The Best Band You Don’t Listen To: Mute Cities

The Best Band You Don’t Listen To: Mute Cities

Mute Cities – (from left to right) Rashmit Arora, Derek Williams, Ben Visneky, Jonathan Callan, Zach Kramer (laying). For every dark corner of the internet, there’s a hideaway where something great appears from nothing. The latest discovery from the crevasse...
Diary of a Juice Cleansing Man

Diary of a Juice Cleansing Man

A few weeks ago, a friend of mine, Kate, decided that she was going to do a cleanse. In typical drug dealer fashion, she sold me on the idea of its rejuvenating power. Actually, that’s not 100% true. Kate is an enabler. I’m the kind of person who likes...
The Next American Superstar

The Next American Superstar

Kieran Clarke/flickr There is a new heir to the American soccer throne, and his name is Gedion. On Tuesday, the Washington Post reported that Gedion Zelalem had completed the naturalization process, and had officially become a U.S. citizen. This is a very big...

A Love Letter to UNC

I am a Duke student. On Thursday, I made a bet with Jordan Rogers, a Carolina grad, stipulating that the loser of the Duke v. UNC football game that night would have to write a mushy, full-length love letter to the winner’s school, and team. I lost. I am salty....
Bo Burnham in Durham

Bo Burnham in Durham

Jeneli/flickr DURHAM — Bo Burnham is a lot of things. He is a comedian, and a musician. He is tall. He is 24 years old. He is funny, and he has no understanding of what political correctness is. Well, let me rephrase that. Bo Burnham clearly comprehends what it...
My Date with St. Vincent

My Date with St. Vincent

Last weekend, Raleigh & Company sent me to the Hopscotch Music Festival to cover the array of bands performing on Friday. Little did they know, I would be using this chance to see my one true love, Annie Clark, or as she’s publicly known, St. Vincent. The band...
My Fallen Idol

My Fallen Idol

image via flickr O Captain! My Captain! Our fearful trip is done. My hero died on Monday morning. He took his own life. It’s funny to call someone you’ve never met, or never interacted with a hero, but that’s what Robin Williams was to me. He was my idol. There...
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