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12 Apr 2017 // 10:15 AM

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Typically for a Kendrick Lamar single, there's plenty to chew on here...

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LuxDeluxe - “Keep Your Distance” (video) (premiere)

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Amy Black - “The Blackest Cloud” (video) (premiere)

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7 Apr 2017 // 11:01 AM

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7 Apr 2017 // 9:24 AM

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7 Apr 2017 // 8:51 AM

A Music Critic Goes to ‘Hamilton’

Hamilton is notable in that its diverse cast tacitly gives voice to outsiders who never got a chance to earn their shot in colonial days.

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Players Lose Control in ‘Tales from the Borderlands’

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"This is an interactive story in which players don’t craft the characters, we just control them.

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