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Weekend Picks: Dave and Destructo

by Ryo Miyauchi

October 17, 2013

Alek's Pick Dave Chappelle at Spreckels Theatre Coming off his comeback tour, comedy heavyweight Dave Chappelle is coming to town for the weekend. Performing at the Spreckels Theatre, Chappelle is booked to perform Friday ...

Roundtable discussion: Kendrick Lamar’s verse on “Control”

by Elisse Miller

August 22, 2013

Written in collaboration with Ryo Miyauchi and Nick Knott Elisse Miller: A rap track is only worth its weight in hype. That being said, it looks like Big Sean’s self-leaked song “Control” is the heaviest hit of 2013....

“Yeezus” is an egotistical mess

by Kenneth Leonard

July 9, 2013

A discussion about “Yeezus,” the latest offering from Kanye West, must begin by acknowledging the polarizing nature of such an album. On the one hand, it is an incredible listen from a production standpoint, and the percussive,...