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Story by Elise Sandlin | Contributing Writer The music industry has changed for young, developing artists since NFT technology has provided them a space to share their work without the usual gatekeeping many creators face. NFTs, or “non-fungible tokens” are digital collectibles that represent art, sound recordings, and other unique items so they can be …

Story by Taylor Rivers / Contributing Writer Photos by NME Kings of Leon’s newly released album, “When You See Yourself,” is the mellowed tune we didn’t know we needed this year. Hailed as the southern version of The Strokes and U2, the folk-rock band was dealing with a lot of pressure to produce an album …

Lacey Kanipe // Contributing writer Lamont Dozier, dubbed the #1 songwriter in America, will receive an honor from the Center for Popular Music this Wednesday, Oct. 21 at 7 p.m. in the Keathley University Center Theater. The event is free and open to the public. Dozier is part of the renowned songwriting team Holland-Dozier-Holland and has written …

Kara Aguilar // Contributing writer The streets of LA County’s Compton are at a hush. Stalking the roads are police cars, waiting for the moment to make an arrest like a predator hunting its prey. Approaching a deteriorating house, protected by barred windows and cascading locks on the doors, is a young Eric Wright , …