CT Recommends

CT Recommends: Bladee – ‘Gluee”

“GLUEE,” the debut mixtape from Bladee, a member of the Swedish rap/electronic music collective Gravity Boys, is a tough pill to swallow. The mixtape’s opening …


CT Recommends: “The Comeback”

Nearly a decade after leaving the air, HBO’s “The Comeback” shocked audiences with a comeback of its own when the network announced that it would …


CT Recommends: The music of Hans Zimmer

You hear the sound of the radio, and you enjoy a certain pleasure. You become enamored with the richness, or perhaps annoyed with the repetitive …


CT RECCOMENDS – The Menzingers

There aren’t many places in Baltimore where you feel safe, and The Ottobar, Maryland’s premier punk rock bar, certainly isn’t one of them. It’s located …


CT RECCOMENDS – Corporate Mixtape

The words “balance, focus, control” repeat like a mantra on Donovan Hikaru and Corp’s track “Outdoor Seminar”, a tune whose sound palette of MIDI slap …


Winter’s Bone

Reading this in 2014, it’s very likely you know who Jennifer Lawrence is. Her work in various arenas has put her on the map, as …


Short Term 12

It’s rare to find a film like “Short Term 12.” It’s a movie that is marvelously small in scope, and has no grand ambitions or …


John Frusciante – Shadows Collide With People

“And you can function as someone besides who you are,” John Frusciante sings on his 2004 solo album, “Shadows Collide With People.” Lyrics like this …


CT Recommends: The Mindy Project

The “Mindy Project” is the little show that could. It started off with dismal critical reviews caused by its poor writing and acting. There were …


CT Recommends: Ibibio Sound Machine – “Ibibio Sound Machine”

Ibibio Sound Machine, a 2014 afrobeat dance collective fronted by Nigerian singer Eno Williams, knows its stuff, but not necessarily in the way you’d expect. …


CT Recommends: Britney Spears – “Femme Fatale”

“Femme Fatale” is wild fun.


CT Recommends: Lemuria

Scholars once proposed that a long-lost sunken continent in the Indian Ocean known as Lemuria was responsible for unexplainable fossil distribution patterns in India and …


CT Recommends: Intouchables

Often, people aren’t enthused with the idea of subtitles. When you’re watching a film, who wants to be reading all the while? Movies are supposed …


CT Recommends: Tropic Thunder

“Tropic Thunder” is a movie beyond words. But, I will try my best to express the essence of this movie in the limited medium that …


CT Recommends: The Suburbs by Arcade Fire

On “The Suburbs”, Arcade Fire explores the human struggle that exists within a world confined by white picket fences. The band beautifully balances punk rawness …


Ray LaMontagne

CT Recommends: Ray LaMontagne

Ray LaMontagne delivers soulful, more energetic version of Iron and Wine.


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CT Recommends: ‘Frances Ha’

Frances Ha is a coming-of-age story for adults.


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CT Recommends: ‘Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking’

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Susan Cain has hit the nail on the head. There is a difference between being shy and being introverted, and her 2012 …


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CT Recommends: ‘Get Lucky’

Daft Punk takes their style in a bold, new direction.


CT Recommends: The Oatmeal

Goldin, publisher of the Campus Times, recommends “The Oatmeal”


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