semester online, WXCI will be following suit and suspending all live programming until further notice from the university. The station’s automation system will still be up and running during this time, and some of our DJs will be able to air their […]

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Albums for the Apocalypse #3: Mount Eerie’s ‘Dawn’

March 22, 2020 | By
Albums for the Apocalypse #3: Mount Eerie’s ‘Dawn’

It’s certain that at this point of areas around the world legally mandating stay-at-home orders, that people are starting to feel a bit lonely being unable to go out. Surely we can venture to grocery stores and get the essentials, but socializing isn’t the easiest to do in a long line of mask-bearing lunatics willing […]

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Albums for the Apocalypse #1: Kendrick Lamar’s ‘To Pimp a Butterfly’

March 22, 2020 | By
Albums for the Apocalypse #1: Kendrick Lamar’s ‘To Pimp a Butterfly’

As many- ideally all- of you are practicing social distancing and self-imposedly bound to your own homes, it’s likely that you’re beginning to get bored. Bored of watching the same TV shows, eating the same meals, having the same conversations with the other residents of your home and most annoyingly bored of listening to the […]

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