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    Movie Scores Perfect for Studying To

    Studying in college is usually a daunting task. It’s hard to find the right spot, the right day, the right time, the right motivation and even the right music. All of these things need to be in line for a successful study session or reading day. As a student with plenty of playlists on Spot...

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    Rabbit Wilde, Emotionally Driven Music to Listen To

    Zach Hamer, Miranda Zickler, Nathan Hamer, and Jillian Walker make up Rabbit Wilde. Founded in 2012 in Bellingham, WA, this band has always seem to be inspired by the northwest areas they travel to write their music and the emotionally driven music they love to play. A Classical American Folk/Blu...

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    Ratchet Hour: 7 Bangers March-April

    With finals around the corner and summer on the horizon Ratchet Hour is rapping up the semester. I have been listening to a lot of new music and artists and I wanted to compile a list so you don’t have to search through the endless seas of mixtapes and albums out there. So here are […]

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    Ratchet Hours’ Hot Mixtapes: March

    This month we have three mixtapes from 3 of the hottest young southern rappers yet again. Before we begin, we have to say R.I.P. to Bankroll Fresh who passed away last week while he was in the recording studio. Now for our 3 banging mixtapes.

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    Getz/Gilberto: My New Favorite Album from Half a Century Ago

    Album Review: Stan Getz & Joao Gilberto – Getz/Gilberto (1963) After the brief introduction, I’ll talk about the songs that stood out to me in this album. I hope you will learn something and find a new track you like! Introduction & Background: The musicians on this album are Antoni...

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    Album Review: The Well-Rounded Clarke and the Himselfs

    Over the last few weeks, I could hardly contain my excitement for the upcoming Treefort launch party. That energy was nearly identical among the other people as we stood in front of the stage at El Korah Shrine. Over the course of the night as I got closer and closer to the stage, the music [&hel...

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    Kaleb’s Metal Album of the Week: Gojira- The Way of All Flesh

    This week for my Metal album of the week we are going overseas! This week features Gojira and their album The Way of All Flesh. This band comes from Bayonne, France. Which I never knew something so intense could come from there. These guys absolutely slay eardrums, with their heavy guitars and th...

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    Where Valentine’s Day Came From

    Considered the day of lovers, Valentine’s Day is one of the feasts traditionally recognized and celebrated years ago. This tradition takes its name from a former monk or priest, Valentine of Terni who lived during the 3rd century, was martyred by Emperor Claudius II the Gothic. Alexander IV, born...

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    Ratcher Hour’s Mixtapes of the Month

    Hello and welcome back to a new year here at Boise State! Ratchet Hour is sure excited to enter a new year full of more ratchet music. So far this year, plenty of mixtapes have dropped but the Ratchet Hour, being you number one source for ratchet music, has once again compiled the best mixtapes a...

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    Miles Davis – A Kind of Blues

    Initial Thoughts: I’ve always heard of Miles Davis being an excellent musician, playing the trumpet well, and becoming famous because of his performances and career as a musician. I decided to listen to A Kind of Blues because I hadn’t heard a lot of Miles Davis’ music. I wanted to change that. T...

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